11 Signs Your Lips Are Trying To Say Something about Your Health
9Burning, hot or red lips
One of the causes of burning or hot lips also called burning mouth syndrome is depression and psychological imbalances that manifest themselves physically through such conditions like burning lips. Heated emotions, anger, jealousy or irritation can also cause burning lips.
Burning lips can also be a sign of vitamin B12 deficiency or menopause. In this case, changing hormonal levels affect saliva and cause discomfort. If it continues, see a doctor.
Lip sores can also occur sometimes and you need to know what type of sores appear. If they are crater type of sores that also appear inside then they could be canker sores and that means stress, hormonal allergies, iron deficiency, lack of folic acid or vitamin b-12. Topical creams can provide relief in this condition.
11Fluid filled sores on lips
These are the regular cold sores and are caused by the herpes simplex virus that usually crus when they begin to heal in abiou9t two to three weeks. Avoid touching them or locking your lips together while they are weeping as these can be contagious.
If you have any sore that doesn’t heal within two weeks and if you notice it has turned white or red, then see a doctor immediately as it could also signify autoimmune disease.