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Home Remedies for Chapped lips

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7. Aloe Vera Gel

The healing qualities of aloe vera are well known. Putting a small amount of aloe vera gel on your lips daily will help them heal and relieve the pain. Aloe vera gel has an unpleasant taste but its amazing healing quality is worth it.

8. Cucumber

Another simple and natural solution for chapped lips is cucumber.

  1. Rub a small slice of cucumber across your dry lips gently so that the juice is applied well over them.
  2. Leave it on for 15 to 20 minutes and then wash your lips with water.
  3. Do this several times a day to help your lips heal faster.

9. Petroleum Jelly

Petroleum jelly is also very effective in treating dry lips.

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  • Simply apply some petroleum jelly over your dry lips several times a day to keep them well protected. Reapply before going to bed to keep your lips well nourished during the night.
  • You can also first put a light coat of honey on your lips, letit dry for a few seconds and then apply a light coat of petroleum jelly. Wait a few minutes and then remove it with a cotton ball dipped in warm water. Repeat this remedy twice daily.

10. Water

Dehydration can be the reason behind your chapped lips. It’s important to drink plenty of water during the day to keep your body well hydrated. Try to start your day by drinking one or two glasses of water before eating or drinking anything else. Also, before going to bed drink at least one glass of water. In addition to keeping you hydrated, water helps flush toxins out of the body.

These remedies are effective in treating dry and chapped lips. But to prevent recurrence, keep your lips well moisturized and your body well hydrated, avoid extreme temperatures, and eat a proper diet.

Home Remedies for Chapped lips was last modified: June 19th, 2017 by Top10HomeRemedies

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49 thoughts on “Home Remedies for Chapped lips”

  1. I mix organic coconut oil with Vaseline lip therapy 50/50. That way the coconut oil doesn’t absorb into my lips so fast, it’s thicker, and the vaseline lip therapy seals my lips and protects them from the elements.

  2. I have extremely chapped lips and I used more Chapstick than possible so I will try the honey and sugar thanks for the suggestions ??

  3. Comment:my own chapped lip is the worse. I’m soo addicted to peeling it and i get injured. I’m really bothered about it. Thanks for the tips. Will try any of them

  4. All of a sudden my lips are BADLY chapped. Like peeling, bleeding, and crusty. So gross. I’ve been using coconut oil, but it’s so thin and seems to just make my lips temporarily wet.. and then they’re dry again in 30 mins. I tried the sugar and honey scrub on here. I think the ratio is a bit off, cuz it was so clumpy and hard to put on my lips in the first place. Will try a ratio of 1:1 next time. Just my suggestion!

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