Best Products to Stop Excessive Sweating
1 CommentFriday, 14 June 2019 | Paul
It’s normal to sweat when the weather’s hot or when you exercise, but what about when it’s extreme and affects your day-to-day life? The fancy name for excessive sweating is hyperhidrosis, and it affects approximately 3% of the population. This might not sound like a lot, but that’s over 2 million people. Hyperhidrosis usually affects the armpits, hands and feet, but can be localised or affect the whole body, including the back, neck and face.
So, where should you start when tackling excessive sweating?
Many people find that the following actions help to reduce their sweating:
What Else Can Help?
As well as taking the above steps to keep our body cool and dry, it has been found that our diet has an impact on how little or how much we sweat.
Some food and drink induces sweating:
While some can reduce it:
If you’ve tried tips such as altering your diet and wearing loose fitting clothing to no avail, worry not! There are further steps you can take…
Treatments for Hyperhidrosis
Sometimes, after trying every environmental change under the sun, the time comes to try over-the-counter remedies. Read on for more information…
Using a strong antiperspirant spray or roll-on can work wonders compared to the usual deodorant sprays used in everyday life. Unlike deodorant, antiperspirants not only kill odour-causing bacteria, but also block sweat glands, making them a useful tool for treating hyperhidrosis.
To protect against hyperhidrosis and get you back to feeling your old self, the Perspi Guard Maximum Strength Antiperspirant Roll-On is the ideal guard against excessive sweating. Gentle yet effective, the antiperspirant’s aloe vera formula keeps armpits, hands and feet cool all year round.
Neat 3B Face Safer Gel
Foot Creams and Insoles
Foot sweating can be uncomfortable and even painful as it can result in blisters from rubbing on shoes.
If your sweating is localised to your feet, GEHWOL Fusskraft Green Cream for Sweaty Feet holds the answer! The specialist formula eases odour and cools the skin to provide long-lasting protection against sweat and discomfort.
The Zederna Original Natural Cedarsoles are flat insoles that are designed using cedar wood, coming with the sole purpose of preventing sweaty feet and reducing odour. Cedar wood has unique properties, as it designed to absorb moisture and leave feet smelling odourless. The insoles are completely flat, so should fit in your shoes just like any other shoe insoles.
Suitable for both men and women, the Pedag Magic Step Full Length Memory Foam Insoles feature an ultra-breathable top layer to promote freshness and reduce moisture on the feet by absorbing excess sweat.
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