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Tiny red bumps above upper lip and below nose for a month now. Not painful or itchy. Haven't changed lotion/makeup/kleenex. How should I treat?

Tiny red bumps above upper lip and below nose for a month now. Not painful or itchy. Haven't changed lotion/makeup/kleenex. How should I treat?

Faisal eruptions: It is unfortunate that I am not able to see the eruption you have, but there are many conditions which can produce these lesions. Among those conditions are seborrheic dermatitis, rosacea, Steroid acne from topical steroid use., and others. In order to sort this out you will see your Dermatologist as soon as possible. ...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 a red bump on upper lips of my vegina, and its swollen and hurting a lot, please diagnose?

I have a red bump on upper lips of my vegina, and its swollen and hurting a lot, please diagnose?

Swollen Bump: The red bump could be a bacterial infection in which case you would need antibiotics. The bump could be a herpes infection in which case you would need antiviral medication. See your doctor for the proper treatment. ...Read more

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My friend has a big red bump on his upper lip that grew 3x it's size over night. And it's painful. What could it be?

My friend has a big red bump on his upper lip that grew 3x it's size over night. And it's painful. What could it be?

Sounds like: An infection or occult injury. Get to a doctor for accurate diagnosis, because it is difficult to tell without actually looking at it. ...Read more

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I have a tiny red bump on my upper lip?

I have a tiny red bump on my upper lip?

Could be: A lot of stuff. Probably nothing to worry but see your doc. ...Read more

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My daughter (who is 6 years old) has a small bright red bump on her upper lip line and it has been there for a few weeks. What could it be?

My daughter (who is 6 years old) has a small bright red bump on her upper lip line and it has been there for a few weeks. What could it be?

See YourDoctor: 6 yr old, "small red bump lip x few wks". There are numerous skin lesions that could cause the finding described and diagnosis without visual inspection is difficult. Because this lesion has been present for weeks, you should see your child's doctor soon for correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I have a red bump on my upper lip and it has been there for quick a while and I was wondering how can I get rid of it?

I have a red bump on my upper lip and it has been there for quick a while and I was wondering how can I get rid of it?

Red bump: This depends on what the bump is. Unfortunately, I cannot answer this without seeing the bump. Is it painful, oozing anything? Like a vesicle? Any trauma to the area? ...Read more

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I have a little red bump on my upper lip along the lip line. The bump looks like a normal pimple, then I noticef there were 4 other bumps in a circle.

I have a little red bump on my upper lip along the lip line. The bump looks like a normal pimple, then I noticef there were 4 other bumps in a circle.

Bumps on lip: Do they tingle or hurt? Are they fluid filled? May be herpetic lesions. Could try lysine over the counter 500 mg 3 tabs a day x 5 or follow up with doctor urgent care for acyclovir/ valtrex (valacyclovir) Do not rub them do not touch and wash your hands after touching because they are very infectious and can spread to eyes or other areas which is dangerous. ...Read more

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I have small red bumps on my upper lip & its maken the area swollen. It started off as just one red bump until I ate. They don't hurt im just worried.

I have small red bumps on my upper lip & its maken the area swollen. It started off as just one red bump until I ate. They don't hurt im just worried.

Likely not Herpes: Do they have any fluid or pus in them? Bumps from Herpes as well as from local staph bacterial infection are likely be painful. To get these properly diagnosed, call your doctor for an exam or go to the nearby urgent care center. ...Read more

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I have a small red bump on my upper lip. Any easy way to get rid of cold sores?

I have a small red bump on my upper lip. Any easy way to get rid of cold sores?

2 questions: "Small, red bump" could be several different things. You did not favor us with enough information except to say that a dermatologist will help you. "An easy way to get rid of cold sores" involves understanding herpes virus. Best remedy is to take 2 Grams [2 pills] of valacyclovir at prodrome, when you first perceive the initial tingling of a new sore. This will abort the attack or greatly reduce I ...Read more

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What can I do about these little red bumps on my upper lip?

What can I do about these little red bumps on my upper lip?

Fordyce Spots?: Fordyce spots are small raised, pale red, yellow-white or skin-colored bumps or spots that appear on the shaft of the penis, the labia, scrotum, or the vermilion border of the lips (the outside red part of the lip). These are benign (not associated with any disease or illness) and represent sebaceous glands. They are only a cosmetic concern. See a board certified dermatologist to have it checked. ...Read more

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I have red bumps on my upper lip. They don't ooze like pimples, they just bleed!

