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White bumps on my lips, dont hurt. Cure?

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Please help i have these white bumps on my lips for the past two years they dont hurt what are they?

HEre are links to pics please help me please!!

Posted Tue, 22 May 2012 in Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by Dr. Gaurang Krishna 2 hours later

thanks for writing in and the pics. i appreciate that.

The bumps that you have are called Fordyce's spots.

This is not a disease but just a anatomical aberration. These are sebaceous glands which were not supposed to be there but accidentally have developed over the lips.

No treatment is required and these spots will never cause any problem.

You may relax and forget about them.

If there is any further question, you want to ask, please do not hesitate.
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