If you have tried every over-the-counter solution there is, and if this issue is important enough to you, you should just simply fix it with Botox.
In adequate doses Botox will stop your sweat glands from receiving any message to sweat. So they will just stop sweating. End of story.
Now, one of the tricks of this treatment is that you don't necessarily need a lot of Botox to achieve very adequate dryness. I find 20 units per side makes my patients very happy and grateful. This is much lower than the textbook recommendationn of 50 - 100 units per side, but it is commensurately much less expensive.
In my practice this 40 units would cost you $590, and you'd be dry for around 9 months.
Yes, the treatment involves multiple tiny needles to the skin of your armpit - at my place you'd get around 50 each side - but with EMLA, ice application and Entonox you'll be fine. Home and dry, as they say.
Risks: some little bruises are common, but, assuming the treatment is done properly and the Botox is applied to only the very superficial subdermis, no other side effects should arise (of course, going too deep would risk nerves and blood vessels - make sure your doctor is careful and experienced).
Some patients will describe that upon stopping the sweat from arising from one spot, more sweat arises elsewhere. So, for example, if we block your armpit sweat, you might find your hands or feet sweat more to compensate. Unfortunately, if you have this treatment, you have to accept this risk, but the great majority of patients still find the whole thing worth it.
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