Simple remedies for chapped lips

POSTED: 09:30 AM MST Nov 05, 2013    UPDATED: 03:19 PM MST Nov 18, 2013 
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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.