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Last night I had a pimple on top of my upper lip , I put some toothpaste on & woke up having it burning my skin & really red.now it red, peeling ?

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Dr. Corey Clay
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Irritant reaction

.. to component of the toothpaste is most likely.
Should improve over the next day or two. Cortisone crm may help. Keep an eye on any potential underlying infection (considering the pimple). Have a low threshold for getting an examination as this is a sensitive area.

In brief: Irritant reaction

.. to component of the toothpaste is most likely.
Should improve over the next day or two. Cortisone crm may help. Keep an eye on any potential underlying infection (considering the pimple). Have a low threshold for getting an examination as this is a sensitive area.
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