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A 16-year-old male asked:

Lips don't produce natural moisture i tried aquaphor and everything. don't lick lips what do i do? 8 weeks no balm then started again lips still chap

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Dr. SHERYL POMERANCE
Cosmetic Dentistry 42 years experience
Chapped lips: Carmex is an easy product to find and usually very resilient. You may also try Vitamin E oil-pierce a capsule and squeeze to apply to the lips and surrounding area. The moisture will be absorbed(Vit E is an antioxidant). Also consider taking 1-2 teaspoonsful of Flax seed oil(1-2 capsules) per day. Moisturize from the inside out>
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Last updated Oct 10, 2019

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