Sir, Lips form an interface between the skin and the mucous membrane and hence are subject to allergens from both inside and outside. 2008 Aug;59(2):117-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0536.2008.01334.x. Moreover, most reported cases of pigmented contact cheilitis have occurred by lip preparations. Pigmented contact cheilitis: from green tea? Pigmented contact dermatitis from 'kumkum'. Search for more papers by this author . We herewith report a case of pigmented contact cheilitis to PPD in a male who had no evidence of facial pigmentation. It is one of the causative allergen in cases of pigmented cosmetic dermatitis occurring on the face in the Indian population. Irritant contact cheilitis occurs as a result of external irritation, such as lip licking, cosmetics, and environmental factors. Pigmented contact cheilitis from ricinoleic acid in lipsticks. Dark lips can also occur as a side effect of chemotherapy or radiation therapy. Department of Dermatology. Pigmented contact cheilitis from ricinoleic acid in lipsticks. 16(3):136-8. . 2007 Aug;57(2):125-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0536.2007.01074.x. Many conditions and factors can precipitate transient or chronic cheilitis, including overexposure to the sun, nutritional deficiencies, allergies, medications, dehydration, diet and certain systemic diseases. Contact Dermatitis. Kumkum-induced dermatitis: an analysis of 46 cases. Contact Dermatitis. Pigmented Contact Cheilitis: From Green Tea? 6. HHS Department of Dermatology. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2009.05.014. Contact Dermatitis. [Minor symptoms in family medicine; cheilitis angularis]. 1991 Apr;24(4):311-2. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0536.1991.tb01737.x. 1992 Feb 15;136(7):337. Australas J Dermatol. How is Allergic Cheilitis to Lip Cosmetics Detected? National Center for Biotechnology Information, Unable to load your collection due to an error, Unable to load your delegates due to an error. 1987 Mar. Search for more papers by this author. Indian Journal of Dermatology, 55 (1). Jae In Lee. PMID: 18955202. yeleow@nsc.gov.sg PMID: 14641129 [Indexed for MEDLINE] Publication Types: Case Reports; MeSH terms. Pigmented contact cheilitis from ricinoleic acid in lipsticks. Pigmented allergic contact cheilitis has also been reported due to lipsticks. Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily unavailable. How is Allergic Cheilitis to Lip Cosmetics Detected?  |  Location of Repository Pigmented contact cheilitis to paraphenylenediamine ... Pigmented contact cheilitis to paraphenylenediamine . Contact Dermatitis. Cheilitis is the medical term for inflamed lips. HHS Schena D, Fantuzzi F, Girolomoni G Eur J Dermatol 2008 Nov-Dec;18(6):688-92. Chemicals and Drugs 7. Pigmented contact cheilitis of unknown cause Search for … Department of Family Medicine, St. Mary's Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea. PIGMENTED CONTACT CHEILITIS TO PARAPHENYLENEDIAMINE @article{Mehta2010PIGMENTEDCC, title={PIGMENTED CONTACT CHEILITIS TO PARAPHENYLENEDIAMINE}, author={V. Mehta and S. Nayak and C. Balachandran}, journal={Indian Journal of Dermatology}, year={2010}, volume={55}, pages={119 - … Contact cheilitis (111348008); Cheilitis venenata (111348008) Recent clinical studies. Indian Journal of Dermatology, 55 (1). 2006 May;202(5):813-25. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2006.01.018. Would you like email updates of new search results? Kumkum-induced dermatitis: an analysis of 46 cases. Parodi G, Guarrera M, Rebora A. Lichenoid photocontact dermatitis to musk ambrette. Spot testing is the examination for contact allergic reaction due to Type IV (postponed) hypersensitivity. Pigmented contact cheilitis: from green tea? Dermatol Clin. Paraphenylene diamine (PPD) is a coal-tar derivative that is widely used as a permanent hair dye. Common products that cause cheilitis are face makeup, hair dye, lipsticks, and green tea. ... Pigmented contact