Peeling Lips Wiki

for people with the condition of chronic, peeling, cracking, fissuring, flaking lips, also known as exfoliative cheilitis, cheilitis exfoliativa, cheilitis glandularis apostematosa, cheilosis, ideopathic cheilosis, perioral psoriasis, seborrheic keratosis of the lips, hyperkeratinization of the lips, labial hyperkeratosis, leukoplakia, eczematous cheilitis, lip dermatitis, Stelwagon's disease, . . .


  • Content may be edited that is open for group discussion or research. Major edits should be done in a transparent way with editor's username attached, and users can be aware of changes made to any page they edit by clicking NOTIFY ME to follow all changes or changes made per page, or Recent Changes, or HISTORY on the relevant page.
  • Content may be added that describe's a user's condition, treatments, and any relevant information that would be useful to other members of the wiki and the general public.
  • Blatant advertising will be regulated by the wiki group, and multi-level marketing schemes like Xangoâ„¢ will be skewered and deleted especially if user does not have a profile that describes their condition and posts a photo.
  • Links to third party websites are the responsibility of the general user to authenticate their relevance and safety, and in no way are the users of the wiki to be held liable for any personal damage, pain, or mental anguish caused by clicking on said links.

Getting Started

  • All pages are public and viewable to non-members, however only members can edit pages.
  • Click link Join in the upper right corner (the link will pop up). The site organizer will promptly enable your access and you can choose a username.
  • While logged in, select one of the pages listed in the margin to view its contents.
  • Click on the EDIT button above to put your own content on this page.
  • To post a discussion topic, click on the DISCUSSION tab in the center of the page, and the discussion will stay linked to that page for future reference.

Adding pictures

  • In order to keep load time down for the wiki, pictures should be posted on the Case Histories page only, high resolution pictures should be hyperlinked. Two medium resolution pictures of just the lip area are recommended, with the lips at their worst state, and lips at their current state.
  • While in the EDIT mode, select the icon that looks like a landscape painting then select Upload Files, browse for a file on your disk, and click Upload. When you are finished uploading, click twice on the image to insert on the page. Then to resize the image click and drag the upper left corner.
  • To center or left justify an image, change the alignment in File Properties.

I Don't understand!!

  • Click on the help link above to learn more about how to use our wiki, or contact the site Organizer for assistance.