Cracked Corners Of Your Mouth?
It’s easy to ignore those cracked corners of your mouth, especially if you suffer from dry lips or cracked lips. However, it could be a condition called angular cheilitis. Because of inflammation, yeast and bacteria stick around in these creases.
The writers at Parade wanted to know more about angular cheilitis and reached out to Eternal Dermatology for a quote. Our board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Rodney, MD, FAAD, answered questions on the cause of cracked corners of your mouth and the treatment options available. We also cover if you are at risk and how you can maintain some healthy, happy lips.