5 Things Your LIPS Can Tell You about Your Nutritional State

5 Things Your LIPS Can Tell You about Your Nutritional State

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You can get a lot of interesting information about your health and nutrition just by looking at your lips. Find out more!


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0:00 Introduction: What your lips can tell you about your nutritional state
0:10 #1 Pale or grey lips
2:10 #2 Blue lips
2:50 #3 Darker lips
3:15 #4 Dry or chapped lips
5:58 #5 Cracked corners of the mouth
6:55 Check out my video on what your nails can tell you about your health!

Did you know you can tell a lot about what’s going on inside of your body just by looking at your lips? Let’s dive in.

Five things your lips can tell you about your nutritional state:

1. Pale or grey lips
Top potential cause:
• Anemia

Deficiencies that could potentially lead to this problem:
• An iron deficiency
• A vitamin B12 deficiency
• A copper deficiency

Potential causes of these deficiencies:
• A lack of meat in the diet
• A lack of hydrochloric acid
• Consuming a lot of grains
• Heavy periods
• Inflammation in the gut

Foods to consume:
• Red meat
• Liver
• Seafood

2. Blue lips
Top potential causes:
• Exposure to the cold
• Shock
• Cyanide poisoning

A good vitamin for cyanide poisoning:
• Hydroxocobalamin (a version of vitamin B12)

3. Your lips are becoming darker
Top potential causes:
• Smoking
• Exposure to secondhand smoke

4. Dry lips or chapped lips
Top potential causes:
• A deficiency in omega-3 fatty acids
• High consumption of omega-6 fatty acids
• A vitamin D deficiency
• Consuming too much vitamin A
• A zinc deficiency
• Taking mineral oils

What you can do:
• Consume cod liver oil
• Consume wild-caught salmon
• Get out in the sun
• Consume red meat
• Consume seafood

5. Cracked corners of the mouth
Top potential causes:
• A vitamin B2 deficiency
• A lack of friendly bacteria

Potential cause of a deficiency in vitamin B2:
• Consuming refined carbohydrates

Potential causes of a lack of friendly bacteria:
• Antibiotics
• Consuming foods that don’t support the microbiome

Foods to consume:
• Eggs
• Cheese
• Leafy greens



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Dr. Berg, age 56, is a chiropractor who specializes in Healthy Ketosis & Intermittent Fasting. He is the author of the best-selling book The Healthy Keto Plan, and is the Director of Dr. Berg Nutritionals. He no longer practices, but focuses on health education through social media.

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Thanks for watching! I hope this helps explain how to get a better idea of your nutritional state by looking at your lips.


By: Dr. Eric Berg DC
Title: 5 Things Your LIPS Can Tell You about Your Nutritional State
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