Simple remedies for chapped lips

POSTED: 11:30 AM Nov 05 2013   UPDATED: 5:19 PM Nov 18 2013
Face, nose, lips, cheek

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.