Cold sores are caused by a form of the Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) and may develop when an individual has a cold or fever. They can also be triggered by sun exposure, emotional distress and health troubles.
If you’re suffering from a cold sore try Blistex Antiviral Cold Sore Cream to help relieve the symptoms. Blistex Antiviral Cold Sore Cream contains Aciclovir which stops the virus from replicating and reduces the severity of an outbreak.
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A cold sore is often a sign things aren’t quite right. Perhaps you’re a bit rundown, a bit overwhelmed, or even spent a bit too much time in the sun. While you work on getting life back into balance, let Blistex Antiviral Cold Sore Cream heal your cold sore. Blistex Antiviral Cold Sore Cream contains Aciclovir, which stops the Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) that causes cold sores from replicating and reduces the severity of an outbreak. So you can get back to being your best.
The symptoms of cold sores are a tingling, itching, burning sensation. Use Blistex Antiviral Cold Sore Cream when you notice the first symptom – the tingling stage – to treat cold sores. Apply 5 times a day for 5 to 7 days to the affected area.
Aciclovir 5%, cetomacrogol 1000, cetostearyl alcohol, chlorocresol, dimeticone 100, disodium edetate, liquid paraffin, propylene glycol, purified water, self-emulsifying glyceryl monostearate, white soft paraffin. Also contains: Chlorocresol as preservative.
Ratings & reviews from beautyheaven.com.au
This is the best topical treatment cream that you can get to treat cold sores and is better than Zovirax. It contains the exact same amount of active ingredients as Zovirax but is twice the size and half the price. I really like Blistex products for the lips and have been using them for 2 decades now. I like to keep a tube of this on hand at all times and have found that if I apply it early enough when feeling a cold sore come on, I can avoid the worst of it.
Cute little 5g tube it comes in and works really well. Only having to apply a small amount over the sore. It soothes the cold sore and helps it to heal faster when applied regularly throughout the day. After about 5 days i found it has done what its job is supposed to do, treat the virus! Its invisible dip you don't notice it at all which is great. Has a slight scent to it which isn’t over powering. I've been using Blistex lip balms for years so this one is no different, its affordable and does a great job just as much as a more expensive one would do.
I absolute hate cold sores, this product was very affordable and was recommended by a girlfriend. Easy to carry around and apply. No distinctive smell which is a plus, goes on clear so you can reapply during the day without feeling to self conscious and of course best of all it actually works! Can see the cold sore go away in a matter of days. Definitely recommend this brand and tube!