What can I do on a burn?

it was with a hot plate on my belly, with the edge of the plate
concern718
Asked Dec 05, 2009
Edited Dec 06, 2009
I'm not going to ask how you got the burn there, but anyways... Considering it's a hot plate, it's probably a first degree burn. Do not run gold water or ice on it, that can cause tissue damage. You should put some form of lotion on it, preferably one that contains aloe (vera). You should put a cool (not cold) compress on it.
Oni_Kami
Answered Dec 06, 2009
STOP and pass this on:
apply as much of the clear part of an egg, the white part. It provides the nutrition the skin needs to grow. It also stops the pain and hydrates the
skin to keep it moisture. The white will not contaminate the wound. It does miracles. I mean miracles, I heard. Next time you burn your finger stick it inside an egg, just to try it.
edward0316
Answered Dec 07, 2009
This would be really bad advice for a 3rd degree burn, but it should work well for 1st or 2nd.
Pour coconut oil and rub gently.
knswamy
Answered Dec 07, 2009
Aloe vera is better for healing the damaged skin.

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