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A 27-year-old female asked:

My lips were dry crusty and itchy. havent used any lip product except aquaphor. was prescribed desonide and lips are good so stopped using aftr 2 wks. but now they are crusty again even with aquaphor.using desonide again. how to make lips normal?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
Weather conditions, and tendency to lick lips can lead to dryness. I am not aware of a "cure". Using treatments as you have in the past, are the best solution

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