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Woke up with my vaginal lips irritated, red and painful. Now it's still red but throbbing and swollen?

Woke up with my vaginal lips irritated, red and painful. Now it's still red but throbbing and swollen?

Possible..: This could be a possible allergic reaction to something you have recently come into contact with. Recent intercourse? Any recent changes in hygiene or laundry products? You should see your gyn before it gets any worse. ...Read more

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Shaved pubic area, then was sexually active without being lubricated and now outer vaginal lips are throbbing they are not red.?

Shaved pubic area, then was sexually active without being lubricated and now outer vaginal lips are throbbing they are not red.?

Painful: Apply an ice pack for 10-15 minutes every 1-2 hours and take Ibuprofen for pain. Hopefully you will feel better soon. All the best. ...Read more

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I had what I thought was a pimple on around my mouth but now it became a red throbbing spot. Can you please tell me what you think it is thanks?

I had what I thought was a pimple on around my mouth but now it became a red throbbing spot. Can you please tell me what you think it is thanks?

Need to see...: ... in order to diagnose. Without seeing the area of concern, it is impossible to know what to think it is. A pimple is still certainly a possibility; however, one also thinks of a cold sore (herpes virus) as another possible cause. If not improving and you are worried - see your doctor so they can give an actual diagnosis. ...Read more

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Red spots on roof of my mouth along with mild throbbing. What could be wrong?

Red spots on roof of my mouth along with mild throbbing. What could be wrong?

Petechiae: These red spots are called petechiae and may be related to some allergic reaction, nutrional deficiency, a blood disorder, reaction to some dental material among other causes. ...Read more

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I have a severe headache on right side of head, throbbing in the temple, and a red eye on the same side.

I have a severe headache on right side of head, throbbing in the temple, and a red eye on the same side.

Needs exam: How is your vision? if its blurry and your pupil is larger on the right side then you need to see an eye doc ASAP. Please feel you eye ball if it feels hard like a golf ball compare to your other eye then it means high eye pressure. You need immediate help to lower eye pressure. You need to consult doctor for your headache and red eye. ...Read more

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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.

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.

Lip rash: It can be eczema or contact dermatitis, avoid using any cosmetics or lipstick and apply an over the counter Hydrocortisone cream and moisturizer to heal the skin. A patch test with an allergist or a dermatologist can determine the cause of it. ...Read more

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This month a day before my period was due I started spotting brownish red and pink for five days with very little blood on my pad all when I wiped on the tissue my breasts are sore and im tired and hungry all the time with dry chap lips?

This month a day before my period was due I started spotting brownish red and pink for five days with very little blood on my pad all when I wiped on the tissue my breasts are sore and im tired and hungry all the time with dry chap lips?

Doctor can evaluate: There are many reasons to be tired, quite a few reasons to be hungry, and several reasons for sore breasts. A primary care doctor can evaluate to see what might be happening. There could be a hormonal problem, and the doctor can do a urine pregnancy test to rule that out. Other tests, such as blood tests, can help look for causes of hunger and fatigue. ...Read more

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Big swollen throbbing lips, what to do?

Big swollen throbbing lips, what to do?

Allergy?: Sounds like an allergic reaction to something. I would see a doctor right away as it could progress to swelling of your tongue or airway. ...Read more

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Redness and itching around vaginal hole and lips?

Redness and itching around vaginal hole and lips?

Some advice: Sexuality and sexually related symptoms can be very scary at any age. When you are sixteen, it is such a relief to find a doctor you can trust to help you in this confusing area. Tiaj, love yourself enough to find a doctor worthy of your trust, and have her explain this and all the other questions which will certainly come up. Good luck, young woman! ...Read more

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How to get rid of redness around lips in 20 minutes?

How to get rid of redness around lips in 20 minutes?

Difficult to answer: Not sure what this redness is caused by? You may have to be more specific or even have a picture available in order to get the most accurate answer. If it's due to irritation, however, a moisturizing agent, such as vaseline, will help heal the area. Also, avoiding the irritant such as certain lip balms/lipsticks, lip licking, will greatly help. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I've had itching around my lips and redness. The area has become very sensitive. What could it be and what can I do for it?

I've had itching around my lips and redness. The area has become very sensitive. What could it be and what can I do for it?

See a dermatologist: Perioral dermatitis is a specific diagnosis. Contact dermatitis may be irritant or allergic in nature. A dermatologist is your best chance to define this with you. The treatment will depend on this. Meanwhile try to avoid licking your lips & lubricate with vaseline or aquaphore 5 - 10 times a day. ...Read more

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How to heal redness and burning of lips as soon as possible?

How to heal redness and burning of lips as soon as possible?

Get checked: Swollen red lips can be a few things including a cold sore, an infection or allergic reaction. A full physical exam might be the best idea to ensure the best treatment. Good luck ...Read more

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How do you get redness from possibly chapped lips away by tomorrow?

