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What should I do?

My babies lips are craked. He is 6 month old.

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Asked by Proud2bJmom at 4:49 PM on Jan. 17, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I would think that some chapstick would help, read the label to make sure.

    Answer by Bmat at 4:55 PM on Jan. 17, 2009

  • petroleum jelly/vaseline would probly help n be safe

    Answer by maemaesmom at 5:19 PM on Jan. 17, 2009

  • Petroleum jelly mixed with medical grade lanolin (lansinoh) is safe for baby digestion. The lanolin is close to the moisture we have in our skin and the petroleum jelly will prevent evaporation.

    Answer by cat0325 at 5:52 PM on Jan. 17, 2009

  • If he has chapped lips, he needs more fluids. Whatever you use to heal them, give him extra fluids!

    Answer by shmorris56 at 8:54 PM on Jan. 17, 2009

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