I Have Hyperhydrosis

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 53 People

    I have suffered with hyperhydrosis ever

    since I can remember, but it has definitely gotten worse as I have gotten older. I have quite severe facial & cranial sweating with my armpits & torso slightly less severe. I never get sweaty hands or feet though. It's hard to live with it as it is so visual being on my face. I...
    dcmhlt dcmhlt
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Feb 5, 2014

    I've had it on my hands

    since I was born, it gets in the way with a lot but I'm fine with it since it's only bad in the heat and when I'm anxious
    morticiamortal morticiamortal
    18-21, F
    Aug 18, 2014

    I would like to write an ebook about peoples

    daily struggles with hyperhidrosis I think it will help people to understand the condition. Who would be interested in helping to contribute to it?
    pbarn pbarn
    36-40, M
    1 Response Feb 2, 2016

    The first time I noticed my uncontrollable

    sweating, I was standing in line for lunch my freshman year of high school. I never had a problem before that. 11 years later I still suffer from it. However I found a life changing undershirt that stops all underarm sweat and allows me to wear anything I want, something I haven...
    Gophillies8 Gophillies8
    26-30, M
    Mar 22, 2015

    It's when your body has excessive sweat glands.

    I have them mostly in my hands,feet and armpits. It makes me sweat like crazy, even when it's not hot. I can just be standing there and my hands will start dripping with sweat, and I'll get huge sweat stains on my clothes, it's super embarrassing. And sometimes my feet will...
    Petepot Petepot
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 3, 2015

    Around 10 or 11 the problem began.

    At first I was unaware but my stepmom would tell me to go wash under my arms, I would, but she would still complain afterwards. With me the sweating is mild to moderate but I have a rancid odor that drives me insane. I'm constantly trying every different or new brand of...
    Girlolimberlost Girlolimberlost
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2015

    Finally getting the surgery this week

    for my hands! If anyone wants to know how it goes after the surgery and results just message me and I'll tell you everything!
    valm23001 valm23001
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jul 20, 2015

    It's A Horrible Curse To Carry

    I've never been diagnosed with it, but I sure as hell have it. I sweat excessively in my palms, feet, and underarms. I have ever since I was a kid. I really don't mind my feet or underarms sweating. That is fine, but what is really annoying is my palm sweat. I could never...
    Ananymous1 Ananymous1
    22-25, M
    Sep 25, 2013

    So Hard To Have Hyperhidrosis

    My hands and feet are sweating too much since i was kid. I thought Im the only one who is experiencing this thing. Im already 30 and only now I tried to search on google about too much sweating and I found out that it is called hyperhidrosis. It really is so hard to live a life...
    umblasgrace umblasgrace
    1 Response Nov 18, 2011

    I have suffered in silence

    for over ten years with this horrible problem. I did visit my gp many years ago, had a blood test (results came back normal) and presumed that nothing could be done! It is only recently that I have been doing lots of Internet research, that I have found so many people who suffer...
    Vixen2527 Vixen2527
    26-30, F
    Feb 28, 2015

    Nothing But Tanks

    I am 13. I have hyperhydrosis. To put it bluntly it sucks. My mother will not get me anti-perspirant from my doctor, so I have banished to the world of tank tops, even throughout the winter. Tank tops. Every day. It can be -20 or 150 and I sweat the same, sometimes more in the...
    dreamtobe dreamtobe
    13-15, F
    Feb 3, 2011
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