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How can I remove Fordyce spots they really bother me?

Patient: How can I remove Fordyce spots they really bother me. A PA told me not to worry but it’s ugly and makes me feel ugly. Please help me? I’m goanna use Cocoa butter hopefully it works

 

 

Symptoms: Itching

 

 

Doctor: Hello,Thanks for your query on ATD. Fordyce spots are harmless whitish spots over lips.These are the glands over the lips. Usually there is no problem apart from the cosmetic one.If you want to remove contact your dermatologist .He will apply chemical or use the LASER.Hope it helped you

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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