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What is the best way to get rid of chapped lips?

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Dr. Kakkar S.


Practicing since :2002

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Posted on Thu, 7 Jun 2018 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: what can you do for severely chapped lips
Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Regarding chapped lips

Detailed Answer:
Hello. Thank you.
I am Dr. Kakkar (Dermatologist and Venereologist). I have noted your concern.

For severely chapped lips I suggest you to apply a moderately potent topical steroid e.g either Fluticasone Propionate 0.05 % cream or Betamethasone valerate 0.1% cream, twice daily for 10-14 days. Thereafter you may continue using with the lip balm/ chapstick for maintenance.

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