A 33-year-old male asked:
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i have a what feels like a hair bump right under my lip and it has my lip swollen and sore what can i do for the swelling and soreness?

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Dr. Scott Grover
25 years experience General Surgery
Moist Heat: It sounds like you are describing an ingrown hair. Best treatment for that would be moist heat to open up the pores. Place a hot moist washcloth on the area every couple hours. If it gets worse you may need to see your physician for antibiotics. Especially if you get a lot of redness
Answered on May 20, 2015
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