How Do I Treat a Cold Sore?

Minimize your cold sore while you treat it

Having a cold sore may make you feel self-conscious. It’s natural to want to lay low and stay inside.

But now you can minimize the appearance of your cold sore while you treat it. Crafted by lip care experts, Carmex® Cold Sore Treatment helps soothe your worries and irritation with a unique formula that smoothes and fills to downplay the appearance of your cold sore. It also contains benzocaine to help relieve pain and itch on contact.*

*For treatment of symptoms associated with cold sores. Product does not treat viral infections or heal cold sores. When used to help conceal. Individual results may vary. For external use only. Use only as directed.