Now a day’s dry skin is a common problem for everybody because of increasing climate change. Especially in the winter, it becomes horrible and unbearable.
Most of the time I have to put up with chapped lips. During winter it bothers me a lot. Up to a point where I started to notice some things about it. Very often I noticed swelling on the outside of lower lip, you can say it “Exfoliative Cheilitis”. It is also caused by chapped lips blister. Then appear the cracked lips corners of the mouth quickly. It’s obviously painful but itself not contagious.
What are the causes of Chapped lips and Angular Cheilitis?
Before informing the remedy to you, I’d like to share a little bit about the chapped lips symptoms. You might know lips have no oil glands. When winter arrives, then air loses moisture and becomes dry. As our lips dry in winter, we frequently lick our lips to make it weight and hydrated by dribble. This reaction causes chapped lip fast, and then painful cracked lips bleedings happen and quickly appear the fever blister. That is the Angular Cheilitis causes too. It is a natural inflammatory situation which cracked the corner of the lips and persists for an indefinite period. The medical science informs it by several names like “Cheilosis, Perleche, and Angular stomatitis too.
Most common reasons for this Chapped lip and Angular Cheilitis Causes
- Inflammatory disease
- Sensitive, dry skin.
- Taking addicted products.
- Deficiency of Iron, Riboflavin.
- Vitamin deficiency.
- Underlying in Sickness like an allergy.
- The adverse impact of medicine.
- Wear artificial teeth and many more
What is the way to get rid of this problem naturally?
Many Peoples seafarers by this dry lips and cheilitis problems. There are two groups here. One of them wants to know how to get rid of chapped lips fast and the other group thinks that chapped lips won’t heal. We can surely prevent the Chapped lip problems by some homemade remedies. But it will take more than 7 days. The key point is that we can use the different types of natural ingredients to solve it. By the same token, you also get the treatment for exfoliative cheilitis and angular stomatitis too.
First of all, you need to hydrate our body and skin by drinking plenty of water. Drinking water is notably the open secret remedy of dull skin and dry peeling lips. Drinking 3 to 4 liter of water each day and also take some homemade solutions can prevent lip damages easily.
How do you prevent Chapped lips with Angular Cheilitis by natural homemade remedy?
Ingredients for an excellent homemade remedy with a brief description of how each promotes healthy, glowing lips
1. Organic Oils
- Carrier oil (Coconut, Almond, Olive, Jojoba, Castor. Grape seed and Avocado oil): All these carrier oils have rich, fatty acids and moisturizing power. Applying it on dry and Exfoliate lips to heal them and make them soft.
- Essential oil (Basal, Neem, Tea tree oil): Essential oil has antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory compounds that will heal the crack lips.
These organic carrier oils & essential oil together create a great home remedy for cracked lips and cheilitis problems. It works wonders.
2. Aloe Vera Gel
Aloe Vera helps to treat skin disorders truly by its gelatinous form; for instance, the use of Aloe Vera in exfoliating lips will heal these problems and make them soft.
Honey is a source of natural antibacterial properties and it is one of nature’s best healing agents. To put it in another way, it will remove the dead cells and help for cheilitis treatment in due time.
Sugar contains a large amount of glucose. It is also known as dextrose, fructose. It helps to clean off the dead cells straightaway from lips.
5. Lemon Juice
Lemon Juice contains a bevy of Folic Acid; Iron also has a rich volume of vitamin C and vitamins B-complex, it is prompt for skin cleanser.
Cucumber contains plenty of silica and water. In general, it’s a common ingredient for healthy and brightening skin.
You can make your skin soft and nourished by using Petroleum Jelly. Specifically, it seals the moisture in the skin and helps to prevent this lips problem.
8. Raw Milk
Raw milk contains Lactic-Acid. Accordingly, it will help to hydrate our lip. It will help to restrain our lip dryness and sunburn in the same way.
Here I cited one of my favorite homemade remedies for your information as below
Point to be noted that, it may vary based on area and session you get available.
I use a wet thick cotton cloth or a small piece of towel/washcloth due to gently rub my lip 30 seconds with warm water. In that case, it makes the peeling skin soft. I do it twice in a day explicitly.
For this reason, I make the scrubber using the below items-
Ingredients for Making Scrubber
In First Place, You Will Need
- Lemon Juice: 1/2 teaspoon
- Sugar or Salt: 1/2 teaspoon
- Honey: 1 teaspoon
Note: The first thing to remember that do not let it melted.
Apply this scrubber gently on your upper and lower circle for two minutes thereupon. Then wash with warm water. Apply twice in a week for consecutive few weeks
Ingredients for Mixed oil
You Will Need
Take few drops of Carrier oil and Essential oil (any one of handy). Here I use Coconut, Olive, and Neem oil.
- Coconut oil: 2 drops
- Olive oil: 2 drops
- Neem oil: 2 drops
How to Use: What You Have to Do
- Keep all drops of oil in a small ceramic bowl.
- Blend all these properly with fingertips.
- Gently massage on the lips for 3 to 4 minutes for absolve.
- Apply twice or three times a day. Even, before me going to bed.
You can watch this video to learn more about how to use other ingredients too
Sometimes you may use quality full best lip balm for chapped lips or Angular Cheilitis cream on your lips. I apply it two or three times a day, especially, when the Cold Sore tries to appear on my lips.
Here are answers to some question When we feel pain many of us anxiously think about these
Qs: How do you prevent Chapped lips by natural home remedy?
Answer: Every day’s lip care will help prevent from this Chapped, flaky lips.
Qs: What is the best home treatment for chapped lips?
Answer: Exfoliate your lips by the homemade scrubber, as well as use apply the oil mixture 3 to 5 times daily. You can follow the system I give you above.
Qs: Is Angular Cheilitis contagious?
Answer: Angular Cheilitis itself unable to spread in other person corners of the mouth. But in severe conditions, it turns in fungal infection and inflammations. However, this infection can spread. So, try to avoid kissing your affectionate persons.
Qs: how to cure angular cheilitis overnight?
Answer: Actually it’s not possible to cure of angular cheilitis by night.
Qs: How long does it take angular cheilitis to heal?
Answer: If you take proper treatment, then it will minimum 5 night to reduce this problem.
Q: When I have angular cheilitis then why I also face cold sore problems?
Answer: Generally angular cheilitis and cold sore both are the cause of herpes simplex virus or thrush problems. So, when our lips affected by this virus then sometimes both come one after another.
- Before using any antifungal cream for lips I would take the suggestion from a certified pharmacist.
- Using these remedies if angular cheilitis healing stages not recovered within 7 days; please don’t make delay to visit a dermatologist or the doctors of Medicines experts.
So are you inclined enough to test out these remedies by yourself like me to prevent the Chapped lips, Cheilitis problems?