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A 20-year-old female asked:

my lips started out getting small fever blisters. then chronic dry lips. the blisters went away, then it became dry around my lips. its been 2 months?

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Dr. David Schleimer
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Emollient : Dry lips can be due to many things. Make sure to be adequately hydrated and use a lip emollient or ointment.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Chelitis: They may be inflamed because of an allergy, toxin, medication or injury. Eczematous cheilitis, allergic contact cheilitis, pigmented contact cheilitis, cheilitis in musicians, contact reactions to lipsticks and other, lipcare products, irritant contact dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, smoking and its effects on the skin, sunburn, isotretinoin treatment, acitretin treatment, iron or b def.

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Last updated Aug 30, 2014

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