Symptoms, remedies, treatments and care for Chapped Lips

Chapped Lips

Chapped lips, a.k.a. cheilitis simplex or common cheilitis, are characterized by cracking, fissuring, and peeling of the skin of the lips, and are one of the most common types of cheilitis. While both lips may be affected, the lower lip is the most common site. There may also be burning or the formation of large, painful cracks when the lips are stretched. If chronic, cheilitis simplex can progress to crusting and bleeding.


Apply aloe vera  Popularity: 102  Effectiveness: 3.2  
Apply coconut oil  Popularity: 89  Effectiveness: 3.8  
Drink water  Popularity: 82  Effectiveness: 2.2  
Humidify the air  Popularity: 75  Effectiveness: 2.2  
Rub with cucumber  Popularity: 45  Effectiveness: 2.6  
Apply petroleum jelly  Popularity: 42  Effectiveness: 4.0  
Apply baking soda  Popularity: 34  Effectiveness: 0.4  
Apply honey and milk cream  Popularity: 33  Effectiveness: 4.1  
Rub with sugar and honey mixture  Popularity: 32  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Apply almond oil and honey  Popularity: 13  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Rub with coffee grounds  Popularity: 12  Effectiveness: 2.5  
Rub with rose petals  Popularity: 12  Effectiveness: 2.2  
Apply oatmeal  Popularity: 5  Effectiveness: 2.8  
Rub with strawberry paste  Popularity: 1  Effectiveness: 2.0  

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