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The information provided on this site is provided for educational purposes only, and is not intended as medical advice. Should you have any serious health concerns, you should always check with your health care practitioner before self-administering any natural remedy.

Cold Sores:

Cold Sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus and first appear three to ten days following initial exposure. The virus then remains in the body and can be triggered by stress, exposure to sun/wind, menstruation, a depressed immune system, fever or other viral infection.

Essential Oils Suggested for Treatment:

Bergamot, Tea Tree

Suggestions for Use:
  • Add one or two drops to the affected area using a cotton ball

If symptoms return frequently, consult your physician.




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