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Treatment for burning sensation and discoloration of lips - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i have a problem on my lips. There is burning sensation and discolouration
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you having this problem?
User :   more than 6 months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   Hypertension
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you taking any medications for it?
User :   yes.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you used any medication for this?
User :   The Doctor here told me to take Vitamin B
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have dry skin?
User :   I have been taking it but I find no improvement
Doctor :   ok
User :   no dry skin
User :   there are a few black spots on my lips
Doctor :   i suggest that you take plenty of fluids
User :   ok
Doctor :   nad fresh fruits and vegetables
Doctor :   also apply a lip balm
User :   can you tell me why this is happening?
Doctor :   preferably a natural
Doctor :   product
User :   like ghee?
Doctor :   dehydration, general loss of skin vigour
User :   or butter?
Doctor :   due to age
User :   ok
Doctor :   ghee can be tried
User :   ok
Doctor :   but it wont stay on for long
Doctor :   any herbal lip balm
User :   any suggestions?
Doctor :   or moisturizer can be used
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok.
Doctor :   twice application after washing face
Doctor :   or bath
User :   nothing to take internally?
Doctor :   as i told you plenty of oral fluids
Doctor :   fresh fruits and salads
User :   ok.
User :   ok
Doctor :   avoid exposure to cold weather and
Doctor :   pollution
Doctor :   use a face mask when you go out
User :   oh...ok
User :   can these be bought online?
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok. thank you so much
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Doctor :   Please confirm your details
Doctor :   are you there sir?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the details?
Doctor :   can you please confirm them?
User :   correct
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   no
User :   please send it again
Doctor :   have you received it now sir?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   thank you for now.
Doctor :   you are welcome
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