Quite a lot of people are struggling with herpes caused by a virus, some being regularly terrified when it appears again and again.
Let’s look at some of the most effective home cures for herpes.
1. Calendula ointment
Thanks to its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic effect, calendula ointment is one of the best cures for herpes. The safest option is to prepare it at home, so you can be sure that it doesn’t contain any harmful chemicals. There are many kinds of preparation methods; the following is probably the fastest.
Cut twenty fresh flowers into small pieces, and cook them for twenty minutes in a little water. After 12 hours, filter the mixture and spread it onto the problem area.
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2. Propolis tincture
Propolis tincture helps to remove the virus, forms a protective layer, and speeds up the healing process. Moreover, because of its antiviral effect, it prevents the virus from spreading.
Thanks to its strong antibacterial and antioxidant effect, garlic cures herpes quickly. At the appearance of the first signs of a new outbreak of herpes, cut a garlic clove in half and place in onto the emerging herpes. If you sense pain or a stinging sensation, repeat the procedure at least three times a day.
4. Nettle tea
The time for picking fresh nettle is almost here. Pick the spring shoots of this plant and make an infusion. You can both drink nettle tea and use it externally by placing a cotton pad dipped in nettle tea onto the herpes. In order to increase the efficiency of nettle tea, mix it with a little rosemary and plantain. Drink at least two cups of this infusion daily.
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Lysine is one of the 20 essential amino acids, and the human body needs about 1 to 1.5 g of it daily. Take 1 gram lysine a day; if you take it for a prolonged time, you will get rid of herpes. Look for lysine in health food stores and pharmacies.