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What causes scab like skin on lips?

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Dr. Michael Green
Dentistry

In brief: Cold sores

Generally it is a cold sore, although people can have dry lips that crack and scab over and i would recommend some kind of lip balm or chapstick to moisten the lips!

In brief: Cold sores

Generally it is a cold sore, although people can have dry lips that crack and scab over and i would recommend some kind of lip balm or chapstick to moisten the lips!
Dr. Michael Green
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