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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Suggest remedies for recurrent black layer formation on the sides of lips

Hi doctor, i have a black layer formation on sides of my lips i m getting this frequently every 2- 3 months, it ll come gradually and remains for 4-5 days and gradually goes it gives a burning sensation please sujjest me treatment and also how to prevent it.
Sat, 8 Oct 2016
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Thank you very much for contacting healthcare magic.

You have problem of black skin at side of lip that may be because of angular chelitis problem.
Vitamine riboflavin deficiency may cause this problem.

More sun exposure may cause dark skin.
Rubbing of skin cause dry and darken .Dry skin problem may cause this problem.

More melanin pigmentation cause darken skin around lip.Any endocrinal disorder may rule out.
Any allergy of cream may cause buring skin.

Consent a dermatologist for further diagnosis.
Proper physical examination and history give exact idea about lesion.

I hope my guidance is helpful to you.
Take care.
Thank you.
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