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Bruise On Lip
Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more
No cure : Time will heal a bruise. Underlying factors. 1) how long ago was the accident? 2) did you go to the hospital? To keep swelling down, ice packs initially can be applied. Over the counter anti inflammatories or arnica montana. Vitamin k, a and c and bilberry extract can help. See your dentist to make sure some of the swelling is not coming from your teeth as trauma can devitalize them. ...Read more
I have a small bruise on my lip that popped up and it's been two weeks and it's still there. Should I be concerned?
I tried using this lip plumper to make my lips bigger and your supposed to suck on it but I just ended up with black bruises all over lips ! Help?
Dont use it: No long term benefit. Don't use it. ...Read more
I have a bruise on my lip from falling down the stairs yesterday, it doesn't hurt but I want to know how long it will take to heal. Can I speed it up?
Ice it: for the next6 24 hours .,..then apply heat! A bruise is a "collection" of burst and "old" red blood cells. By using ice at the beginning you decrease circulation (thus the bleeding is less) afterwards HEAT will promote the circulation to remove the blood products. Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
No treatment: Healing time is several days to several weeks, depending on the size of the bruise. ...Read more
Natural healing: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there. Avoid further trauma to the area and let nature take it's course. ...Read more
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