Herpes is a virus that lives in the human body and sometimes it makes its presence felt through some little blisters that appear on the lips or on several parts of the face. Herpes is caused by virus Herpes Simplex. There are two kinds of herpes, one that appears on the lips and face and another one that appears in the genital area.
It is unpleasant to have such virus in your body because you cannot know when the ugly blisters will appear on your face. The blisters from your lips will form a crust after three days that will last for ten days.
The herpes is directly related to weakened immunity. In order for you to control this virus it will be great to strengthen your immune system. Apart from the unpleasant appearance of facial herpes, doctors have discovered recently that herpes on lips is a viral disease that can cause all sorts of complications with weakened immunity.
Once you contracted the herpes virus, you are exposed to such injuries, but, fortunately there are some natural remedies that will help you get rid of those unpleasant blisters faster than the regular medicines.
Garlic is a natural antibiotic very powerful that has antiseptic, antiviral and antimicrobial properties and is very good in treating herpes. Garlic is rich in antioxidants and destroys the free radicals that affect the healthy cells of the body. Garlic is also rich in calcium, phosphorus and iron. It also contains allicin, a chemical that gives the strong odor and protects the body from harmful agents and infections.
When you feel your lips burning or you have already some small blisters on your lips, smash a clove of garlic and apply it on the affected area. Let it act for 10 minutes, and then rinse with warm water. Repeat this procedure 3 times in 12 hours and you will notice that the herpes is gone.
- Marigold ointment
Marigold is well known for their healing, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties, which can reduce healing time in half. The ointment can be made at home or can be bought from natural food stores.
For you to prepare your own marigold ointment you need 20 marigold flowers with stalk which have to be washed and chopped finely. After that, put two handfuls of plant in 500 g molten fat. Stir the mixture for 20 minutes in a pot at slow fire, using a wooden spoon. After 12 hours, the mixture is reheated and filtered through a gauze.
Put the mixture in a jar of glass and keep it in the refrigerator. Don’t use the ointment more than one year because it will lose its properties. Apply the ointment on your lips several times and you will see the results.
- Black tea
Black tea is a very good remedy in treating herpes and it’s also easy for you to buy it. I think that most of us have black tea in our house. Black tea as garlic has strong antiseptic, antiviral and anti-inflammatory properties. You can use black tea as compresses that can be applied on the painful blisters on lips. You can also drink black tea for better results. By applying black tea on the blisters, you will notice in short time the great results.
Herpes will no longer be a problem for you.