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What is the best remedy for chapped and cracking lips?

What is the best remedy for chapped and cracking lips?

Chapped lip remedy: Presuming chapped, cracked lips are due to cold weather and not toothpaste, contact allergy from lipstick compound and lip care products, or medications you are taking. First, stay hydrated and avoid licking you lips as this can leave lips drier. Use an oil-based emollient cream, or a petrolatum or beeswax containing lip balm. Apply frequently. If severe, short term low potency steroid helps. ...Read more

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I have had chapped lips for a couple of months and have a drawer full of every chap stick that is available for purchase. What is the best remedy?

Hydrate: for most people keeping hydrated improves chapped lips, some would advise against petrolium products and chapstick and rec olive oil. sounds strange but some pt have benfited. use sun screen on lips if in the sun as well. good luck ...Read more

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I have dark spot between my lower lip and my chin. What is the best remedy to ligthen it?

I have dark spot between my lower lip and my chin. What is the best remedy to ligthen it?

TreatIng skin spots: Most flat dark spots (macula) can be treated with combinations of creams - retin-a, hydroquinnone and others. Common energy based therapies include certain lasers and ipl (intense pulsed light). Any dark spot should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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What is the best way remedy swollen lips?

Ice on and off: Generally, the lip swelling can be reduced with ice pack placed for 20 minutes off. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment option for lip de pigmentation?

What is the best treatment option for lip de pigmentation?

Well: There topical medications called Melanex (hydroquinone). Make a concert with Healthtap or see a primary care doctor in person for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for eczema on the lips?

What is the best treatment for eczema on the lips?

Moisturizing: Eczema is often controlled by strategies to reduce drying of skin. Avoid irritants (harsh soap, hot water) and apply moisturizer immediately after bathing and several times during day (Aquaphor, Vanicream, Eucerin, CeraVe are all good, but with varying degree of "greasiness"). Low-dose topical corticosteroid can be used as well. If any sign of infection of cracked skin, then antibiotic essential ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for cracked lips?

Moisturize them: Keep them moist with some sort of cream so you won't be temped to lick them. ...Read more

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Which treatment works the best and fastest for puncture wound of lip?

Which treatment works the best and fastest for puncture wound of lip?

Let me sewe: I am treating on the internet, but her what i do. Clean the wound with antiseptic solution from in and out, I use wound glue to close the wound from out side, continue the cleaning from the inside tell heal, possibly give the tetanus poster if he need it. ...Read more

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I burnt my lips on holliday now they have scabed up whats the best treatment?

Polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin): antibiotic ointment twice a day to lips will help them heal faster and provide protection from infection. Stay out of the sun while healing. ...Read more

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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