1. Apply ice on the sore as soon as it comes out
Wrap an ice cube in a thin cloth and place it on the sore where it hurts. Do it 3 – 4 times in a day. The ice will prevent the sore from coming out completely and nip it.
2. Benefits of aloe vera are plenty
Aloe vera is the most skin friendly plant that has a number of medicinal advantages. What you have to do is take out the aloe vera juice from its leaf and apply it on the sore. Do it a few times in a day. Hopefully the sore will be gone within a couple of days.
3. Vitamin B supplements
Vitamin B supplements have been known to do a great deal in getting rid of cold sores. Give your child food that is rich in vitamin B such as meat, fish, spinach, green peas, broccoli and peanuts etc.
4. Coconut oil can also be beneficial for cold sores
5. Tea Tree Oil
Tea Tree Oil is another wonderful and one of the best home remedies for cold sores. Mix tea tree oil with ginger powder and a couple of sage leaves and boil. Drink this concoction 2 – 3 times in a day.
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