I have a scar, actually three small scars on my bottom lip, i believe my teeth caused it from sucking my lips..it is a bad habit that i adopted as a child an as an adult i still do it...the scars are noticeable and i always have to wear a pink tinted lip gloss or balm to try to disguise it, but sometimes i can still see it...what should i do?
Tiny Scar on Lips?
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Lip scars can be revised and improved with treatment
Lip scars are best excised and revised with layered skin closure to prevent further scarring. I have used this technique with success.
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Tiny scars on lips
What you are calling scars on your lower lip may just be normal glands and have nothing to do with your sucking your lips. Please consult a dermatologist who can give you a diagnosis.
How to treat lip scars?
It's impossible to say withoyt seeing photos. However potential treatments include steroids injections, scar revision or laser treatments.
Stephen Weber MD, FACS
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