All these groups form the part of the population that is most susceptible of suffering from overgrowth of Candida yeast infection in mouth. Wrongly fitted false teeth have been found to be a contributing factor towards candida overgrowth in the mouth. False teeth that dont fit accurately may damage the actual mucous membranes on the gums, that allows a path for Candida to access. She said it did not look like herpes (she claims shes alot of herpes)but didnt know if it was an ingrown hair or a yeast infection. I have yet to see a dermatolgist but I saw a MD who prescribed me some antibotics for cold. Or a bad case of Chapped lips, a condition whereby the lips become dry and possibly cracked. Yeast infection on mouth lips. Research: A 2009 study on PubMed revealed oral Candida yeast infection was found to prevail in several cases of organ transplant patients, exposing them to greater risk. The study targeted oropharyngeal candidiasis and the oral carrier status, Candida titers and species. Read More. I would get the tear swabbed and cultured, but it tends to start healing fairly quickly. Any info is greatly appreciated! Read More One on the inside and one outside around the lips. Read More Please help. my friend had terribly cracked dry lips. it has started bleeding now 2. He also has cuts on his tongue. Hs mouth has always been very sensitive so much so that even a pinch of pepper he could taste in his. Oral Candida Symptoms: The most common symptom of oral thrush is the presence of slightly raised lesions, which are milky white in color inside the oral cavity. These lesions are most frequent on the inside of the cheek, and on the tongue. Eleanor has developed "thrush a yeast-infection of the mouth. We are treating it with a variety of methods including a bright purple dye called.