It’s perfectly natural – and expected – to feel a bead of sweat forming along your brow line during the heat of summer. You may even need to dab sweat from your face while you’re eating your favorite spicy salsa with chips. However, if you experience facial sweating without a trigger like physical exertion or spicy foods, you may suffer from excessive facial sweating.
Finding ways to manage and live with facial sweat may be taxing, especially since there is no way to hide or camouflage it. In this article, we identify five of the best wipes for facial sweating so you can treat it any time of day, no matter where you are.
This post was published in September 2020, and updated in December 2020 and December 2021.
As previously mentioned, sometimes food, anxiety, and exercise may trigger facial sweating. However, when facial sweating occurs without provocation, it may be a health condition called hyperhidrosis. This condition affects 4% to 5% of the population, causing them to sweat as much as four to five times more than the average person.
Craniofacial hyperhidrosis is when excessive sweating occurs on the head and/or face. Because your entire face is covered with sweat glands the amount of sweat produced can be profuse – like a torrential rain.
One of the easiest ways to treat facial sweating is to use hyperhidrosis face wipes containing the perfect amount of antiperspirant to effectively stop sweat. While some of these wipes may not be specifically designed for faces, they are gentle and effective enough to be used on most skin types. When trying out a new product, be sure to test the product around your hairline to ensure it is appropriate for your skin type.
Another effective product is Pepsi-Guard Maximum Strength Antiperspirant Wipes. These wipes are designed for the body in general, though they also work well on the face. The waterproof formula prevents sweat for up to five days from a single application. For best results, apply to clean and dry skin at night. The wipes are gentle, scentless, and safe to use on all skin types. (Buy on Amazon.)
SweatBlock Maximum Strength Antiperspirant Sweat Wipes are some of the best wipes for facial sweating caused by hyperhidrosis. The clinical-strength formula contains 15% aluminum chloride as the active ingredient and provides protection for up to seven days. Like the others, these wipes are individually wrapped, making them easy to carry with you. (Buy on Amazon.)
Sweat Shield Ultra Antiperspirant Wipes are made with a clinical strength antiperspirant that eliminates sweat for up to seven days. The added aloe extract helps to reduce irritation. This waterproof product is safe to use in treating excessive sweating anywhere on the body, including the face. Sweat Shield Ultra Antiperspirant Wipes are clinically tested and FDA approved. (Buy on Amazon.)
Zero Sweat Antiperspirant Wipes, like the name suggests, leaves you with zero sweat. The unique formula absorbs into the sweat glands to halt sweat production without clogging up your pores. These antiperspirant wipes provide sweat protection for three to five days. They are made in the USA and are FDA compliant. (Buy on the Zero Sweat website.)
Any of these antiperspirant wipes can help you manage your facial sweating so you can get through your day with confidence. To further treat your facial sweat, you may want to try home remedies, medications, and/or medical treatments.
Are you struggling with sweat in other areas too? If so, Ejis sweat proof boxer briefs and undershirts (available from our shop or on Amazon) may be just what you need to prevent sweat stains. Our underwear is made from premium fabric fused with odor-fighting silver and has an ultra-thin waterproof layer to protect your clothes from sweat. Try out Ejis dress socks to combat smelly and/or sweaty feet.
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