There are many methods of treating sores on the lips. If the herpes is recurrent, it is best to consult the physician to an experienced specialist has prescribed you a course of immunotherapy. It is in the reduction of immunity lies the cause of this disease. Remember that herpes is easily spread through the body. So try not to touch and scratch the affected area.
In folk medicine, there are many ways to treat the sores on lips. Quickly cope with herpes ordinary teaspoon. To do this, in a Cup of hot black tea dip the spoon, leave on for a few seconds so that it warms up and attach to the sore spot. This procedure should be performed several times a day. Instead of tea you can use baking soda (1 teaspoon), dissolved in a glass of boiling water. At high temperatures the herpes virus dies very quickly.
Quickly relieves colds on lips aloe Vera juice. Take a fresh leaf of this plant, cut along the or carefully remove the skin and pulp apply to the sore for a few minutes. Then refresh lotion. You can freeze the aloe leaf using a small piece of plaster – it will compress.
To prevent the development of viral infection will help calendula. Take 1 part of fresh flowers, mix with 10 parts of olive oil, let stand for 3-4 hours, and then lubricate the affected areas 2-3 times a day. You can also use the fresh juice of calendula. To do this, take some flowers, mash them and separated juice lubricate sore on lips. But remember that the juice of calendula irritant, so after the procedure, wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water, do not touch other parts of the body, especially mucous membranes.
Antiviral and antimicrobial properties of propolis, so it is also quite effective in dealing with herpes. It is possible to prepare an alcohol tincture. Take 1 tablespoon of propolis, mix it with half Cup of 70% alcohol, let stand at room temperature for 5-7 days, periodically shake. This tincture can be stored in a cool place for quite a long time. As soon as the first signs of herpes (itching and burning on the lips), start treatment: lubricate the sores 3-4 times a day.