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Why Dose The Skin On My Lips Look Bluish And Peel
Thin and oil free: The skin on the lips is different from skin on the rest of your face. It appears bluish because capillaries and very small veins called venules all together give the appearance of more circulation than the rest of the facial skin. The peeling happens because there are no oil gland in the lips causing them to be chronically dry. Regular use of chap stick or something similar will decrease peeling. ...Read more
Dry lips: Peeling lips usually from dryness. Try to moisturize and see if this helps. If not, then see doctor. ...Read more
I have small places on the left side of my lip that seems to be swollen slightly and bleeds if I peel the skin off. Not sure if I should get it checke?
What could possibly be wrong with me if my lips harden like leather and I have to peel the dead skin off daily?
The skin in my lips is peeling and flaky. It's been happening for months. Chapped lip medication helps but after use it just comes back. It doesn't hurt but is irritating.?
Chelitis: Lip-licking cheilitis is best treated with avoidance of the licking behavior. Drug-induced cheilitis is treated with avoidance of the offending drug, but if this is not possible, frequent application of aquaphor ointment, which is over the counter, may help ease lip pain and irritation. Other possible causes of chapped lips include high fevers as well as environmental conditions, such as cold weat. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Theres 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
The skin around (not on, but around) my lips is peeling and itching. But there are no bumps so i don't know if it's herpes or what. What could it be?
Perioral Dermatitis: Perioral dermatitis is a chronic papulopustular and eczematous facial dermatitis. It mostly occurs in women and children. The clinical and histologic features of the perioral dermatitis lesions resemble those of rosacea. Patients require systemic and/or topical treatment, an evaluation of the underlying factors, and reassurance. ...Read more
My vagina lips are itchy the skin is peeling but no burning or unnatural discharge is according what could it be?
Don't know: I don't know but a GYN MD exam by a physician who can see and identify the problem will know. See one soon. ...Read more
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