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A 36-year-old member asked:

Hello docs. i was wondering can we apply nivea lip gel for the dry skin on penis?

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Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 53 years experience
My take is ...: You may use it as instructed for any dry surface of the body - penis included. However, don't use it internally for sex-enhancement.
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