Lips getting dark. Reason? How to enlighten it? - Online Doctor Chats
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my lips become dark in a week
how to lighten it
is it due to lip balm i am using ?
Since when are you having this problem?
from 2 weeks
and it is getting dry very much
Can you explain a bit more/
Is there any factor that causes darkening of the lips?
Does it improve after a while?
its looking darker
What do you infer from lips becoming dark - do you see dark spots ?
* I mean black spots?
no black spots
i have not slept poperly for 1 week
is it due to that ?
lack of sleep causes face skin darker ?
Lack of sleep can cause skin changes.
such changes are mostly seen around the eyes.
By darkening, I presume you meant increased pigmentation and not bluish discoloration
Let me put this in simple words.
The area of lips is covered by thin layer of skin when compared to other areas.
Hence lip is predisposed to color changes if there is a problem in oxygenation.
This condition is termed as cyanosis
Cyanosis is commonly seen around the lips, tongue, finger tips and toes.
I presume, what you are describing is not this.
yea may be
Are you following?
i dono whetehr it is du eto oxygenated problem
However sometimes as a result of any new cosmetic products, sun exposure, chemical staining and other causes
then what is the remedy for that
These can be managed by avoiding the factors causing it; using moisturizer; sun screen lotions.
So the first step in the management of your problem
is to confirm if your problem is due to
1. Reduced oxygenation
A direct examination with your physician is necessary to differentiate amongst these 2 problem.
I will be able to assist you further
once the cause of the problem is found.
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