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What anatomically is the human LIP?

October 15, 2015

Lips by definition lip \’lip\ n : : either of the two fleshy folds which surround the opening of the mouth in humans and many other vertebrates and in humans are organs of speech essential to certain articulations; also : the pinkish or reddish margin of a human lip composed of nonglandular mucous membrane and […]

Couple Kissing Lips

The Functions of the Human Lip

October 12, 2015

Lip’s – we all have them, even other animals do as well… let’s talk a little bit about the reason we have lips and it’s functions.. some education for you all! Food intake Because they have their own muscles and bordering muscles, the lips are easily movable. Lips are used for eating functions, like holding […]

Lip Muscles

Lip Muscles! Yes they truly exist…

April 24, 2015

The human lip has muscles believe it or not, here’s some more information about these muscles you never knew! The muscles acting on the lips are considered part of the muscles of facial expression. All muscles of facial expression are derived from the mesoderm of the second pharyngeal arch, and are therefore supplied (motor supply) […]