Cold sores are a very prevalent disease that impacts many people in their lives. For many individuals, they may be pretty ugly especially if they seem on their lips. Cold sores are known as fever blister or oral herpes. It caused by the infection herpes simplex virus kind 1 and when you have had it then you can get it again and again.

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A fever blister on my lip warranted a tube of cherry-flavored Carmex lip balm.

The very best thing to dab a fever blister with to heal it almost immediately is Ether, but who can get that??!! (I once worked for a dr. who had it in the office and it really worked) BUT now as soon as I get the very first symptom of one, I put rubbing alcohol on a cotton ball and keep it on my lip as often and as long as possible. The best thing is the little individual alcohol pads they use to clean your arm before a blood draw. You really have to USE IT AS LONG AS POSSIBLE!

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17 Ways: How to Get Rid of Fever Blisters on Lips Overnight - page 3

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FEVER BLISTERS / SUN POISONING on the lips == Arm & Hammer Toothpaste -- Save your money on the expensive cold sore medicine, buy a travel size A & H toothpaste, dab it on your cold sore. It will burn, but it dries it out and it's gone within 24-48 hours. The swelling goes down. It's magic medicine. Works every time!!!

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Cold sores (also known as fever blisters) are a painful and unsightly infectious blister that's usually found on the lips or face. They are caused by the virus herpes simplex I (HSV), which can lie dormant in the body, only to flare up when your body is stressed out. Sometime after being

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