Extract the gel feom an aloe vera leaf and apply it on the affected area.
Allow it to dry on its own and then wipe it off with a washcloth soaked in warm water.
Dab it on the affected area and leave it on for a few hours.
To make garlic oil, cook fresh garlic cloves in olive oil until they turn brown and then strain the oil.
Garlic oil also contains the antiviral compound ajoene.
Place a crushed garlic clove on the affected area and leave it on for 10 to 15 minutes.
Do this several times daily for three to four days.
Siberian Ginseng, or Elutherococcus, may be helpful in reducing the duration and severity of HSV-2 or genital herpes.