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Chapped Lips On The Inside Of The Mouth
Is there anything I can do or any type of chap stick that will lighten my lip color and keeper them moist?
Chap stick: Any type of chap stick should help to keep them moist, but your proably have to look in the make-up department to look for something to lighten the color. ...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
I have a numb and dry UPPER lip for 3 days. My upper lip is smooth, no chaps or flakes. But it's dry and very numb. Please help. Lower lip is fine.?
May be lip 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 his habit). If dry lips crack, they can get irritated by foods or juices. A doctor can sort things out. ...Read more
Hi! I have recently got a red rash just on my top lip, it looks like I've got lipstick left on my lip. Its very dry and beginning to chap.
I went skiing the other day and now it feels like above my upper lip is really dry and chapped, but chap stick doesn't help. What can I do?
Chapped: Chapped, dry, sunburned lips may respond to fragrance free moisturizer. Otc Hydrocortisone cream applied to red, irritated areas for a few days has a calming effect. If no improvement, see a dermatologist. Always use sunscreen on the lips, face, and sun exposed areas while outdoors. ...Read more
Lately, one spot on my lip has been dry and peeling. I always wear chap stick and use a soft lip exfoliator occasionally. What could be causing this?
Most likely benign: This is most likely benign at your age but should be evaluated by your dermatologist or dentist. ...Read more
What should I use on my dry lips? Yesterday I fell on my face and messed up my lip pretty badly. I've already seen a doctor but now my lips are super dry. There are some scraps on my lips so I wasn't sure if there is something I should use other than chap
Several choices: Try Bacitracin ointment or blistex creme. Both will sooth and aid healing. ...Read more
My lips are dry and cracking I can't seem to use chap stick lip gloss or even vasoline because ill get a cold sore every time. Anything else I can try?
Try this...: Take a topical antiviral ointment like zovirax, denavir, (penciclovir) or viractin and use it in combination with a lip balm or petroleum coating. You could even use abreva. These ointments have petroleum bases which will help lubricate your cracked lips and provide antiviral protection. Make sure you discuss with your dentist why you keep getting cold sores when applying these agents. ...Read more
Is my 3yr skin rashes coming form daycare? She gets a rash around her mouth with little splits in the corners first, then eventually all over her body, her mouth and bottom seem affected the most. She used my chap stick once and I got a split in the corne
This may be a condition called hand, foot, mouth disease, which is a mild, contagious viral infection common in young children. It presents with sores in the mouth and a rash on the hands and feet. Other areas of the body can be affected as well, including the buttocks which you mentioned. There is no specific treatment for this condition, as it usually resolves in 1-2 weeks. Your child's pediatrician will be able to tell you if this is what your child is dealing with, or if there is another cause. In the meantime make sure your child's day care practice good hygiene and isolates sick children.
Take care. ...Read more
Over 30 days, cracks corners of mouth, appears white like scar tissue, spreading, small white ulcers, some swelling, been treating with peroxide, abreva, neosporin, chap stix no results
One of four: Dermatologists, plastic surgeons, oral surgeons and dentists all know about lips and mouths, and any specific question you have will either be addressed by any of the above doctors or they will refer you to the doctor who can best treat your condition. ...Read more
Gargle listerine: If this doesn't help than may need to see doctor. Could be an infection. ...Read more
May be thrush: Thrush is a whitish coating inside the mouth (on the tongue, inside cheeks, the gums, etc...) caused by an overgrowth of yeast (candida). Candida is normally in people's mouths, but in small amounts so is invisible. Thrush is non-urgent if a baby is behaving fine, but should be evaluated by a primary care doctor who can prescribe medication if needed (if no over-the-counter treatment available). ...Read more
Watch it: Likely it means nothing (maybe you bit your lip). If it grows see a doctor. ...Read more
Processed food: Most dry foods are processed in some way. These processed foods have bisphenol a which blocks an important protein in liver involved in cadmium detoxification. Cadmium can lower 25-oh vit d3 which can cause dry skin on lips. Cadmium is a ubiquitous pollutant you can read about on my web page. ...Read more
I can yawn whenever my lips are close to each other, but I can't when my open my mouth all the way?
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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?
Causes of dryness around the mouth? Note, the lips are not chapped and the dryness is only around the mouth.
Hi I am Emma I have a purple line on my mouth on the lower lip I am 18 what can I do and what is it????? : (
Blood vessel: Sometimes there is a blood vessel that you can see, especially on the inside of the lips. It would be a good idea to have your doctor look at it and make sure that it is nothing serious. ...Read more
My 12 year old sons mouth is hurting he says it hurts in his bottom lip and this been happening since months?
Lip hurts: Need better history. Should be seen by human doctor. ...Read more
I accidentaly got kneed in the mouth and bit my inner lip real hard. What is the best method to heal/disenfect the wound?
B2: Just rinsing is enough for cleaning. Orally take riboflavin -b2 vitamin twice daily and methionine 500mg twice daily for a week. ...Read more
I have lumps in inner side of lips two on upper and two on lower on the sides. The lumps are soft and and same color as my mouth.?
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