1) Sweating (Hyperhidrosis); It is a physiological event, that is, excessive sweat production. This picture can seriously affect the quality of life. It can be due to the diseases that the individual has, or it can be seen without any reason.
Treatment options; traditional (antiperspirant treatments, iontophoresis, drugs) approaches, botulinum toxin injection, lasers and surgical treatments. The treatment should be given according to the individual and jointly.
2) Botulinum Toxin , This toxin, produced by a bacterium, was first used in the treatment of strabismus. Today; It is used in wrinkle treatment, in people with teeth clenching problems, in people with Asian type face shape with thickened masseter muscle, in patients with excessive sweating and many other dermatological diseases.
For sweatingIt can be performed once a year in individuals with complaints of underarms, palms, soles, only scalp or facial sweating, and individuals with oily skin problems.
masseter botox ; It can also be applied to individuals with headaches due to clenching complaints, teeth deterioration and even fractures or individuals with Asian type wide face shape. This application, which first entered our lives with the application of botox to a patient with brain damage bruxism, was approved by the FDA in 2001. Administration dose; It varies depending on the gender, face shape or masseter muscle mass of the individual. After application, there may be slight weakness or asymmetry in chewing foods such as nuts, whole apples. It should be noted that this is temporary and will pass over time. In cases where the masseter botox application is not sufficient (especially the common opinion of some maxillofacial surgeons), botulinum toxin can be applied to both the masseter and temporal muscle regions to prevent the temporomandibular joint from being affected.