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Red Ring Lips Quiz
by Staff
Red rings around your lips won't give you a reason to smile. Take our quiz to get lip care advice on removing those red rings.

The red ring around lips is commonly referred to as:

  • Dry lip dermatitis
  • Smoocher's sydrome
  • Lip licker's dermatitis

Repeated exposure to these substances can lead to lip licker's dermatitis:

  • Water, soap or food.
  • Toothpaste, mouthwash or baking soda.
  • Alcohol, cigarettes or chewing tobacco.

Treating lip licker's dermatitis is simple.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

If you can't kick the habit of licking your lips, this can help:

  • Salt
  • Tobasco sauce
  • Petroleum jelly

The red ring around your lips can be caused by an allergic reaction.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

How many substances can cause allergic dermatitis?

  • 10000
  • More than 3,000.
  • Hundreds

Perfume is not an irritant.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

An allergic reaction can eventually progress to:

  • Swelling and a third lip.
  • Swelling and amputation.
  • Blisters, flaking and cracking.

Allergic contact dermatitis may clear up on its own.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Lip licker's dermatitis can be red and itchy or:

  • Excessively white and smooth.
  • Full of holes and dry.
  • Dry and bumpy