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British Institute for Blushing and Sweating
Welcome to the British institute for blushing and sweating website
The constant fear of facial blushing (erythrophobia), a red face or excessive sweating of the hands, face or underarms/armpits (hyperhidrosis) can result in a feeling of frustration, embarrassment, and unhappiness. Many patients feel these conditions often “holds back” their life, both socially and at work. Some patients develop avoidance behavior, which can be at work or socially. Impaired quality of life and a social phobia can develop. Facial blushing and hyperhidrosis can be successfully treated by various methods including new laser therapy and “key hole”surgical technique called Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy.
Some patients suffer from excessive face, hand or underarm/armpit sweating. Some patients suffer from a fear of facial blushing, facial flushing or a red face.. Whilst these two conditions often do not occur together in the same patient, occasionally they do. There can be some overlap in the cause of these symptoms and in some of the treatment options available.
The Facial Blushing and Sweating Centre Is a dedicated private clinic that specializes in the treatment of facial blushing / red face and treatment of excessive sweating. The Blushing and Sweating Centre is based in Central and North London. The centre has a very large experience in dealing with the treatment of patients who suffer from either or a combination of facial blushing and excessive sweating particularly head and face sweating , underarm/armpit sweating / axilla sweating or sweating in the palms of the hands. Some people also seek treatment or advice with excessive sweating on the feet or excess sweating on the back.
Some people may describe their facial blushing as either facial flushing or a red face. In many cases this refers to the exactly the same thing but in other cases there can be alternate reasons such as Rosacea. The medical term for patients seeking treatment for excessive facial blushing/ facial flushing or red face is erythrophobia
Each patient visiting the Blushing and Sweating Centre in London has a unique and personal story. Many patients seek treatment or cure for facial blushing / red face or treatment and cure for excessive sweating. Some patients may seek simple advice for the treatment of facial blushing and or excessive face, hand, armpit or feet sweating and wish guidance on the available treatment options.
The Centre specializes and are experts in the latest and most up to date treatments face blushing for hand sweating, underarm/armpit sweating, face sweating and feet sweating. These treatments for excessive sweating includes drug therapy injections to the sweat glands , iontophoresis, of the sweat glands as well as laser destruction of the sweat glands and endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy.
The centre specializes in both the latest clipping and cutting techniques for endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy. Both can have their unique advantages in treating excessive sweating of the face, sweating of the hand or armpit of the treatment of facial blushing.
The centre also specializes in a very and highly selective sympathectomy to reduce the chances of any unwanted side effects.
In summary The British Blushing and Sweating Centre offers the most up to date advice and expert treatment regarding the treatment of either excessive face sweating hand sweating armpit sweating and or facial blushing and the red face.
Causes of Hand, Face & Underarm Sweating
Excessive hand, facial or underarm sweating is usually caused by an overactive sympathetic nervous system. :earn by by clicking below
Non-Operative treatment for Facial Blushing
Non-invasive / psychological therapy should always be considered first in patients who blush as ETS is irreversible and more invasive.
Drug Therapy of the underarm is very effective in stopping severe sweat production. An advantage of this treatment is that it can be performed under local anaesthesia
Laser Treatment for Underarm Sweating
This is a new and exciting treatment. It is performed under local anaesthetic. Return to work is almost immediate. FInd out more below
Face Sweating Treatment
Endoscopic Thoracic sympathectomy (ETS) of the T2 nerve is the treatment of choice for face sweating. Drug therapy is not very effective for this condition
Hand Sweating Treatment
Endoscopic Thoracic sympathectomy of the T3 and T4 nerve provides a 98% success in stopping sweating of palms of the hands.