"Whilst normal sweating regulates body temperature,
excessive sweating can be chronically embarrassing," said Nicky Naylor,
the Harley Medical Group's Botox specialist. "Sufferers can start avoiding
social situations. Many patients feel that not having to worry about getting
uncomfortably sweaty is a big boost to their confidence, especially during
Botulinum toxin is a poison, but is used in cosmetic
procedures to smooth wrinkles. Now it may also be used to stop sweat.