Sweat Reduction

Excessive sweating, also known as hyperhidrosis, can significantly impact various aspects of your life. Whether it’s damp underarms that leave embarrassing sweat marks on your clothes, constantly clammy hands that make simple tasks difficult, or sweaty feet that lead to discomfort and odor, the effects of hyperhidrosis can be distressing and affect your self-confidence. It’s not just about the physical discomfort; it can also have emotional and social consequences, causing you to feel self-conscious in social situations or avoiding certain activities altogether.

The good news is that there are non-surgical treatment options available to help manage and reduce excessive sweating, offering hope for those struggling with this condition. By addressing the underlying causes of hyperhidrosis, these treatments can help you regain control over your life and feel more confident and comfortable in your own skin.

Single treatment - $500
Package of 3 treatments - $1,700
Treatment Length
15-60 minutes
How long does it last?
1 to 3 years

Morpheus8 RF Microneedling for Hyperhidrosis

Morpheus8 offers a potential solution for those struggling with hyperhidrosis. This non-surgical treatment utilizes radiofrequency microneedling technology to target the sweat glands and reduce their activity. By delivering controlled heat energy deep into the skin, Morpheus8 disrupts the overactive sweat glands, leading to a noticeable reduction in sweat production. With minimal downtime and long-lasting results, Morpheus8 provides a convenient and effective option for individuals seeking relief from excessive sweating.

Questions & Answers

Is the treatment painful?

Prior to the procedure, a topical numbing cream is applied to ensure a comfortable experience. Most patients report minimal discomfort during the treatment.

How many sessions are required?

The number of sessions required may vary depending on the individual and the severity of the hyperhidrosis. Typically, multiple sessions spaced a few weeks apart are recommended for optimal results.

Is there any downtime associated with Morpheus8 for sweat reduction?

While there may be some redness and swelling immediately following the treatment, it typically subsides within a few days. Patients can usually resume their normal activities shortly after the procedure.

How long do the results last?

Results can vary from person to person. However, many individuals experience long-lasting results, with a significant reduction in sweat production that can last for months or even years.

Can Morpheus8 be combined with other treatments?

Yes, Morpheus8 can be combined with other treatments, such as antiperspirants or clinical-strength deodorants, to enhance the overall effectiveness of sweat reduction.

Are there any side effects?

The most common side effects of Morpheus8 for sweat reduction include temporary redness, swelling, or mild discomfort at the treatment site. These typically resolve on their own within a short period.

Is the treatment permanent?

While Morpheus8 can provide long-lasting results, it does not permanently stop sweat production. Periodic maintenance sessions may be recommended to sustain the desired outcome.

How soon can I expect to see results?

Some patients notice a reduction in sweat production immediately after the first treatment, while others may require multiple sessions to see significant improvements. The full results usually become more apparent over time.

How much does it cost?

Please refer to our fee schedule for medical Morpheus8 pricing.

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Botox for Hyperhidrosis

Botox injections for hyperhidrosis involve the use of botulinum toxin to temporarily block the nerve signals that trigger sweat production. Botox is particularly suitable for smaller treatment areas such as underarms, palms, or soles of the feet.

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Dr. Philip Barnsley, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Victoria, BC, specializes in a variety of plastic surgery procedures including breast augmentation, breast lift, tummy tuck, facelift, as well as a number of non-surgical medical aesthetic procedures. He serves Lantzville, Nanaimo, Victoria, and other communities throughout Vancouver Island.