Oct 21, 2015 ... In most cases biting your lips is harmless, but in some people they are repetitive
enough to ... It's more common for people to lick and bite the lower lip. ... People
who injure their lips severely may have mental health problems.
Aug 17, 2009 ... "I have a bad habit of chewing on my lower lip and cheek. Could this cause any
permanent damage?" ... Wearing a lower mouth appliance, like a night guard, to
keep your lip away from the biting surface of your teeth.
May 31, 2014 ... Biting your lips when under stress can cause the development of ... It may also
put you at risk for TMJ from overuse of jaw muscles, Philipp said.
Jul 26, 2014 ... As you bite your nails, those bacteria easily transfer into your mouth and the ... or
the manner in which your upper and lower teeth come together when ... app for
specific mental health problems like anxiety and depression.
I bit my lower lip while chewing and it swelled up about the size of a pea. ... I
googled "lip biting while eating" and found your posts. .... possible serious long-
term health problems, embarassmemt, regret, feeling stupid, etc.
Jun 30, 2014 ... Its like biting your nails don't worry about it but when you can stop the habit your
.... I am also aware of long term health problems if I persist, I have also been
given the ..... So I moved to chewing my bottom lip, inside and out.
Nov 25, 2012 ... Prolonged thumb sucking, lip licking, lip biting, cheek chewing, mouth breathing
affect ... interventions and assistance from a mental health professional. ...
Because of this overjet, placing the lower lip tissue in the space between ... As
always, keep asking good questions and always listen to your patients.
Often other people point out how often you're biting your lip when you're anxious.
... lips, or you may even be biting into fresh and healthy skin without realizing it.
.... so that people can work on their mental health problems themselves. Please ...
Habitual or anxiety-triggered lip-biting can make your lips sore, dry, and inflamed.
The lower lip gets bitten and chewed on more commonly than the upper lip. ... or
a white filmy appearance is a sign of sun damage that could raise your risk of ...
Sep 18, 2015 ... I did a google search for cheek/lip biting & found your post describing ... It's
probably not healthy. ... at work and noticed i bit a hole in my bottom lip and
researched it and found this site. ive .... Ear, throat and mouth problems.