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A 80-year-old female asked:

Chap stick allergy? after applying a menthol chapstick broke out with small water blisters on lips.

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Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics 41 years experience
Best thing : To do is stop using it. You may have become sensitized to it . If it is an old chapstick, and you don't wipe it clean after each usage, chances are, there is bacteria overgrowth and who knows what else. You can always buy a new one and try again . If you still get the blisters, i would stop them altogether . Get yourself checked out by your doctor.

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Last updated Dec 6, 2016

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