Testing Herstat propolis on cold sores – it works

Recently I have been testing propolis cold sore ointment from Herstat on a cold sore that crept up on me in the night. I have been using their LipCare Stick as a preventative measure but you know when you feel that tingling just when you’re dozing off to sleep? You know you should get up, […]

Cold sore diary – waking up with one

I woke up with a cold sore today, my first in months and months. I am not sure of the trigger though I did indulge in a vodka and tonic after a late night working on the blog and twitter so perhaps that was it. Whatever caused it, today I’m fighting it with all the weapons I have… let’s see how quick we can get rid of this cold sore

The cold sore dies – cold sore diary

If you get cold sores you’ll know that once they’ve taken hold you’ve had it. I’m trying a new lotion I found from Boots which seems to be burning and stinging them into submission…

Do’s and Don’ts for fighting cold sores

You know the signs, that tell-tale little tingling sensation that signals you’re in for a real treat, a cold sore is on the way, but there are loads of natural remedies and practical things you can do to send them packing…