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Is it safe to apply petroleum jelly on lips

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Dr. Johny Chacko MD

Hi, For past 10 days my lips have become very dry and there are lot of cracks and fissures. There has been scaling on my lips especially the lower lip. I am applying moiturizer, petroleum... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Johny Chacko ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kampana MD

Hi, It's been four years since my lips started peeling off. I drink plenty of water a day ( more than 3 liters ) and apply petroleum jelly too. The skin just dries and peels off exposing the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kampana ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Kalpana Pathak MD

Hi, For past 10 days my lips have become very dry and there are lot of cracks and fissures. There has been scaling on my lips especially the lower lip. I am applying moiturizer, petroleum... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kalpana Pathak ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

Hi, For past 10 days my lips have become very dry and there are lot of cracks and fissures. There has been scaling on my lips especially the lower lip. I am applying moiturizer, petroleum... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

questions are as follows. Is it safe to apply to the lips twice a day? Or would it be better to apply ... that has worked to heal my lips is Aquaphor. When I apply it with... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

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Dr. Jyoti Gupta MD

I have been useing patrolium jelly on my lips, due to the winter season, just an hour ago I looked up uses for the jelly because I was curious what all I could use it for. Upon looking this up I found ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jyoti Gupta ( Dermatologist)
Dr. KOMAL vig MD

Is it safe to use petroleum jelly on the entire face and neck during pregnancy I have been experiencing more pimples and crawling organisms on the whole face and running through the neck, but i am ... View answer

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

For years I ve been cleaning my rectal cavity by wiping with lotion or patrolium jelly.. Recently I ... to this practice.. I asked the treating urologist and he said to use KY jelly like they do in rectal... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Raghuveer Murki MD

I use to have a swollen lip, i have been cleaning it by applying a wet warm towel for 30 seconds than applying petroleum jelly on for 4 minutes afterwards i clean the jelly off... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raghuveer Murki ( Dermatologist)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

Hi, I have been dealing with dry lips for a long time. I ve recently gotten into the habit of using lip balm and I guess I ve been using greater amounts of lip balm at a time than previously. I use ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)

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Dr. Charu Bansal MD

Hello. Welcome to Healthcaremagic.com. yes you can safely apply soframycin cream.and a good moisturiser to hasten the process. I hope it helps. Thanks

Dr.   Rahul Kumar MD

it is for topical application. it should not be injected.