Epsom Salt Soaks! Did you know that Epsom salt isn't actually a salt? It's actually magnesium! For sweaty hands and feet, do epsom salt soaks. A half a cup in a large bowl with warm water, soak about 10-15 minutes at night to help with the daily sweat! Courtesy of Dirty Girl Poletice.
Shingles or Something Else? Small blisters that appear only on the lips or around the mouth may be cold sores, sometimes called fever blisters. They're not shingles, but are instead caused by the herpes simplex virus. Itchy blisters that appear after hiking, gardening, or spending time outdoors could be a reaction to poison ivy, oak, or sumac. If you aren't sure what's causing your rash, see your health care provider.
The Many Stages Of Herpes Labialis Herpes labialis is the mediacl term for what we normally call cold-sores or fever blisters. It is very common, highly contagious and is caused by the herpes simplex 1 (HSV-1) virus. It is advisable to avoid kissing or perforforming oral sex whilst an out break is present as this will most certainly transmit the virus to your partner. "Herpes labialis, or orolabial herpes, is an infection of the lip by herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). An