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I have tiny dots under the skin on my lips, its the skin

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i have tiny white dots under the skin on my lips, its the skin between the outside and inside of my lips, they feel weird and the skin around them is irriated and red ( possibly because i chewed my lip? ) they werent there last night, i just noticed them this moring and i dont know what to do. they arent painful just really annoying. should i be concerned?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
they are really only visible when i stretch the skin on my lip
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ive attached two photos of both sides of my upper lip affected
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the skin around the area is tender but as i said im not sure if thats because ive been messing with it because it felt weird.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
at first i thought my lips were just chapped but then i looked more closely in the mirror
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
could this be caused by chapped lips?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
another photo
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 1 year ago.

Any other medical issues?

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 1 year ago.

those are likely normal

fordyce spots

they are fine

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 1 year ago.

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