Skip flavored lip balm

By Mayo Clinic Staff

Flavored lip balms may tempt you to lick your lips, which can aggravate chapping. To treat or prevent chapped lips, use a plain lip balm. Make sure to choose one with sunscreen.

Aug. 16, 2019 See more In-depth

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