The Skin Around The Lips Is Blackened?
Noon I want to ask, why is the skin around my lips suddenly blackening and peeling? And it feels poignant thanks
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The area around the lips that look black, peeling, and feels sore can indicate:
Xerostomia (dry mouth)
Fungal infections (often Candidiasis), bacteria, or viruses
Irritant or allergic contact dermatitis (inflammation of the skin due to contact with irritative substances or allergic to substances that come in contact with the skin, for example toothpaste, creams, ointments, soap, mouthwash, etc.)
Others, such as vitamin C deficiency, seborrheic dermatitis, drug eruption, allergies, and so on
You can do the following steps to resolve your complaint:
Be diligent in washing your face twice a day with a mild cleansing soap that contains moisturizers and is suitable for your skin type
Brush your teeth and gargle with non-irritating antiseptic mouthwash
Does not force the skin around the lips are blackened and peeling
Do not rub excessively the skin area around the lips
Do not get used to sucking, licking, or biting the area around the lips
Before the activity, first apply a moisturizer to your facial skin
Protect skin from direct exposure to dry air and excessive sunlight
Also use lipbalm so that the lips are not dry
Do not use excessive cosmetics on the skin of the face and lips
Drink and eat fruits
If within 3 days or more your complaint does not improve, immediately check with your doctor or dermatologist so that the best treatment is given, depending on the cause, your condition can be treated by a special cream, moisturizer, antifungal ointment, or the other.
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