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I have a pimple right above my lip that keeps repussing, is it a herpes?

I have a pimple right above my lip that keeps repussing, is it a herpes?

Herpes simplex: Without seeing this have no way to know. Might be staphylococcal or half a dozen other things. Show this to a doctor. ...Read more

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Pimples (Definition)

Pimples are a kind of acne, and are a condition where oil gets trapped in a pore of the skin resulting in small area of ...Read more

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I have 6 small pimples above my upper lip. They start to fade away but reappear within a few days, they have white tips,are painful. What can I do?

I have 6 small pimples above my upper lip. They start to fade away but reappear within a few days, they have white tips,are painful.  What can I do?

Benzoyl peroxide: It is common for teenagers to get some acne. Try over the counter benzoyl peroxide treatment to try to get rid of it. Apply it to dry skin about 15 minutes after washing. It may take a few weeks to clear up. Also see this Mayo clinic site for more information. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/acne/basics/treatment/con-20020580 ...Read more

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How to get this small pimple above my lip to disappear?

How to get this small pimple above my lip to disappear?

Pimple disappear: Hello, Without a picture of your "small" pimple, it is impossible to advise you how to make it disappear. In fact, it may be gone by the time you read this response. ...Read more

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How to treat pimples under my nose and above my lip and that never go away?

How to treat pimples under my nose and above my lip and that never go away?

Sounds like perioral: dermatitis. Need to see derm to get prescription medication to clear! ...Read more

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I have a small pimple looking thing on skin above my upper lip thats half on skin half on lip?

I have a small pimple looking thing on skin above my upper lip thats half on skin half on lip?

This could be a: simple pimple. It also could be the beginning of a bacterial infection (impetigo) or a herpes lesion (especially if it blisters), or if you had any injury to the area, it could be from that. I would recommend that you have it checked by your doctor. ...Read more

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I have what looks like a pimple on the surface of my vagina. (like right above the lips and a lil off to the left) should I be worried?

I have what looks like a pimple on the surface of my vagina.  (like right above the lips and a lil off to the left) should I be worried?

See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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I have a pimple-like above the lips of my clit, I did shave, but I also had sex could it be the cleanliness of the shaver or could sex have caused it?

I have a pimple-like above the lips of my clit, I did shave, but I also had sex could it be the cleanliness of the shaver or could sex have caused it?

Razor bumps : It is common to get razor bumps with a shaver that is not clean but a pimple could be a sign of an infection. Don't forget safe sex. Have fun and b safe. ...Read more

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I popped a pimple on right above my upper lip. It then turned the surrounding area into red sensitive skin. It makes a colorless liquid. What's wrong?

I popped a pimple on right above my upper lip. It then turned the surrounding area into red sensitive skin. It makes a colorless liquid. What's wrong?

Exudate: The clear fluid is likely exudate, a response of your body to the injury. Cool compresses with aloe vera gel may help. Persistent redness, tenderness, and colored discharge indicates infection and should be treated by your physician. ...Read more

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Can oral herpes start out underneath your skin above the upper lip , like a little cystic pimple?

Can oral herpes start out underneath your skin above the upper lip , like a little cystic pimple?

Yes: Herpes has what is called a prodrome period or a period of mild discomfort before a full outbreak occurs. This is when prescription Acyclovir is most effective and can prevent the full outbreak. If you see your dentist or physician right away, they will generally give you a prescription to take now with refills to use during future onsets - but they need to see it to diagnose it correctly. ...Read more

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