cheilitis. An allergic reaction may be responsible for dark spots on the lips. Pigmented Contact dermatitis is a non-eczematous variant of contact dermatitis clinically characterised by reddish-brown to slate grey pigmentation in a reticulate pattern, usually without any active or preceding clinical dermatitis. Pigmented contact dermatitis can occur without a significant inflammatory reaction and the exact mechanism is unknown. With emphasis being now on good looks, the use of cosmetics and dyes is quite rampant. Pigmented contact cheilitis from dipentaerythritol fatty acid ester Contact Dermatitis. The tea cups, our patient used, were unlikely allergens because she used a variety of different cups; in addition, the symptoms resolved when she discontinued the green tea. Irritants Dinitrofluorobenzene Oxazolone Cosmetics Keratins Allergens Denture Cleansers. Pastor N, Silvestre JF, Mataix J, Lucas A, Pérez M. Contact Dermatitis. 2003 Jul. Chelitis from contact allergy to citral in lip salve. Paraphenylene diamine (PPD) is a coal-tar derivative that is widely used as a permanent hair dye. 2004 Oct 1;500(1-3):177-85. doi: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2004.07.023. [dermnetnz.org] Show info. Department of Dermatology. Year: 2010. 49(1):48-9. . Pigmented contact cheilitis: from green tea? Pigmented contact cheilitis: from green tea? Atopic dermatitis is commonly associated with contact cheilitis. 2008 Mar;58(3):178-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0536.2007.01225.x. This type of reaction is known as pigmented contact cheilitis. Search for more papers by this author. Cheilitis is an inflammation of the lips, typically causing peeling, cracking and soreness. Search for more papers by this author.  |  COVID-19 is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation. 2007 Jul. 49(1):48-9. . Angular cheilitis refers specifically to inflammation at the corners of the mouth. pp. Adverse effects of plant food supplements and botanical preparations: a systematic review with critical evaluation of causality. 1986 Nov;11(6):603-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2230.1986.tb00516.x. The lips also have melanin but to a much lesser degree than the rest of the skin. Pigmented allergic contact cheilitis is an uncommon variant and presents with pigmentation of the lip that persists after resolution of the eczema. A 47-year-old male presented with complaints of hyperpigmentation over his lips for the past few months. BibTex; Full citation Publisher: Medknow. Pigmented allergic contact cheilitis has also been reported due to lipsticks. Nath AK, Thappa DM. Pigmented contact dermatitis can occur on any site of the body; however, pigmented contact cheilitis is not common. Sun Myeong Ock. Allergic contact stomatitis can be associated with cheilitis. Clin Exp Dermatol. Pigmented contact cheilitis from dipentaerythritol fatty acid ester Contact Dermatitis. USA.gov. Search for more papers by this author. It is one of the causative allergen in cases of pigmented cosmetic dermatitis occurring on the face in the Indian population. Etiology. What is pigmented contact cheilitis? Pigmented contact cheilitis" is one type of allergic cheilitis in which a brown-black discoloration of the lips develops. Pigmented contact cheilitis from ricinoleic acid in lipsticks. 119-120. Author information: (1)National Skin Centre, 1 Mandalay Road, Singapore 308205, Singapore. Benign Migratory Glossitis . Green tea, the "Asian paradox," and cardiovascular disease. By Mehta Vandana, Nayak Sudhir and Balachandran C. Topics: Dermatology, RL1-803, Medicine, R, … Contact cheilitis from bisabolol and polyvinylpyrrolidone/hexadecene copolymer in lipstick. Contact us; Search. J Am Coll Surg. Lip cosmetics are the most common cause of allergic contact cheilitis. NIH Cite . This inflammation can cause a variety of signs and symptoms, such as dryness, scaling, crusting, fissuring, erythema, edema and/or angular cheilitis, as well as burning or itching (9,10).