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A 31-year-old member asked:

How can you get rid of chap lips?

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Dr. Hetesh Ranchod -- Dr. Ranch
Dentistry 26 years experience
Find the cause: You are likely a mouth breather, usually due to nasal congestion. Keep your lips moist, treat the nasal congestion, will likely do the trick! best i can do with the limited info., check with a dentist if this does not help as several other much less likely conditions also come to mind and they could be treated by your dentist.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

How can I get rid of chapped lips I have had it for over a year?

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Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 34 years experience
Protect them: It really depends on what you've already done. Often this is due to constantly licking your lips, and there are various methods to get you to stop. However something else could be going on. I'd start with seeing an ENT or dermatologist.
A 32-year-old male asked:

How to get rid of fat lips?

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Dr. Frederick Coville
Plastic Surgery 39 years experience
Surgery: If you truly have lips that are overly large and this is something that you cannot live with, then a properly trained, experienced plastic surgeon can offer you surgical correction of the problem. He or she will discuss all of your optons and pick the right one for you. Please make sure that the surgeon you pick has experience and an artistic sense. But surgery is really your only real option.
A 43-year-old member asked:

How to get rid of dry, chapped lips?

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Dr. Danielle DeHoratius
Dermatology 19 years experience
Aquaphor: Liberal application, especially before bed.
North Hills, CA
A female asked:

How do you get rid of chapped lips and fast?

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Dr. Karen Han
Dermatology 23 years experience
Vaseline ointment: Frequent application of vaseline before and after you eat, drink and brush your teeth will help you regain lip skin barrier.
A 46-year-old member asked:

How can I get rid of super chapped lips permanently?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
Need to treat until: Do you compulsively lick your lips? Warmer weather will help. Use chapstick or vaseline or aquaphor 10x a day. May need for months.

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