Remedy for Cold Sore

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A cold sore is not welcome on your face, or anywhere else, for that matter. Not only are they cosmetically unappealing, they can be downright painful.

Cold sores also called fever blisters or herpes; are a common viral infection. They are tiny, fluid-filled blisters on and around your lips. These blisters are often grouped together in patches. If you or someone you know has ever suffered from cold sores than you know how difficult it is sometimes to get rid of them.
Good news is, you don't need to spend much money to get rid of your cold sore. We tend to forget that most of the time we have the solution right in front of us at home. You should always consider a natural, drug-free option first. So, for this home remedy all you'll be needing is some cornstarch and water.

Cornstarch is a simple, easily available, natural ingredient. It is known to be one of the best cures for cold sores.
Why it works you ask? It has the ability to take away all the pain and discomfort caused by herpes and cold sores. Now, you must be thinking how cornstarch can be helpful in curing your herpes infection for lifetime. Cornstarch has become famous cure for herpes because of its amazing effect on herpes blisters. It helps in drying the herpes sores. You will feel relieve in itching, burning sensation and irritation that your herpes infection causes.
cornstarch is a natural food component, you can also use it inside your mouth. It will not harm you if you eat cornstarch and also, it has no side-effects at all. You can simply apply the cornstarch powder on your cold sores. Take a cotton ball and dip it in the cornstarch.Rub the cotton swab on the blisters.
Remember that you should not use the same cotton ball for multiple times. It can increase your infection. Leave the cornstarch as it is to allow it to dry. Use this remedy twice a day for better results.

Remedy for Cold Sore
Yields1 Serving
 1 tbsp cornstarch
 1 tsp fresh water to start
1

Measure out 1 tablespoon of cornstarch and place in a small bowl.

Remedy for Cold Sore

2

Mix in 1 teaspoon of fresh water.

Remedy for Cold Sore

3

Add more water slowly until you achieve a paste-like consistency.

Remedy for Cold Sore

4

Put a dab on your cold sore before bed, and rinse off gently with water in the morning. Do this nightly until cold sore is gone.

Remedy for Cold Sore

Ingredients

 1 tbsp cornstarch
 1 tsp fresh water to start

Directions

1

Measure out 1 tablespoon of cornstarch and place in a small bowl.

Remedy for Cold Sore

2

Mix in 1 teaspoon of fresh water.

Remedy for Cold Sore

3

Add more water slowly until you achieve a paste-like consistency.

Remedy for Cold Sore

4

Put a dab on your cold sore before bed, and rinse off gently with water in the morning. Do this nightly until cold sore is gone.

Remedy for Cold Sore

Remedy for Cold Sore