Fordyce granules are sebaceous glands causing small white or yellow papules that often occur on
. These are very common, they are not
infectious, and they are harmless.
Depending on how long you’ve had the bumps and other symptoms associated with it, there are some other possible explanations. For example, an allergic reaction can present as a contact dermatitis causing small bumps on the lips. Certain fruits or toothpastes most often cause this – it happens to me when I get mangoes!