By Timberlake Dental curated from ClevelandClinic.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Lindspetrol “While canker sores are not contagious, cold sores involve a very contagious virus. You risk passing cold sores along when you kiss someone, drink out of the same container or share silverware with other people.” See full article on ClevelandClinic.com
Essential Oil Recipe For Coldsores: 3 drops lemon balm, 2 drops tea tree, 3 drops lavender, 3 drops eucalyptus, 3-4 drops geranium, 3 drops Roman chamomile, 3 drops bergamot. Add to 1 oz of sweet almond oil if you have dried and cracked cold sores, or 2 oz. vodka for wet/ type cold sores to dry them out and heal them. Shake before each use.
Cold sores are usually being caused by the herpes simplex virus, known in medicine for a long time. This virus is especially contagious and could be spread easily only by touching an active cold sore. Garlic has been known for its healing effects for about 5,000 years; therefore why not try for get …
DIY Cold-Sore Remedy Household items Mix about 4-5 drops of any kind of Vodka with enough Baking Soda to make a creamy paste. Put the paste on your cold sore with a utensil such as a plastic knife for easy smooth application. Layer as thick as you can. Leave on for about 15 minutes, then wipe off mixture completely and go and reapply your mixture again so that you get a fresh batch of alcohol on your lip to make sure it's working. Do this about 3-4 times
Getting rid of cold sores as quick as possible is the main priority of anyone suffering from Oral Herpes. Anyone who has been cursed with HSV1 knows that a cold sore can take up to a week or more to completely heal. Cold sores are painful, unsightly, contagious, and just a huge, uncomfortable burden so getting rid of them in the fastest possible way is important.