I have red bumps on my upper lip. They don't ooze like pimples, they just bleed!

Rule out...: Osler-weber-rendu, if you have had them your entire life. If not, or if these do not match the description you'll read online, please forgive me -- just my idea. ...Read more

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I see these small red bumps on my upper lip. They have no fluid in them no pain and don't bleed. What could this be? Please help me

I see these small red bumps on my upper lip. They have no fluid in them no pain and don't bleed. What could this be? Please help me

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

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The skin above my upper lip was itching last night so this morning I saw red bumps on my upper lip. This happened two weeks ago. Could this be herpes?

The skin above my upper lip was itching last night so this morning I saw red bumps on my upper lip. This happened two weeks ago. Could this be herpes?

It s possible: Your description is a little confusing but it sounds like you said this all started last night? With that description this could certainly be an outbreak of herpes. Having your doctor examine you soon could help answer the question. ...Read more

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Tiny red bumps on upper & lower lips did not appear until a day or two after I spent time with my boyfriend & No signs of them on Vaginal area.?

Lip rash: Lips have small glands in them just like other parts of the skin that keep the skin soft. It's possible that whatever activity you engaged in may have irritated the skin and caused these symptoms. Other things to consider are any new exposures that could have irritated your skin such as a new lipstick or even latex exposure. Safe sex is very important and good to talk to your partner about it. ...Read more

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Red dry swollen lips that itch with red bumps on upper and lower lip. No blister or crust. Happened after 8hr Chapstick. Tried Vaseline and coco oil?

Red bumps: May be allergic reaction, perhaps to lip balm. Consult with BOTH your Dentist and a Dermatologist. Your lesions have to be physically examined. ...Read more

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What could a red bump with white spots in it on inner upper lip be?

What could a red bump with white spots in it on inner upper lip be?

Canker sore: You may have a canker sore or 'fever blister', casued by the herpes simplex type 1 virus, or perhaps just an 'apthous ulcer'
have your dr look at the lip lesion. Rx treatment may help. ...Read more

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I had a red bump on the lip line of my upper lip. Before I noticed it it wasn't painful. After squeezing hard it is now tingly and hurts, what is it?

Lip lesion: These are sometimes benign blood blisters, blood vessel tumors or cold sores. If it remains or keeps growing, you should consult a Dermatologist. ...Read more

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I definitely have Fordyce spots on upper lip but recently discovered a painless, raised red bump by itself. I have been sexually active. Any thoughts?

See a dermatologist: Fordyce spots are harmless & usually visible only when you stretch the skin tight. A red bump may be acne. Is there a blister, ulcer, or scab? If it persists more than a few days you need to present to a specialist who is able to identify it. ...Read more

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Got my eyebrows and upper lip waxed, small bumps and redness on parts of the waxed areas? First time getting this done, how should I treat this?

Steroid cream: Try to use 10 % hydrocortisone cream 1-2x/day for a few days, if red, inflamed areas could be infected, will need to wash well daily, apply antibiotic ointment, if gets worse get to a dr. May need oral antibiotics too. Can use antihistamine too like zyrtec or benadryl (diphenhydramine) to help with rash. ...Read more

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Three tiny white bumps on my upper lip. What could this be, I haven't felt pain or irritated by them. They're a little bit red.?

Three tiny white bumps on my upper lip. What could this be, I haven't felt pain or irritated by them. They're a little bit red.?

Fordyce spots: You may have Fordyce spots which are benign bumps appearing onthe lips and is not sexually transmited. See a dermatologist if they are bothersome. ...Read more

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I have small bumps some are white some are red above my upper lip. They aren't itchy or red or inflamed. They have no effect other than being there.

I have small bumps some are white some are red above my upper lip. They aren't itchy or red or inflamed. They have no effect other than being there.

Would like to see: I would like to see the area of concern. You can upload an image to me via an online consultation at Health Tap and I can discuss it with you>http://bit. Ly/1OiIRcI Another alternative is to upload an image to imgur. Com and attach it to a private link. You can ask your question again with the link inserted in your question. ...Read more

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I have a single, small, really red, numb bump on the outer edge of my upper lip line. I can't feel it at all. Its been here for 4 days & hasn't changed?

If continues, exam: It this continues to be present, the way to get an answer is to have an exam by your DR.

It is impossible to make the DX in this format. ...Read more