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Why do peoples lips turn purple when their cold?

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Narrowing reduces the amount of heat lost through your skin
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when you're cold your lips will turn a blueish purple.
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I don't think it's possible. It's the body's natural reaction to the cold.
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Lips may turn purple as a sign of low oxygen in the blood. This typically occurs in kids with asthma or other lung conditions, but may also happen in patients with certain cardiac
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