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Can You Get Eczema In Your Mouth
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Ihad eczema since birth I am20 and its got realy bad I see dermotogly for past 10 years I go every mouth but get no were is there anything eles to try?
A better dermatologi: You go every month to dermatologist????? You list not 1 eczema med.!!! Antihistamine not useful for eczema nor for itch due to it. Dust mites irrelevant. Why epipen (epinephrine)? Sounds like you are not treating eczema. If that is your problem go to a dermatologist who will actually treat you. You can be sure that we have very effective therapies for eczema. The sooner you get started, the better. Most p ...Read more
Fist line measure: Is to apply petroleum-based ointment to the area at bedtime and in the morning. ...Read more
Aquaphor: Try a barrier cream like Aquaphor to seal in moisture and prevent dryness and cracking of lips. Do not overuse chapsticks as these can actually cause worsening of symptoms. Also make sure that you are not putting makeups or lipsticks on that are causing an allergic reaction making your lips worse. Avoid licking lips if that is a habit of yours. ...Read more
Usually from licking: Often times the redness on the lip is from licking your lip. Try a wax based lip sunscreen to prevent the enzymes from your mouth getting on your skin. If it doesn't resolve add a little hydrocortisone at night. If still persists, see your dermatologist to get diagnosis. ...Read more
How can I get rid of darker upper lip and also have eczema which make it look darker. I had it for many year. My skin is very sensitive to many lotion?
See derm: See dermatologist to discuss treatment options. Usually a steroid would make this go away. ...Read more
No risk: Saliva is a very poor HIV transmitter. Your best bet is to keep your skin healthy and moisturized. Since you have eczema, you are at increased risk of dry and cracked skin. You must apply hypoallergenic moisturizer after handwashing to reduce irritation. You might also consider wearing gloves if this weighs on you psychologically. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
HELP! I have eczema above my upper lip and its so noticeable and red. How do I get rid of/hide or cover the redness. I need an immediate cure for this?
When I scratch I get hives or even lean my head on my arm I get a rash on my face. The doctor told me it was eczema but I don't think it's that?
I get some sort of rashl/eczema on my hand from something at work, last night my top lip was itchy and had the same lil blisters is it somethi else?
Possible Allergy: You may be sensitive to whatever it was at work. You may need to do some investigation yourself. You may present with just a plain redness on the affected areas or have welps/ hives, swelling, itching, even blisters like you had on your lips. Please have your doctor take a look. ...Read more
Moisturize: Moisturize with Vaseline or Aquaphor. Can use low-potency topical corticosteroids twice a day with flares but limit use as prolonged applications can cause thinning and discoloration of the skin. Also avoid triggers, daily use of Chapstick, and/or lip licking. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Moisturize...: If it is due to a persistent "lip-licker" and the diagnosis is certain, then frequent (every 1-2 hours while awake) applications of vaseline should help to restore the epidermal layer that has been damaged by the continuous wet-dry-wet-dry cycles. If the child is older and absorption is not a concern, then a very low potency steroid may also help. Also, zinc supplements may be beneficial. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
the most common reason for the unpleasant feeling of the lips and area around the mouth in eczema is the dryness. One inexpensive easy measure which many patients find helpful is to apply a sufficient quantity of vaseline on the lips, especially before going to bed. This natural organic substance applied often will act as a barrier to the effect of saliva as well as keep moisture in. ...Read more
I have a discoloration at the corner of my mouth. It looks like eczema. I have been using nixoderm for about 2 weeks now, but I don't see any difference?
See doc: The most common type of rash leading to discoloration in the corners of the mouth is something called angular chelitis aka perleche. This arises due to an increase in moisture which causes irritation and sometimes a yeast component. Any information on the skin/lips especially in darker skinned individuals can lead to a discoloration. However I would go see a doctor to probably diagnose and treat this. ...Read more
It's possible: Eczema occurs in any area of the body that is covered by skin, and it is not uncommon to see it occur on the lips. Because the lips can be especially sensitive due to numerous nerve endings, the resulting symptoms can be especially difficult to experience. Consult a dermatologist if the eczema is on the lips. If sores are in the mouth, consult a dentist for a comprehensive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
A range of persistent skin conditions that include dryness and recurring skin rashes that are characterized by one or more of these symptoms: redness, skin edema (swelling), itching, crusting, flaking, blistering, cracking, or bleeding. The cause of eczema is unknown but is presumed to be a combination of ...Read more
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