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A 17-year-old female asked:

Hi, my bottom lip on the left side started to twitch yesterday and since then has been stopping and starting, it's very irritating especially while trying to talk. it's very noticeable as well, as my friend mentioned it. is there anything i can do that wo

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
Surgery 44 years experience
Stress: lip muscle will start twitching involuntarily because of stress, it could be a spasm from low potassium, and dehydration. so try to relax, either by meditation, or by any other way that will make you less stressful. hydrate well, and take potassium supplements like orange juice, and banana. exercise your facial muscle on and off during your relaxation exercise by making many motion with your lip.
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