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How can I get rid of the allergic reaction on my upper lip to a hair removal cream ?

I have a skin problem! On Sunday i used a cream for removing hair on your upperlip. As soon as i did it it began stining so i took it off. It turns out i had an Allergic Reation and now my upperlip is black, red, and bumpy. My friends at school make fun of me. Please Help!
Asked On : Fri, 15 Apr 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
u have contact allergic dermatitis over lip due to contain of cream
u need to consult dermatologist
u need to apply steroid -antibiotic cream .
and antiallergic medicine
as i have color change ,u must avoid sun and wind exposure
otherwise there will be permanent black color mark remain.
never rub over it
Answered: Thu, 23 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware's  Response
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Yes the way you describe it surely it is an allergic reaction due to the cream.Please consult a doctor and get prescribed an anti allergic and proper treatment for the problem and it will settle in few days.Presently other than treatment you cannot do anything which will help it settle.
Answered: Thu, 23 Jun 2011
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