Cold Sores Home Remedies

Cold sores Dos

Protect your lips from sun. Wash your hands frequently. Apply petroleum jelly on the affected area. Eat well. Get plenty of sleep. Keep out of cold winds.

Cold sores Donts

General is good for Cold sores


Apply ice pack to developing cold sores to numb and sooth the area. It will help to inhibit the virus also.

Tea is good for Cold sores


Simply apply the tea bag on blistered skin within several minutes. Repeat after one hour. Or gently press the warm bag over the affected area or blisters for about half an hour.

Aloe Vera is good for Cold sores


Cut the aloe stick into chunks. Chill the chunks. Gently rub chilled chunks on the sores.

Dairy Products is good for Cold sores


Soak a cotton ball in cold milk and apply it on sores to relief pain.

Lavender Oil is good for Cold sores


Apply lavender oil on sores to speed up healing.