Why do my Lips Crack when I Smile?

What is a cold sore? A cold sore is a fluid-filled blister or a cluster of blisters that appear on your lips and/or around your mouth. Cold sores are also called fever blisters, oral herpes, or herpes labialis. Cold sores, fever blisters, or recurrent herpes labialis are annoyingly painful blisters. They break out, leak fluid, […]

how long does it take for a cold sore to go away?

Let us start with what a cold sore is. A cold sore is a blister caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSY). When someone has the virus , it travels to their skin and causes one or more sores.   How long do cold sores last?  The typical cold sore lasts about 1-2 weeks, but […]

Does toothpaste help cold sores?

We all know that getting a cold sore is not on anyone’s list of Things to be Excited About. We get it. Many people swear that toothpaste can help cold sores. But does it really work? What is the science behind it? Is there a scientific reason to put toothpaste on a cold sore to […]

Herlip in the Media

Last week, herlip was featured in popular online publication POPSUGAR, they strive to power optimism, strength and confidence in its readers while also delivering the hottest trends and best tips in entertainment, fashion, lifestyle, beauty, health, and fitness. Read their article “Cold Sore season is coming: Exactly How to Tackle the Dreaded Tingle” here

Cold Sore Triggers

Cold Sore Triggers – 3 Steps to minimise your cold sores Cold sores can be painful, embarrassing and come with exhausting symptoms, which are very common cold sore triggers. While our herlip® Cold Sore Rapid Relief Gel will visibly improve your cold sore blisters within 24 hours, we want to help you avoid flare-ups by […]