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I have heat bumps on my face and under my bottom lip they have become weepy and crusty and split when I smile, they are now very sore. Pls advise?

I have heat bumps on my face and under my bottom lip they have become weepy and crusty and split when I smile, they are now very sore. Pls advise?

See skin doctor : You can apply a topical antibiotics and keep area clean and avoid scratching you need to see a dermatologist for a definite diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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What to do if I have a cole sore on my top lip?

Your doctor can : prescribe valtrex (valacyclovir). Melissa Officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in European studies to help expedite cold sore healing. It can reduce healing time by 1/2. Studies also show regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation w lysine 1,000mg orally 3x a day at the onset, can hasten healing. Your dermatologist can provide laser treatments. ...Read more

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What to do about dry, chapped and sore lips.. help/ advice?

What to do about dry, chapped and sore lips.. help/ advice?

Moisture: A 36 year female with dry chapped lips. Try thick ointment for moisture such as vaseline or aquaphor. ...Read more

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I have a sore on the inside of my lip its like a line what can cause this?

I have a sore on the inside of my lip its like a line what can cause this?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. Two likely possibilities are viral infection, like herpes, or a mucocele from minor trauma. If the lesion persists beyond two weeks it would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more

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How can you treat cold sore on lip?

How can you treat cold sore on lip?

Options: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) expedites healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Your physician can prescribe oral valtrex (valacyclovir). ...Read more

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I have a sore on my outer vaginal lip?

I have a sore on my outer vaginal lip?

What is the question: Need a lot more information and to know what your question is in order to give you an answer. When? Other symptoms? Pain, bleeding, discharge, swelling? ...Read more

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Is a sore on lip automatically herpes?

NO!: In addition to herpes labialis, a sore could be a canker sore, or a chancre of syphilis! rarely, a sore could be a presentation of a tumor. Some sore are stress or hormone related. Herpes usually starts with a tingly feeling on the lip and then an eruption of small blisters which rupture and scab over and then heal in about a week. ...Read more

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What works for sore on the inside of lip?

Lip sore: If the sore has not been there very long (less than 2 week) you can try rinsing with warm salt water throughout the day. Just be sure to spit out after you rinse! ...Read more

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How can I make lips heal after a cold sore?

How can I make lips heal after a cold sore?

Healing: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite cold sore healing. It can reduce healing time by 1/2. Studies also show regular use can help v recurrences. ...Read more