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Heal Cut Lip
Superfast 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
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
Tincture of time.: Small cuts in the mouth heal pretty fast. Avoid irritating foods and drink. Rinse with a little salt water 4 times a day. Keep brushing and flossing. If increased pain, fever, won't even start to heal at all after 3 days, severe swelling,or cut is very large, go to ER. Tetanus immunization up to date? If not, get one within 72 hours. What happened anyway? When? ...Read more
Do the following: Take 1 200mg advil/ibuprofen/motrin every 4 hrs w lots of liquids or food. Rinse 4x/day w 1tsp salt in 8oz warm water. Swish ; spit out. Cover your "stickers" with the wax your orthodontic specialist will provide for you. Dab Benzocaine in orabase onto the sore spots w q-tip. ...Read more
EAsy Healing: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing occurs rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there though lip balm may help. Avoid further trauma to the area. Let nature take it's course. ...Read more
Help! i've has a horrible papercut-like cut in the center of my bottom lip that wont heal! what should I do?
Vaseline: The simplest method to keep your lip moist & allow for normal healing with constant cracking is to apply vaseline as often as necessary throughout the day. Be sure not to keep licking your lip as this just dries it out. If it's over a week & still not healed, see your dentist, physician or a dermatologist to make sure there are no other medical issues than needs addressing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How many days does it take to heal the wounds on lower lip&inner tissues which was cut during accident&stitches are also done by emergency Dr.
Usually a few days.: Unless chronically irritated, chewed, or reinjured, small lip cuts heal within a few days. Keep a small dab of Bacitracin on it to keep it moist and protected (and it keeps you from licking or chewing it--tastes bad). If it doesn't heal or comes back, you might be dealing with something else--have it checked out by a dermatologist. ...Read more
If I have a cut on the inner lips of my vagina and it's swollen what's the fastest way to heal it?
Do nothing.: Leave it alone. Vagina heals very quickly on its own. There is no way to make it go faster. ...Read more
What creme or remedy can I do to heal a cut on the inside of my vagina lips? It was a cut from a whole ago and now it's opened up again
I have a cut on the inside of my top lip that has been on there for about a couple months and it won't heal. It stings from time to time, especially i?
Oral lesion: Please kindly see a oral surgeon to take a look at the cut and to make sure its not infected and to look at other causes for not healing. ...Read more
Time: You did not indicate the cause of the cut or severity. Usually, minor cuts or tears will heal spontaneously without treatment. If the cut is deep and or bleeding, seek medical attention. If caused by an infection or truama seek medical attention. ...Read more
Hi I feel there's a cut inside the mouth very close to the lips what is the cause? And how do I heal it?
When eating, I bite inside my lower lip & it cuts/swells, then painful to eat several days afterward. Happens often. How to treat so it heals quickly?
Hi , finally getting over cold. Noticed my lips are cracked ..& cut my bottom lip trying to pull skin off :/ what could I put on it to heal my lips :?
Lubricate: Vaseline or Aquaphor or chapstick.Get a more detailed answer ›