Simple remedies for chapped lips

Published: Nov 05 2013 11:30:36 AM EST   Updated On: Nov 18 2013 05:19:20 PM EST
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By Mayo Clinic News Network

Most people get chapped lips from time to time. There's much you can do to treat -- and prevent -- chapped lips. Consider these tips:

If chapping is severe and doesn't respond to treatment at home, consult your doctor. Rarely, persistent chapped lips may indicate an underlying problem.