Chapped lips: What's the best remedy?

POSTED: 12:57 PM MST Jan 02, 2014    UPDATED: 10:13 AM MST Jan 14, 2014 
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.