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Facial Sweating

Facial Sweating

Facial sweating is destroying my confidence to go to work, it's not classed as a disability and i have to endure working while sweat is actually dripping from my face, my hair looks like i've been swimming. Starting to become severely depressed in tears when i'm at home most of the time, could really do with some support and ideas about this.

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A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

I too suffer from facial sweating (24yrs now), the worse you feel about it the worse you sweat as I’m sure you already know. Honestly CBT was life… read more

posted 15 days ago
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Botox

Botox

Can I have Botox injections in my face though and is it painful when I am out shopping or just out and about in general I find it so embarrassing it’s like standing under a shower and then obviously I get anxious nd I know this will be making matters worse

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A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

Botox is expensive and needs to be repeated, they say at roughly 6 monthly intervals, but I know some who have had to have more after 2-3 months. Not on… read more

posted 3 months ago
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My sweating always comes with overheating. Especially my head/face. But still no diagnosis any ideas anyone?

My sweating always comes with overheating. Especially my head/face. But still no diagnosis any ideas anyone?

I get hot flashes continuously, which always comes with going red and sweating so bad my clothes soak in minutes. If it's chilly outside steam will actually come off my head. Been tested for so many things and seen soo many doctors who have all given up on me even though they've seen it. My head and face are the worst though. It's a constant drip, it's ridiculous. I hate leaving my house. Anyone deal… read more

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A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

Same symptoms for me too

posted 3 months ago
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Help with facial and scalp sweating.

Help with facial and scalp sweating.

I’m really desperate for advice on how to manage this cursed. I don’t even need to be active for sweat to be pouring off my face and making my hair wet. It’s getting so bad I don’t want to leave my home because I’m so embarrassed

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A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

StaceyWalshBeaton I wear a battery operated fan around my neck... everywhere I go, almost! I don’t care if I look like a weirdo... my comfort is way… read more

posted 7 months ago
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Propantheline does this work for excessive head sweating

Propantheline does this work for excessive head sweating

my head gets very hot, especially when working or indoors, when i lay down at night it starts straight away my head is so hot my glasses steam up it drips down my face and neck,

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A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

I saw my Dermatologist for mine.. I didn't know who to see.. He helped quite a bit. I am on a topical medication called Drysol, you apply wherever you… read more

posted 5 months ago
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Benzodiazepines

Benzodiazepines

I want something to take to stop the sweating not make it worse

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A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

Benzodiazepines don't stop the sweating! Been on them.

posted 17 days ago
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Does everyone else who sweats profusely from their head have thinning hair?

Does everyone else who sweats profusely from their head have thinning hair?

At 1st i thought it was my meds. Then maybe stress. It then occurred to me that I'm constantly wiping my hair where its thinning?

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A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

Only a little thinning. Mine is more age related.

posted 4 months ago
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Diagnosis/treatment

Diagnosis/treatment

What do I have to say to my doctor for them to take me seriously about my excessive sweating!! I want to try oxy or benzo or whatever but what do I need to do to get it? I’ve tried prescription deodorant, my skin is to sensitive for that.

Please help... I’m desperate like you

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A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

Stick your arm pit in his fsce without deodorant on and say now do you get it doc,?
If they dont help you report them to your insurance company.

posted 6 months ago
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