MiraDry User Discussions

I've read about both miraDry and Botox, but I'm still undecided which one is better, since neither one guarantee results. I was thinking about getting Botox first, to see how I feel about it, and then get the more perma...

Is there something I can do on my own that can solve excessive sweating? I'm not sure I would go so far as to see a doctor about it.

Is it expensive? I haven't met anyone whose had hyperhidrosis surgery, and I'm totally clueless about how much it could cost. I hope it's a decent price.

I'm pretty sure I can't use miraDry to treat my excessive facial sweating, but there must be some other treatments for this issue. Any idea?

I suffer from anxiety, and because of that my hands tend to be sweaty most of the time. To be honest, I would pay big money to take care of this inconvenience, but I know nothing about what treatment would work for me. I...

I'm 38 years old and, with age, weight gain is almost inevitable. I weigh 214 lbs now, more than I ever have, and I realized I've started to sweat a lot more than I ever had before. Can it be because of the extra pounds...

MiraDry uses microwave technology, which has been controversial for decades. Am I putting myself at risk of developing cancer if I decide to get miraDry treatments for my armpits? I don't necessarily have a sweating pro...

From what I heard, miraDry is FDA-approved to only treat the underarm excess sweating, but I met doctors who said it can be used on some other areas too (back, thighs). Does the price change, depending on the area?

I'm a bit confused on this one. Isn't Botox used for wrinkles on the face? How can it limit sweating? Is it effective?

I haven't heard of any deodorant that can really be helpful for hyperhidrosis (not just mask the odor), but maybe you can help me on this matter.

I know miraDry cause temporary swelling and redness, but is there any more permanent side effects, such as damaging the armpit nerves or excessive radiation? I want to make sure I'm not exposing myself to any risk befor...

This is my note in response to the 37 year old male patient who asked if MiraDry is worth it. It looks like it was posted under the ask a cosmetic doctor section, and since I have a patient account, it's preventing me f...