What is lip dermatitis
Also known as lip dermatitis or eczematous cheilitis.
Children and adult’s lips are often affected by atopic dermatitis causing dryness, cracking, cuts and itching.
Treatment is usually difficult because of the continuous need of liking the lips caused by the dryness that worsen the dermatitis.
Also lip balms can’t help and make dermatitis worse.
How to treat lip dermatitis
To get rid of atopic dermatitis on your lips we recommend:
- Do not lick the lips
- Try not to wet the lips while drinking or eating
- Try not to whet the lips while brushing the teeth
- Do not use lip balms or lip sticks