One of the first things people noticed when they see you besides your eyes are your lips. Dry or chapped lips can be extremely irritating, painful and unattractive, especially when it comes to that embarrassing moment when they start to crack or even bleed. Some of us are constantly wondering why even though we carry chap sticks and lip balms as one of our daily necessities we still seem to have mild to severe chapped lips. The frustration can be overwhelming and even stressful at times.
There are several factors that may cause dry chapped lips including the weather, medications and even anemia, you should be aware of to prevent any more future humiliation, so you can get on the road to having soft moisturized lips. Note that having this problem can also be a sign of something more serious. If you feel you’re dry lips has developed into a more severe problem such as skin disorder, allergic reaction or side effects from medications then it’s time to consult with your doctor.