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How to deal with cold sores

Uncover cold sore myths and break the stigma

You can take action against cold sores at their initial stage, or even before you feel that first telling, strange tingle signalling one is coming on. While a cold sore may only last a few days, it always feels longer when you have one.

Here’s what to do before and during a cold sore outbreak to keep your spirits up and your body and mind strong. Sure, the world can be quick to judge. But we're here to help you get back to your best. OK, let's get to it.