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Skin

Question
Posted by: Gemini | 2015/10/28

Q.

Dry lips

My lips are extremely dry. I drink enough water. Could my system be in need of something?

Expert's Reply

A.

Skin expert
- 2015/10/29

The skin may sometimes reveal nutritional deficiencies. It is unlikely to be the cause though. Very often scaly lips develops due to eczema or other skin diseases. It may also be dangerous in that it may be early skin cancer. See a doctor.

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