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Some people develop painful and uncomfortable cold sores or fever blisters around their lips and tongue. The scientific name for a cold sore or fever blister is called Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV-1), also known as Oral Herpes. These cold sores or fever blisters are usually begin as reddish and yellowish blisters that break open and leak clear fluid, which can be contagious. Afterwards, it scabs and then disappears after several weeks.
Cold Sores or Oral Herpes stays in the body for the rest of someone"s life. They usually recur at times of stress, sickness, or even being in the sun too long.
Cold sores or Oral Herpes can heal on their own after a few days to a week. However, when some people feel pain or feel embarrassed, it needs to be treated quickly. The Millenium MVP- 7 Periolase laser can prevent the eruption of cold sores and oral herpetic lesions, make them less painful, and make them heal faster.
The Periolase laser can also treat other painful mouth sores such as those caused by an apthous ulcer or trauma caused by biting on the tongue, lips, or cheek. The advantages of the Millenium MVP-7 Periolase laser is painless, does not require numbing injections, and only involves one or two short visits to complete.