Labial herpes is usually caused by Herpes simplex virus type 1, which spread by direct contact of infected with healthy skin blisters, mostly this type of herpes infection is transmitted by kissing or sharing objects contaminated as spoons, straws for drinking, scarves, etc. That is why that once acquired the disease, we must know which is the treatment of cold sores. It is necessary first to prevent contagion to other people or casually spread the virus to other parts of our body, so that a first advice for the treatment of herpes is not too touch the wound, unless it is to perform its cleaning, in this case, should be disposed with care the gauze or cotton that has been used for this purpose. Another tip for the treatment of cold sores is to avoid a constant exposure to the Sun, which can reactivate the blisters or cause injuries take longer to heal. We can use natural remedies or drugs that attack the herpes, but essential at this time is to relieve the sensation of pain, since you blisters They heal normally alone in a period of 7 days. That is why it is advisable to consume some common painkillers that will partly alleviate us pain. Another recommendation is to buy in pharmacies a topical anesthetic will be used at the time of eating foods, to avoid the painful sensations, or failing that can replace quite successfully with some natural oil that will lubricate the wounds and relieve pain. These are mainly some recommendations in the treatment of cold sores, it is important to remember that we must not approach the wounds with skin of someone else, i.e. avoid greetings with kisses, or any sign of affection with the lips. Discover how I could remove outbreaks of genital herpes using a very curious method by clicking here.