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Top Lip Feels Dry Bottom Lip Is Fine
Lips: Have you always noticed the differentiation in lip color? I'm guessing this is most likely a natural pigmentation and vascularity of both lips. If it is just a recent differentiation, give it a small amount of time, as long as there are no other symptoms, and if no change, see your M.D. ...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
Ceased Desonide. bumps on lower lip went away, cracked mouth corners healing, now have soft painless bump on inside of lower lip. What's going on?!
Lower lip is swollen, small red bump under the lip, is it a cold sore? I can feel the bump thro my lip. Not itchy, no feaver, lip feels numb
Can't be 100% sure: But what you're describing sounds a lot like the early signs of a cold sore. These are typically caused by a strain of the herpes virus that about 80% of people carry in their system. People usually get them when they are run down, or stressed (or have a "cold"). If you want to be pro-active, you can ask your doctor for a prescription for an anti-viral medication like "valacyclovir" which can help. ...Read more
Red rimmed lips. Tiny bumps near edge of lips and on lip. But near the edge. Not tingly or itching. But my lips feel dry. Doesn't look like sore.
Fordyce spots: If these spots are very small and don't bother you at all they are likely fordyce spots. These are actually normal oil glands which, for reasons of individual variation in pigmentation and skin thickness, are more visible. They should generally be left alone, as picking at them may result in scarring, inflammation, or infection and will not remove them permanently. ...Read more
I have very tiny blisters that appears on my lips and the edge of my lips. My mouth feels dry too. Is this cold sore or lip eczema?
Upper lip chapped, tiny bumps & tingling for a few weeks now bottom lip has bigger bumps, semi-swollen & tingling. nothing is making upper lip better.
White bumps near the corner of my mouth and on my top lips. is this angular cheilitis? it feels sore when i lick it with my tongue
Bit my lip. The skin right above my upper lip is all red and looks like it's bleeding under the skin?
Keep it clean: Topical antibiotics may help.If severe may require systemic antibiotics. ...Read more
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
2 year old has rash on side of his cheek close to his mouth. It kind of looks like chapped lips but on his cheek near corner lip area?
Atopy or infectious: description sounds like a dermatitis especially if this has persisted for more than a week. Similar lesion at the corner of the lips; perleche may be treated with topical antibacterial ointment or antifungal cream. Rash on cheeks and of a short duration and if associated spread to body likely a viral exanthem; erythema infectiosum. requires no treatment if child appears well. Visit PCP for clarifi ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bump on inner lower lip. Sometimes flattens.When raised (looks like it's filled with water and blood) it hurts because it pushes my bottom front teeth?
May be: May be a mucocele, a minor salivary gland with a blocked duct. If so it's benign, but size can cause tooth instability. Next time it flares up go see your Dentist. Many other possibilities, some of them quite nasty. Let a Dentist evaluate and treat or refer. Don't expect it to self-cure. ...Read moreSee 10 more doctor answers
Theres a spot on my lip thats always dry and peeling and I find little cuts inside my lower lip ?
My upper lip feels strange,kind of numb and rough. . It made my cupids bow disappear , and it looks like i always have lipstick on.
The inside of my lower lips feels dryer and sticky. Was a small patch on side now the entire front lip. Feels like thicker skin. 25y f?
Evaluation: You need to be examined. See your PCP or go to UC ...Read more
Sever chapped lips, got a small bump on upper lip with a raised lip with what looks like saliva.poked it, fluid came out, is healing, but still raised?
Dentist /Derm: See the Dentist or Dermatologist while in this condition for best diagnosis and treatment. Good Luck. ...Read more