A 28-year-old female asked:
i have white cracks on the corners of my mouth?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Angular Cheilitis: Or cracks at the corners of the mouth. The most common cause of the cracks is a fungal infection. Home remedies for cracked corners of the mouth include drinking plenty of water and using a lip balm that contains beeswax or petroleum jelly. Stay away from treatments or creams containing alcohol or menthol. Rec.: if concerned see your dentist for evaluation and treatment.
Answered on Jul 22, 2018
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