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Supposing you have herpes simplex 1 with outbreaks on your face can you get in in your genital area too?

Herpes. If you get Herpes type 1 on your face there is a little protection against getting genital heepes but not enough to prevent it....similarly about a third of genital herpes is type 1 and likely from Oral -genital contact. A condom will prvide some protection.

Could herpes simplex 1 cause outbreaks in your genital area?

Herpes. Outbreaks from herpes happen at the site that one was infected. They do not travel or migrate elsewhere on the body. The reason we no longer define herpes by the words 'oral' and 'genital' is that you can get these viruses on any part of your body exposed to them.