Actinic cheilitis is caused by long-term sunlight. After the onset of the disease, the patient’s lips will be damaged. Actinic cheilitis is also called actinic cheilitis. It can be divided into two types: acute and chronic. Photochemical cheilitis is characterized by erosion of the red part of the lower lip. After the disease, the lips of the patients have different degrees of swelling, slight actinic cheilitis patients can be accompanied by yellow liquid exudation, the color of the lips skin will become lighter. Patients with more severe glossy cheilitis may have ulceration and may also have blood scabs on the lips.
After producing actinic cheilitis, the mucous membrane damage of human lips is serious. If it is acute glossy cheilitis, it is usually caused by the sun exposure. After the onset of the disease, the whole lips will appear edema, and after the disease, it will be accompanied by burning and tingling feeling.
Photochemical cheilitis can also form some small blisters on the lips of people. These blisters are easy to break. After the blisters break, some erosion will be formed. Some liquid will flow out. After the liquid is dry, scabs will form. These scabs are easy to break and bleed, which makes the patient painful.
After the occurrence of actinic cheilitis, it can be recovered after treatment, but a person’s lips will leave some marks, and then there will be pigmentation. If it is chronic actinic cheilitis, it will show dry and peeling lips, congestion and swelling lips skin, chapped skin, etc.