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Swollen red itchy lips, burning, painful. What could be wrong?

Hi, I m having swollen red itchy lips that are burning and is around my mouth area....started 2 days ago...I started using a new moisturizer with SPF 2 days ago all over my face...but the rash is only my mouth the same time, I used a lipgloss which I have used before with no issues....what could be wrong?
Asked On : Tue, 19 Mar 2013
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Thank you for your query.
This sounds like an allergic reaction to the moisturizer . I suggest that you discontinue both the moisturizer and lipgloss , when the rash disappears you can try to re-introduce the lip gloss. Please consult a doctor regarding the rash, he may prescribe anti-histamines and topical cortico-steroids if necessary . I trust this information is helpful.
Answered: Tue, 19 Mar 2013
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