Topical steroids: Try 1% hydrocortisone ointment. You may need something more potent, but that would require a doctor visit. ...Read more

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Redness and burning around my lips every month, what can cause it and how to treat it?

Chapped vs Cheilitis: Your symptoms may be related to chapped lips if you live in a cool, dry climate. Keeping the lips moisturized with Chapstick or similar product may help in this setting. Cheilitis is inflammation of the lips or of a lip, a condition linked to nutritional deficiencies, namely vitamin B -- Riboflavin (B2) and Cyanocobalamin (B12) -- and iron deficiency anemia. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you lips itch but there is no swelling or redness of lips and has been occurring for a few days now?

Maybe an allergy: Allergic reactions like hives usually present with a rash but they may start as simply itching. Also a contact dermatitis will start with itching but by several days you should be able to see a rash. Try to evaluate what new things-foods, medications, supplements you are taking recently and stop them. Have your doctor evaluate this if it persists. Antihistamines may help relieve hives. ...Read more

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The left side of my lip has been throbbing all day for about 4 days. It comes and goes. My lips look completely normal though?

The left side of my lip has been throbbing all day for about 4 days. It comes and goes. My lips look completely normal though?

Throbbing lip: The sensation of "throbbing on lip" for 4 days off and on could be for several reasons. It is possible you may be starting the manifestation of herpes simplex. Or could be stress induced or nothing at all. I recommend watchful waiting and a visit to HC provider if anything changes ...Read more

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How to get rid of redness on top of your lip?

How to get rid of redness on top of your lip?

Need to consult: Consult your dentist and find out the cause. Chronic irritation can also cause redness of top lip. Good luck. ...Read more

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Redness under lower lip after kissing...What can this be?

Redness: Redness can be the result of friction or inflammation from a number of rashes such as eczema. If the area becomes tender and a blister appears the possibility of a cold sore exists. See a dermatologist if the condition does not improve with moisturizing the area. ...Read more

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I have a non really visible unless you look close redness on my lip with a. tiny bump what could it be?

I have a non really visible unless you look close redness on my lip with a. tiny bump what could it be?

Sounds normal: This doesn't sound abnormal, probably just natural variation in the appearance of your skin. But see a doctor if you remain concerned about it. ...Read more

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There's some redness just below my lips. It looks like skin peeling. What is it? What could have caused it?

See below: This sounds like a contact reaction from some sort of exposure to an irritant or eczema. It could be from biting your lower lip or from licking your lips or sucking on your lower lip. It also could be from anything that you are placing in your mouth and is sticking out and rubbing below your lips. Have your doctor take a look to be sure. You can try some Vaseline or Aquaphor on the area first. ...Read more

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Circular round redness on my lip only seen close up, tiny bump in the middle, doesn't hurt, what could it be?

Well: Needs exam or Photos on HealthTap to give you specific diagnosis and treatment recommend Healthtap as it ...Read more

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I tried a lip pumper and it left a bluish redness above my upper lip. Help me get it off as fast as possible. I need your help?

I tried a lip pumper and it left a bluish redness above my upper lip. Help me get it off as fast as possible. I need your help?

No quick fix: It is likely that you have a bruise forming, which will actually get more vivid for a few days. There is no magic cure for it to make it go away quicker. You do want to keep moving that area so circulation will help fix the problem. Avoid any aggressive pressure on it as it may worsen the problem. It will take about a week to resolve. Covering the area with concealer cosmetics is fine. ...Read more

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Woke up and a part of my inner bottom lip felt bumpy. I looked and saw a a bit of redness and two small painless white bumps. Did I bite it?

Canker sores: Canker sores are the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting. If concerned see your dentist for laser treatment, immediate solution. ...Read more

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What could cause white dots on inside upper right lip with localized swelling/redness and pain to the touch? Girlfriends lip is noticeably swollen.

Herpes: Girlfriend needs to see a doctor. This could be any type of skin disorder or cyst but if recurrent it could be herpes which is very common, painful and contagious. Your doctor can look at it and give the right treatment. Sometimes a soothing bath in epsom salt helps. ...Read more

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What is the cause of throbbing pain on my vagina lips?

What is the cause of throbbing pain on my vagina lips?

Many possibilties: Too many possibilities to hazard a guess. Is it recent, sudden, or chronic? Do you have an infection? Is there swelling, redness, blisters or sores? It could even be from something not directly related to the vagina, nerve injury, skin conditions, or vascular conditions. Many questions to answer and an exam would be neccessary to answer the question. ...Read more

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I came home today and I noticed tiny bumps above my lip and below it. It's kind of throbbing now?

I came home today and I noticed tiny bumps above my lip and below it. It's kind of throbbing now?

You could have…: A cold sore… if you are having tingling. It would be a good idea to see a doctor and possibly start in antivirals. ...Read more