honey, green beans, peppermint
- Yet another great use for honey: Directly applied to herpes lesions, bedsores or shingles, honey heals these within a very short time.
- A pod tea of green beans works well as a remedy for herpes, cold sores, blackheads, acne and skin afflictions of a similar nature. Wash the face or afflicted parts morning, noon and night with the tea.
- Peppermint is antiviral, strongly so. Therefore it can be used to inhibit the further progress of herpes virus. Drink two cups of warm peppermint tea during the periods when the virus is most active.