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How do I get rid of cracked, dry lips?

How do I get rid of cracked, dry lips?

Dry Lips: You can try a lip balm with sunscreen daily and apply vaseline intensive lip therapy several times throughout the day. If the dryness continues it should be evaluated by a dermatologis because of a precancerous condition called actinic cheilitis that can cause similiar symptoms. Thanks. ...Read more

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Wierd hairloss only 19 I am loosing it from the sides near my ears i also keep getting cracked dry lips, libido droped a lot, no energy?

Wierd hairloss only 19 I am loosing it from the sides near my ears i also keep getting cracked dry lips, libido droped a lot,  no energy?

Toxic: Look at life style. Avoid tobacco, alcohol, and junk food. Eat 6 servings of fresh and lightly steamed vegetables. Why are you hypothyroid? You may need evening primrose oil, a good vitamin and mineral. Make sure vit d 3 is normal. Magnesium, zinc, vit d3, and nutritional lithium can restore testosterone inhibited by cadmium which is released by chronic stress. ...Read more

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What can I do for my dry, cracked lips?

What can I do for my dry, cracked lips?

Honey, beeswax: Honey, put it on your lips, go to sleep, wake up and they'll be softer. Beeswax also good at holding moisture. ...Read more

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Dry, cracked, and bleeding lips ever go away?

Dry, cracked, and bleeding lips ever go away?

See Physician: How long have you had dry lips for and for how long have you been using petroleum jelly? There are many causes of dry lips including but not limited to: dry or cold weather, sun damage, wind exposure, dehydration, spicy foods, allergies, smoking, fungal infections, vitamin deficiencies, side effects of medications and some skin disorders, and some medical conditions.See your md for diagnosis & tx. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to cure my chronic, dry cracked lips?

Can you tell me how to cure my chronic, dry cracked lips?

Dry lips: Most people with dry lips seem to lick their lips a lot. Licking the lips makes it worse, so try to stop that habit. And don't pick at them, either. Try to use a lip balm (like aquaphor healing ointment or vaseline lip therapy) a few times a day. Consider something with an spf as well. If it's just to corners of the mouth, you may have a fungal infection that needs a prescription cream. ...Read more

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My 4year old son has very dry cracked lips all the time.What can it be?

My 4year old son has very dry cracked lips all the time.What can it be?

Usually habit: In some kids this is due to lip licking. This is a habit occasionally triggered by chance events, but persisting because the kid is constantly bathing the lips with saliva which can dry the tissue.Your doc can confirm or exclude the label. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for dry cracked lips for toddlers?

What is the best treatment for dry cracked lips for toddlers?

Beeswax: Beeswax would be a better choice. It'll treat the dry cracking lips but is non-toxic if swallowed. ...Read more