Improve Your Diet to Prevent Angular Cheilitis (Corner Cracks on Lips)

What are the Symptoms?

In the corners of your mouth, the main thing you will notice is soreness and irritation. They may be:

  • Cracked
  • Itchy
  • Red
  • Swollen
  • Blistered
  • Crusty
  • Painful
  • Scaly

What are the Causes?

Sometimes, In the corners of your mouth, saliva gets trapped and builds up there. When it gets dry, skin in the area cracks. Moisture and warmth in the corners support fungus to grow and multiply.

Improving your Diet can Help:

Sometimes it is due to the deficiency in minerals, Iron, Zinc or vitamin B2. By improving your diet, you can get rid of Angular Cheilitis. Increase the amount of iron in your body by consuming iron-rich vegetables such as spinach, leafy green vegetables, soybeans, and lentils. lamb and beef are also rich in iron.



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Anna Smith

Anna Smith

My name is Anna. Friends call me Annie. I’m a writer by profession and foodie for love. I will share my thoughts on foods their benefits and side effects.