Swollen  lips or swollen lips means a noticeable increase in the size of the lips, and this may be due to trauma to the membranes lining the lips, or as a result of harsh climatic conditions, nutritional deficiency, viral infection, insect bites, or allergy to a certain food, and sometimes swollen lips are accompanied by bleeding wounds and bleeding. The person here may find it difficult to eat, drink and speak as well, and below we will 


Natural ways to treat swollen lips

1- Cold compresses: When you notice swelling in your lips, immediately apply cold compresses to them using ice by placing it in bags and then placing it on the lips or using a frozen vegetable bag and continuing to put it for at least 10 minutes until the swelling begins to subside, and it is advised not to put ice Directly on the swollen place because it may hurt you.

2- Hot compresses: Similar to cold compresses, hot compresses also help greatly to reduce swelling and puffiness of the lips because it works to improve blood flow to the lips and reduce the accumulation of blood in the swollen area. Soak a towel in warm water and then place it on the swollen lips for ten minutes. And repeat it again after one hour.

3- Turmeric: Turmeric has antiseptic properties, so you can use it in the treatment of swollen lips. You can make turmeric paint by mixing some turmeric with water and mixing them properly and then putting them on the lips and leaving it to dry and then washing it with lukewarm water, and repeating it twice a day.

4- Aloe vera: Aloe vera has several anti-inflammatory properties and has a role in reducing swelling and burning, so when the lips swell as a result of mosquito or insect bites, you can use fresh juice extracted from aloe vera or aloe vera gel and gently massage the area, where the aloe vera is easily done and then it works To quickly reduce pain and inflammation, repeat this 2-3 times daily.

5- Baking soda: Baking soda is also used to treat swelling and puffiness of the lips, especially if the cause of the swelling is the sensitivity resulting from insect and mosquito bites. Make a fish paste by mixing two tablespoons of baking soda with water and then put it on the affected lip area and then leave for a while 10 minutes and rinse with cold water, this treatment will reduce pain and inflammation significantly.

6- Black tea bags: Black tea contains a substance called tannins, and this substance reduces swelling in the soft tissues of the lips. Soak a black tea bag in water for 10 minutes, then take it out of the water and let it cool, then gently place it on the swollen lips for 10 minutes. minutes, which will help speed the treatment of pain and inflammation, repeat this 4 or 5 times a day until you get a quick result