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Lip Rash Treatment
I have a dry rash underneath my nose on my upper lip. What is the best treatment for it? It happens every few months -- goes away and comes back.
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3yo daughter had swelling of the lip and rash reaction to peanuts. What is the best treatment option - avoidance or desensitizing?
Inflammation of skin: Rash or dermatitis is inflammation of the skin causing redness and sometimes swelling, itching. There are many causes of lip rash such as licker's lips (caused by constantly licking), irritant dermatitis, perioral derm, seborrheic derm, perleche. Contact derm, angular chelitis, actinic chelitis, eczema or atopic derm. ...Read more
Some thoughts...: Persistent chapped lips may be lip eczema, which can be treated like skin eczema, using hydrocortisone cream, plus Vaseline or Aquaphor to moisturize. Sometimes, lipsticks or lip sunscreen chemicals are causing an allergic reaction on the lips. Other times, a person is a primary lip-licker (it's his habit). Once cracked, lips get irritated by routine foods and juices. A doctor can sort things out. ...Read more
Need to identify: What the bump is what is the type of rash on the calves -to recommend treatment. Dermatological evaluation would help with that. ...Read more
reoccurring upper lip rash from 2 months. There are very very tiny bumps without any fluid. After 2 days I see a white patch. Is it oral herpes?
Could red wine like syrah or shiraz and/or blueberries suddenly cause brow & lip swelling then lip rash afterwards, ie allergic reaction?
Possibly: It's common to be allergic to these things, and it would be best for you to be evaluated in person by your family doctor (or a dermatologist or allergist). ...Read more
Can yeast overgrowth be the cause of my anxiety, brain fog, and facial lip rash? Diflucan (fluconazole) cleared rash for a month.
Avoid sugary foods: If you have a problem with yeast, the cure is to avoid sugary food, including foods that turn into sugar after you eat them, like bread, cereal, pastries, and pasta. You may also have a problem with the immune system that makes you susceptible to yeast infection. Or you may have another infection such as epstein barr virus that has weakened your system. This would need a doctor's help. ...Read more
My husband has a rash on his head that looks like psoriasis what is the treatment for this please (it's been bleeding) thank you?
I have a rash on the corona of my penis and the head. I've been treating as a yeast infection I was just wondering what arevthe signs of the treatment working?
Rash goes away.: If the medicine works, the rash will go away, usually within 10 days. If you have not seen any improvement after three to five days, get seen by a doctor to be sure you do have a fungal infection. There are other causes of rashes besides yeast. If you have had unprotected sex, get checked for std's. Also, avoid scented products and harsh soaps/detergents/fabric softeners. Don't over-scrub. ...Read more
Do I need to seek medical treatment for a 2 week old tick bite that is now causing a nickel sized rash? I couldn't get the mouth out when I pulled it
Yes: Yes you should see a doctor. You may need some antibiotics. ...Read more
I have a rash on the head and around the rim of my penis. No itch. No skin raised. Mild soreness. I think it might be a yeast infection? Treatment?
See a doctor: Genital skin problems are quite common and there are too many possibilities to make even an educated guess. No STD is a likely cause of such a rash, but that's about all that can be said. See a doctor -- and avoid any self treatment before you are seen, which could make diagnosis more difficult. ...Read more
What can I do about my 10yo's eczema which started as rash around corner of mouth now spread to cheek and back of neck? Prevention and treatment?
Determine cause.: One of the most important elements in treating eczematous rashes is to determine the cause if possible. See an allergist or dermatologist for evaluation. If needed, allergy testing should be performed. ...Read more
Red spot/small round rash on head of penis. Not responsive to anti fungal treatment. Not an std. No pain or itch. What could it be and how to treat?
W/ hand foot mouth, pediatricians, is it normal for my 2 yr old to develop a rash all over the back of his legs and butt? Small red dots. Treatment?
Yes: The area around the bottom and upper legs is a common additional site of hfm, it just didn't make it to the label when the pattern was being named. If that's the only site and there are no blisters it could be something else. Te variability of hfm is quite diverse, with some having only one area involved. ...Read more
Got little bumps or rash on my upper lip what is cause and what is the cure and how do you treat it.?
Developed a red rash at the base of vagina and inside small bumps vagina lips. Itches badly. Cause and cure?
Please seek: Medical evaluation for an accurate assessment and treatment plan. Take care. ...Read more
Lip rash: It needs to be evaluated and seen by a doctor to determine what it is. See your primary first. ...Read more
I hve a red rash on th inside edges where my lips connect. Feels numb and swollen. I also have a canker sore on my tongue. Wat is wrong? Wats the cure?
Moisturizing: Eczema is often controlled by strategies to reduce drying of skin. Avoid irritants (harsh soap, hot water) and apply moisturizer immediately after bathing and several times during day (Aquaphor, Vanicream, Eucerin, CeraVe are all good, but with varying degree of "greasiness"). Low-dose topical corticosteroid can be used as well. If any sign of infection of cracked skin, then antibiotic essential ...Read more
I hope its small: Most small, clean lip lacerations need no intervention, especially inside the lip. Lacerations of the outside are more likely to need suturing especially if they cross the border of the lip into surrounding skin. If in doubt check with an urgent care center. They may also recommend a tetanus booster. If caused by teeth a dentist may need to inspect for broken teeth. ...Read more
Lip dryness, eczema: Persistent dry lips may be lip eczema, which can be treated like skin eczema, using hydrocortisone cream plus Vaseline or Aquaphor to retain moisture. Sometimes, lipsticks or lip sunscreen chemicals are causing an allergic reaction on the lips. Other times, a person is a primary lip-licker (it's her habit). Once cracked, lips get irritated by routine foods and juices. A doctor can sort things out. ...Read more
Lip balm: Lip dryness can be alleviated with lip balm or vaseline. ...Read more
Tremors are treatabl:
Lip twitching may be innocuous and caused by:
•emotions like anger, amusement, fear.
•excessive stimulant intake
•alcohol withdrawal or abuse.
•cigarette or nicotine withdrawal
•damage or irritation of the facial nerve
if persistent then consider:
there are others. Please seek a neurologic eval. ...Read more