Essential Oil Recipe For Coldsores: 3 drops lemon balm, 2 drops tea tree, 3 drops lavender, 3 drops eucalyptus, 3-4 drops geranium, 3 drops Roman chamomile, 3 drops bergamot. Add to 1 oz of sweet almond oil if you have dried and cracked cold sores, or 2 oz. vodka for wet/ type cold sores to dry them out and heal them. Shake before each use.
White clover: medicinal uses: cleanses blood, boils, sores, wounds, etc., heals disorders and diseases of the eye. A tea is used to treat coughs, colds, fevers and leucorrhea. A tincture of the leaves can be applied as an ointment for gout. A tea of the flowers used as an eyewash.
Best remedy for cold sores: raw honey and turmeric. Dab on as a paste. Use early, use often. See the blog for the science. http://www.thehealthyhomeeconomist.com/effective-home-remedies-for-cold-sores-fever-blisters/
How to get rid of cold sores? Learn about essential oils and other natural treatments to prevent and treat fever blisters: http://www.optiderma.com/articles/essential-oils-for-fever-blisters/. Includes a great DIY recipe to make your own healing salve for cold sores.