Fever blisters, also known as cold sores, can range from mildly annoying to the most painful thing you’ve ever had. If you’re unfamiliar with fever blisters, they’re red or yellow bumps that form around your mouth. After some time, they will open up and start pussing out. From there, it will take anywhere from a few days to a few weeks for them to clear up. It’s no surprise that home remedy treatments are so common with fever blisters. Fever blisters are the nastiest, most inconvenient canker sores that exists.
You can’t hide them and they’re ugly. They can also be extremely painful. In some cases, they will clear up in two days and not hurt too much. Unfortunately, some of us have much worse conditions that take longer to cure on their own. One week is too much to deal with fever blisters. That’s why in this article, we will be giving you 11 natural remedies that can speed up the process. You might not even have to take a trip to the store, since most of these ingredients are found laying around the common household.
Hydrogen Peroxide is a fairly common chemical lying around the house. Luckily, it’s great for keeping your blisters moisture free, which is good for getting rid of them faster. Take a 3% solution, dab it with a cotton ball, and give your blisters a nice coating. Leave on for a minute or two and carefully pat dry. That’s it, just repeat every day for a day or two and the blisters should start clearing up.