Lip plumpers are relatively new topical agents on the market that are designed to increase lip volume minutes to days after application. In this report, we describe a case of lip plumper contact urticaria in a young boy. We also discuss the mechanisms of action of lip plumpers and the sociocultural reasons for their use.
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Firoz EF, Levin JM, Hartman RD, James WD. Lip plumper contact urticaria. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 May;60(5):861-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2008.09.028.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Medicine