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A 22-year-old female asked:

Dry patch of skin on top lip, comes back hard after i peel the skin (i know i shouldn't). been there for about 5 days. doesn't feel like a cold sore?

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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Derm: Hard to say without exam. Quit picking at your skin. Apply OTC skin lotion If persists, see dermatologist.
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