There is no strong evidence to support that herpes can be transmitted in this manner however; I would not recommend sharing a towel with someone who has herpes. It is better to err on the side of caution.
What is the difference between Cold Sores and Impetigo?
What vitamins or alternative treatments are best to take when one has Herpes?
What are the two types of Herpes?
I don’t have any symptoms of herpes, therefore I don’t have herpes.
Can one classify Herpes based on the area in which it develops?
Can herpes cause sterility?