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    Default 2 weeks old dry lips

    Hi just a random question my 2 week old son is exclusively breast fed with no issues however I've notice his lips are extremely dry at the moment is this an issue anyone experience this thanks in advance

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    It's normal and will rectify itself soon

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    Yep normal. Their newborn skin can peel off including lips. My ds was like a snake!

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    Ah! I've heard a story from my mum my entire life - my "lips fell off" when I was a few weeks old Breastfed baby, lips got a little dry and flaked off in one complete mouth shape.


 

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