The tingle of a cold sore coming on is a feeling that can be very stressful for some indicating that an outbreak is on the horizon. Its estimated that at least 1 in 4 people carry one or more of the 9 strains of the human herpes virus. Knowing this, having a remedy that works not only to stop an outbreak in its tracks but also to heal and soothe the existing outbreak is a life saver. Combined with the proper nutritional and lifestyle supports, Lip Lover essential oil blend is part of a healing protocol for those that deal with this pervasive virus. Use this blend to treat cold sores and genital herpes at the first sign of outbreak as well as to soothe and heal existing outbreaks. Already diluted to an appropriate strength, it can be applied directly to the skin on affected areas.