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I have 4 whitish pink spots on my lower lip. Started with two. I've been told they could be comedones. How do I get rid of trapped skin cells (comedones) on my lower lip?

I have 4 whitish pink spots on my lower lip. Started with two. I've been told they could be comedones. How do I get rid of trapped skin cells (comedones) on my lower lip?

Depends on...: Depends on exactly where they are and what they are. Comedones are on the skin next to the lip, or right at that border. The can be removed in the same way an aestician does a facial (but the lip area is more sensitive to pain). If the spots are actually on the lip (the red area), they might not be comedones. An experienced dermatologist or facial plastic surgeon can look and discuss the options. ...Read more

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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


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I have dark brown spots on my lips both upper and lower lip due to excessive lip biting dry cracked lips & licking. How to get my pink lips back?

I have dark brown spots on my lips both upper and lower lip due to excessive lip biting dry cracked lips & licking. How to get my pink lips back?

Peutz-Jeghers Synd?: Dark brown spots on the lips may be the first manifestation of peutz-jehgers syndrome. While the spots are benign, the dangerous association is with polyps in the gastrointestinal tract that can become cancerous. A family history may help sort out the diagnosis. Lip biting, chapped lips and licking will not cause these melanotic macules. See a dermatologist, and have a colonoscopy. ...Read more

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Black spot on lower lip. Is it bad?

Black spot on lower lip. Is it bad?

Recommend: Having a dermatologist evaluate it. At 75 years old you have probably seen a lot of solar damage. Take care. ...Read more

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Vitiligo spot on lower lip. What are my options for masking it. Light therapy is not working. It's a small spot and stable.

Vitiligo spot on lower lip. What are my options for masking it. Light therapy is not working. It's a small spot and stable.

See dermatologist: To mask your vitiligo spot, you may use some make up to make it less prominent. There are treatments -you can discuss with your dermatologist or cosmetologist ...Read more

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What could be the cause for black spot on the lower lip?

What could be the cause for black spot on the lower lip?

Many conditions: There are many possibilities. It could be a venous lake. It could be colored from nearby fillings. It could be a pigmented lesion such as a mole. Always have to consider melanoma. If it's been there a long time without changing, it's very likely a benign process. If it is new, growing, bleeding, or painful, it needs to be evaluated quickly. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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What would a reddish swollen spot on the lower lip that feels dry be?

What would a reddish swollen spot on the lower lip that feels dry be?

Precise diagnosis: Will require a picture/seeing it. A range of conditions include cold sore/herpes simplex, canker sore, even lip cancer. It could simply be blood vessel swelling from an unrecognized trauma. You can watch and see what happens for a few days, keep it moisturized, but if persists 7-10 days, consider a visit to your Doctor/Dermatologist of sending a picture consult to HealthTap. ...Read more

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27years old, light smoker had white spot on the lower lip and feels liked light tingling sensation please help. Thanks?

27years old, light smoker had white spot on the lower lip and feels liked light tingling sensation please help. Thanks?

See a dentist ASAP: They have combined expertise in histopathologic diagnosis, clinical diagnosis and treatment of the tongue problems. Fortunately, the majority of lip problems are not serious and most can be resolved quickly, however, any white spots on lips require medical attention as it could be due to a more serious condition. ...Read more

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I have a white spot on my lower lip, flat surface, kinda round with another but much tinier white spot right beside it, what could it be?

I have a white spot on my lower lip, flat surface, kinda round with another but much tinier white spot right beside it, what could it be?

White spot: This could be any number of things. It is impossible to tell without a visual examination and additional information. Is it painful? How long has it been there? Has it ever changed?
Call your dentist or an oral surgeon for an examination. ...Read more

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I have dark spot between my lower lip and my chin. What is the best remedy to ligthen it?

I have dark spot between my lower lip and my chin. What is the best remedy to ligthen it?

TreatIng skin spots: Most flat dark spots (macula) can be treated with combinations of creams - retin-a, hydroquinnone and others. Common energy based therapies include certain lasers and ipl (intense pulsed light). Any dark spot should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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I have a red patch on one side inside my lower lip and it has a little white spot on it, what could it be?

It depends: There are a variety of things than can cause mucosal lesions inside your mouth. Common causes are trauma (biting it accidentally when awake or asleep), or an ulcer. Ulcers can come from a variety of things such as viral infections, autoimmune disorders. More rarely, causes can include hereditary diseases and cancer. Your health history will help your doctor determine the exact cause of your lesion ...Read more

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I noticed a purplish brown spot o n the left side of my lower lip afew yrs ago its flat and sorta looks like a blemish. What could this be?

I noticed a purplish brown spot o n the left side of my lower lip afew yrs ago its flat and sorta looks like a blemish. What could this be?

