Chapped lips: What's the best remedy?

POSTED: 2:57 PM Jan 02 2014   UPDATED: 12:13 PM 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.