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Discoloration Above Lip
Melasma?: That area is very prone to hyper pigmentation ( melanoma) usually due to birth control pills, pregnancy or acne scarring. Sounds like for you it could be due to acne in which case a very light fading cream could be helpful. It's important to use spf everyday to avoid future darkening particularly when you are using any light bleaching cream. See dermatology if it persists. Hope that helps. ...Read more
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
Bit my lip. The skin right above my upper lip is all red and looks like it's bleeding under the skin?
Keep it clean: Topical antibiotics may help.If severe may require systemic antibiotics. ...Read more
See a doctor: Would have to see them to tell. Best to be examined by a doctor. ...Read more
Sure it is your hair: Make sure it is the hair and not the skin. I bet it is this skin and you have something called melasma.If so, this can be treated with the use of the chain creams and the constant use of sunscreen. Don't forget a broad-brimmed hat in the summer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swollen red patches underneath the skin of my top lip & red raised patches. Lip is inflammed, red & buning on edges of top lip. No sores or pus. Help!
Irritant: This appears to be an irritant reaction. Check on the products you have been using on your face or even oral products. Are you using teeth-whitening tooth paste? How about mouth-wash introduced prior to onset of the lip problem? ...Read more
Wrinkly Upper Lip: A normal part of aging is loosing volume in the upper lip. Wrinkling, unfortunately, also occurs. Start with a skin care regimen that include tretinoin (retin-a and others), such as obagi. Give this six months. Still not happy, go see a provider who injects dermal fillers - juvederm / Restylane - and have your wrinkles filled. Chemical peels are great for facial wrinkles. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What would cause a tingling sensation on the floor of mouth? Feeling moved to inside of gums below bottom teeth, tongue,and face below lips above chin
Rather than guess: These types of situations require a personal clinical evaluation, along with some x-rays to determine cause. A proper diagnosis is recommended rather than a list of possibilities which are pure guesses made over the internet. Set up an appointment with your local dentist. ...Read more
Skin discoloration: You probably have a condition called melasma, which is sometimes associated with pregnancy and birth control pills. Regardless of the cause, there is no great way to treat this chronic problem. You might try a product containing hydroquinone which is modestly effective in causing the skin to become lighter. It may take months of therapy. Sunlight makes this worse, so use sunscreens. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Upper lip redness: I suspect that you are repeatedly (if unconsciously) licking your upper lip. this causes mild inflammation, which blunts the contrast between your lip and skin. this is a hard habit to break, but if you're doing it, you won't clear up completely unless you stop licking. ...Read more
LUMPS INSIDE MOUTH: WHAT IS THE QUESTION? DO SEE YOUR PCP. IT COULD BE ANYTHING, BUT I DO NOT THINK IT IS SOMETHING TO BE WORRIED ABOUT. THANK YOU FOR YOUR QUESTION. ...Read more
Over-biting of my upper lips has formed a triangle red patch on lower part of my upper lips. The skin peels off automatically and my lip color differ?
Upper lip chapped, tiny bumps & tingling for a few weeks now bottom lip has bigger bumps, semi-swollen & tingling. nothing is making upper lip better.
Multiple Causes: There are several things that could be at play. There really isn't enough information to make an informed guess like how long have they been there, do they hurt, do you have a fever, and not to embarrass you but have you recently performed oral sex on a male partner - a frequent cause of trauma to that area. If it doesn't get better or go away in 3-4 days, you need to see a dentist. ...Read more
What causes discoloration (white) of lower lip. There is no pain or blister. Just the discoloration.
Lip lesions: Without more details such as your age and how long the lesion has been there, it is difficult to guide you. The lower lip is particularly susceptible to sun damage, known as Actinic Cheilitis, this can look white and smooth Flat warts can also look white on the lips, as can Lichen planus. Best to have it evaluated by a professional. It is important to rule out malignancy such as Squamous cell ca. ...Read more
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