3 Cold sore no more
The contagious mouth lesions are caused by the herpes simplex virus, which lies dormant as the immune system holds it in check. “Tiredness, illness, strong sunlight and extreme cold are all triggers,” says Dr Catherine Hood. “Outbreaks can last from three to seven days, and are usually treatable using an anti-viral cream.” Use the Shiseido Natural Finish Cream Concealer, 1,250, which is packed with anti-inflammatory properties.
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