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Lip Moisturizer Poisoning
I was kissed for the first time & after 2 days my lips became rough and chapped, even tho I always stay hydrated and put lip moisturizer. Why?
Passion: Must have been a passionate kiss. Use the vaseline several times a day. ...Read more
Toxic ingestion (also called "poisoning") is a condition in which a person has eaten or drank a substance that causes ill symptoms or damage to his body. Taking an overdose of a medicine, taking any dose of a poison, drinking too much vodka, or accidentally drinking antifreeze . . . are all ...Read more
Dry lips: It is hard to say without some more history but it could be a dermatitis, or allergic reaction, lip moisturizers and some foods contain fillers that help hold them together, like carrageenan, which could be responsible for the reaction. Excessive licking of the lips can also be a couse but seen more in children. Red light therapy may be helpful or seeing an allergist or iridologist could help. ...Read more
I have this dry, irritant and discoloration above my upper lips for few years on and off. I tried apply moisturizer on it but it was still there.
I would encourage: dermatological evaluation for this duration.Get a more detailed answer ›
Was given Desonide Ointment 0.05% for really chapped lips caused by Claravis. Was wondering how does this work for my lips? Is it a moisturizer?
Why are my lips always peeling? What should I use as a good moisturizer? Vaseline and carmax does not work (of course).
I woke up and suddenly my lips were extremely chapped and irritated. I tried to moisturizer and exfoliate to help speed up recovery but it seemed to make it worse and it seems like perhaps some sort of puss is coming out as my Chapstick gets watery quick
Take it easy!!: Exfoliation of chapped lips? Excuse me while I step outside for a moment to let out a scream. Go easy and keep lubricated. Lips will heal quickly. Vaseline or Aquaphor GENTLY applied 10x a day will help you. "Exfoliation" is seldom a useful process for any kind of skin, but is guaranteed to devastate chapped lips. If your lips are like potato chips just lubricate them. ...Read more
The area around my mouth and lips have been very dry, rough, and peeling a lot. I wear a lot of moisturizer daily, but doesn't help? What could it be?
I have been suffering from acne above my upper lip for a couple of months now I have tried clean & clear face cream an moisturizer but didn't help muc?
Acne upper lip: Person of unknown age and gender notes: I have been suffering from acne above my upper lip for a couple of months now I have tried clean & clear face cream an moisturizer but didn't help much? ANS: Suspect it is just plain acne and you will grow out of it. Show to you Dr and ask about their opinion. Or go to see Dermatologist. Keep us posted. ...Read more