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The One Lip Balm Dermatologists Say You Should NEVER Use If Your Lips Are Already Chapped

With fall just around the corner, we’re looking forward to everything pumpkin spice, Halloween, and a chill in the air, but not so much the dry and chapped lips the following season brings soon after.

And while it’s no secret cold weather is basically synonymous with chapped lips, you may be surprised to learn your go-to lip balm could be doing more harm than good.

Aside from simply being painful, dry and chapped lips can make wearing any type of lipstick or stain nearly impossible, something beauty lovers have no time for. So what makes a lip balm actually effective? According to the experts, it all depends on the ingredients.

Dr. Rachel Nazarian, of Schweiger Dermatology Group in New York City, shared with HuffPost that lip balms with added fragrances can cause lips to become irritated which leads to more chapping.

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Source: SheFinds – The One Lip Balm Dermatologists Say You Should NEVER Use If Your Lips Are Already Chapped By, Jayla Andrulonis

About Schweiger Dermatology Group

Schweiger Dermatology Group was founded to help make excellent dermatology care accessible throughout the Northeast. In 2010, Dr. Eric Schweiger started the practice with a single location in Midtown Manhattan. When he saw the need for high-quality dermatology care that did not require weeks or months of waiting to see a qualified provider, his vision of a multi-location practice was born.

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