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Lips Black After Death
Hi there, I have some black spot that looks like dead skin on my penile head. Is it something that I should worry about?
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What your described is not enough to draw a conclusion; the logical things to do is collect detailed history, get right physical exam, & conduct needed test so to deduce right Dx for right Rx. To have these things done correctly, follow the instructions as described in
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31yr male. Have fibromyalgia since a yr. Since 3 mnths have dry mouth&lips. If at all I get diagonized with sjogren syndrome, will I die an early death?
It is not good: Discoloration from tobacco use is a problem. Encourage you to quit tobacco use. ...Read more
No natural treatment: Dark lips cannot be lightened with any natural means. Best and safest to use lipsticks to alter the color of your lips. ...Read more
Depends: Dark brown to black appearance on the inside of your baby's lips might indicate your baby is not getting enough oxygen (cyanosis). If you baby is not feeding well, sweating with feeds or very sleeping take him/her to the er. Otherwise be sure to contact your md asap. This might be normal but please have your baby examined. ...Read more
The "blackness" is caused by a pigment in your skin called melanin. People of african descent simply have more melanin in their skin compared to people of asian or european ancestry.
There are cosmetic treatments available from a dermatologist, but they can be expensive. My advice would be to take pride in your unique look. ...Read more
Moister barrier: Use products such as vasoline/chap stick until your symptoms improve. It's only a matter of time. ...Read more
My lips centre suddenly become white in color both end is very black it looks ugly help me out plzzzzzzz. Plzzz...Plzzzzz..
Stop balm: I suspect an allergy.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hi officials, please, since 3 years now, I have developed a redish lips and it alwaz pains me sometimes, I am a black skinned man. It seems like thi?
Just few causes: Causes of acute red and swollen lips are more common such as angioedema, herpes, allergy/beesting etc. Yours is considered chronic and few causes such as crohn's disease, melkersson-rosenthal syndrome, pink-puffer variant of COPD (chronic obstructive lung disease) etc. It seems this is bothering you, I recommend seeing doc for an evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more
Black guy red lips: This represents increased blood flow to the lips, and is most likely due to irritation. If it persists, or turns purple or bruise like, and doesn't go away, you should be checked to make sure you don't have a blood disorder. ...Read more
Depends on cause: It is important to first determine what is causing you lips to be "half black and red". Once that is determined, the safest, most effective way to balance out your lip color can be recommended. ...Read more
Avoid licking them: Use chapstick regularly avoid licking them.Get a more detailed answer ›
What are the small black dots on my lips? There are about 10 in different sizes. How do I cure this?
Not sure: It is very tough if not impossible to DX rashes over the computer. See your dr to get an official DX of the black spots, then the most likely treatment that will work will be addressed. Best wishes. ...Read more
Hii I m 22 years old boy. I never smoke but still my lips turn black in colour. What should I do to make them pinkish nd shining...and what should I do to make my face look fair.
Melanin in skin: Gives the dark pigment, and one's overall skin tone is usually inherited, Sun exposure increases the melanin, so wearing sunscreen on your face and avoiding sun should help to keep it as light as possible. Also, whenever the skin is irritated, it causes post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, so use lip emollients if chafed. See your doctor if the inside of your cheek or nails beds are not pink. ...Read more
Could be cold: Do your lips turn dark on exposure to cold? If that is the only way lips turn dark, that is a normal reaction. ...Read more
Could be anything: Could be anything, including nothing. Get it checked. ...Read more
A few things: Possible causes: smoking, sun exposure, high intake of caffeine beverages, hot food, biting/licking the lips constantly, high levels of iron, vitamin b deficiency, allergic reaction. Treatment: lip balm, lemon juice, water. Avoid hot foods, tea, coffee, tobacco, and alcohol. Hope this helped :]. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Medicine: My first thought: bismuth. Many over-the-counter preparations to treat upset stomachs (like pepti bismol) contain bismuth, which can turn your tongue dark temporarily. Laxatives can also cause dark spots in the mouth and inside the colon if you use them all the time. ...Read more
Black Mouth: Smoking stains the tissues of your mouth, especially your tongue. It does worse to your lungs and the rest of your body! Licorice can also stain the tissues black. ...Read more
Black skin lesions: Recommend dermatologic eval to determine diagnosis and to formulate treatment plan. ...Read more
Can't treat at home: You need to make sure it is not some kind of normal pigmentation. Real medical problems causing dark lips require sophisticated evaluation and testing to make sense of the causes. You can start with a general doctor and see if you need to go further. ...Read more