Cracked lips can also be caused by canker sores and allergic reaction to lip products such as lip balm or lipstick. Your lips may also be sensitive to skin care products particularly for acne-prone and oily skin, mouthwashes and toothpaste even acidic and spicy foods like pickles and cinnamon. Drinking alcoholic and caffeinated beverages and smoking also contribute to cracked skin on your lips.
What Are Other Symptoms Of Cracked Lips?
Other symptoms that may occur with cracked lips that are related to other body systems may include having rashes, feeling very thirsty, headache, stuffy nose or nasal condition and a generally ill feeling, while in some cases this may occur with other symptoms that may indicate a serious condition which includes fainting or change in level of consciousness, reduced urine production and confusion or loss of consciousness even for a brief moment. In this kind of situation, you should seek medical care immediately.