Consultation advised: Sorry for your problem. Would like to help but need to see area. An online INBOX TEXT consultation at Health Tap may be helpful. You can upload images of your rash as well as the history of your present problem. You NEED TO BE AVAILABLE during the day to answer any questions your consultant may have. Several images of the involved area in sharp focus and including closeups would be helpful. ...Read more

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Hi, I've like 2 yeards with a dark/purple spot under my lower lip. It doesn't hurt me. I want to know what it is. Sometimes it looks darker.

Hi, I've like 2 yeards with a dark/purple spot under my lower lip. It doesn't hurt me. I want to know what it is. Sometimes it looks darker.

See dermatologist: Please see a dermatologist to have this spot on your face examined, since you're concerned about it. It's hard to know what it is without seeing it, and dermatologists are specialists for skin problems. ...Read more

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I have a light pink spot on my lip from years of picking my lip. What can I use to get it back to match the tone of the rest of my lip?

Options:: Talk to a plastic surgeon, dermatologist or doc whose practice includes aesthetic medicine about your choices. Or get a lip tattoo that matches the color. ...Read more

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Itchy red spot on lip, peels off and cycles again. Last year it spread from up lip to lower but suddenly disappeared;after months is back. What is it?

Herpes sore: Whenever there is a lesion on the lips that comes and goes and leaves a red site it is most likely herpes simplex sore. It is a virus that is transmitted from person to person and stays in the person and gets reactivated by stress. ...Read more

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Hello, I have a strange spot inside Lower lip that feels raw and looks strange. It does not hurt or feel swollen. I have a dentist appointment in two?

Hello, I have a strange spot inside Lower lip that feels raw and looks strange. It does not hurt or feel swollen. I have a dentist appointment in two?

Suspicious Lesion?: Any white suspicious lesion on the tongue that does not resolve itself in 2-3 weeks, should be evaluated. See your doctor for eval. ...Read more

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There's a spot on my lip that's always dry and peeling and I find little cuts inside my lower lip?

Screen for cancer: Chronic dry peeling appearing lesion with cracked lips may be an early sign of skin cancer from too much sun exposure. Get this checked out by your physician or dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have had a flat dark spot on my lower lip for 2 weeks. It feels like I have fluid in it and up close it looks more like a bruise. What could it be?

Lip lesion: Would have to have a picture to confirm, but most likely by your discription it is a small blood blister from a minor trauma. An will go away in 1-2 weeks ...Read more

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After I picked the cold sore now I'm left with this pink spot on my lip. Will this pink spot go away? It's been 2 weeks now. I've been applying Neospo

After I picked the cold sore now I'm left with this pink spot on my lip. Will this pink spot go away? It's been 2 weeks now. I've been applying Neospo

It will heal: Throw away the neosporin and use Aquaphor or vaseline. It will heal without a scar. Neosporin is not effective for skin infections, but often causes allergic reactions. Same for bacitracin and triple antibiotic. ...Read more

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I have a strange non painful spot inside lower lip. It's not swollen or anything just feels raw with my tongue. I have a dentist appointment in two we?

I have a strange non painful spot inside lower lip. It's not swollen or anything just feels raw with my tongue. I have a dentist appointment in two we?

Wait two weeks: A general rule of thumb is to have any lesion in the mouth that persists two weeks or more evaluated by your dentist. Most lesions like you describe are benign but may still need removal if they persist. ...Read more

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I justhad a cold sore. The scab came off and the skin looks pink. However. When I stretch the skin of my lip there is a huge white spot. What is it?

I justhad a cold sore. The scab came off and the skin looks pink. However. When I stretch the skin of my lip there is a huge white spot. What is it?

Healing Skin: The white skin and perhaps fluid is a collection of healing tissues and white blood cells. It should get better in the next few days ...Read more

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Eczema/dry spot below lower lip with tiny red dots in it and slight dry feeling on lips despite putting lip balm and bepanthen cream on it, what to do?

Eczema/dry spot below lower lip with tiny red dots in it and slight dry feeling on lips despite putting lip balm and bepanthen cream on it, what to do?

Hard to way: Without a photo, I cannot be sure what the problem is. You could be allergic to one of the products you are using. Are you licking the area a lot? This would make it worse. Your best bet is to see a dermatologist who does patch testing, to see if you are allergic to something you are using. ...Read more

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There is light black spot on lip. Press=pink-black. It feels pins/burn for 1 mo, even light touch. Looks raised, but feel flat. A bit lighter. Biopsy?

See doctor: If you have been treated for this or any condition and it did not go away you need to be re-evaluated. Any changes in skin color or texture should be evaluated. ...Read more