The apocrine and merocrine sweat glands consists of myoepithelial cells and the gland cells comprises of epithelial cells. The myoepithelial cells contracts the sweat glands and hence the secretions accumulated over there are discharged. It is the nervous system which controls both the secretion of sweat and contraction of the sweat glands by myoepithelial cells.
Of all the sweating armpit and underarm sweat are the most common. Both of them create social and personal distress. Underarm sweat can be cured by some methods. By wearing loose clothes, using antiperspirants could be a useful option. But it could minimize the underarm sweat and won’t stop it permanently.
Some other methods to stop underarm sweat are using the natural and herbal methods. In natural home method, slice of potatoes are brushed on the underarm after the each shower and by applying the talc powder after it will do.
Using herbs like, Sage, Asparagus, Astragalus, Osha, Rehmannia and Schizonepeta will stop underarm sweat. These herbs act directly on the nervous system and stop excessive sweating in an hour or two. This could be a best option to stop sweating and to live a life which is sweat free. This shows the efficiency of herbal cure for excessive sweating. Also this method is extremely painless and easy to perform.