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What do I do to prevent a hot soup burn from blistering

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience Pediatrics
Ice: Immediately put ice on it. This will help but if the burn is bad enough it will blister anyway.

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends in deprh: This sounds like a full thickness burn which requires immediate medical attention. Partial thickness burns (2nd & 3rd degree) with blisters must be tr ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
21 years experience Plastic Surgery
Biocorneum : Silicone gel to prevent scars. Whyskin. Com sells it for best price.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Burn: Vitamin E cream may help healing and prevent scarring. Good Luck
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Breaux
38 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Care for wound: Keep the wound clean and apply a topical antibiotic ointment (e.g., polysporin, (bacitracin and polymyxin) bacitracin, neosporin, triple-antibiotic oi ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Gloves: Use gloves when handling.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
It : It is unlikely that you will blister from sun exposure, but I have seen it from severe sunburns. If significant blistering develops, it will do so in ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Razor burn: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy White
15 years experience Plastic Surgery
See Plastic Surgeon: This depends on the extent and depth of your burn. A very deep burn (full thickness) often requires excision of the damaged area. If it is very super ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Cold water: Wash with cold water for about 10 minutes.
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Sunburn: You have basically killed the outer cells of your skin. By definition you have a second degree burn. You have to heal, nothing will make it go any fa ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Size?: If it is small cold compresses initially to decrease damage amd topical salve such as aloe vera will help. If however it is a large area it is best to ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Wear hat: Best answered by a Dermatologist but I have a friend who has a similar problem and likes to play golf. He wears a wide- brimmed hat, light( white)long ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Donovan
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Vitamin E, bag bomb : vit. E, bag bomb, tea tree oil
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Natural healing: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasi ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Aloe Vera gel: Aloe vera gel is available at any drug store and will ease the pain of a sunburn.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Cold Sore From HSV-1: Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) is the cause of cold sores. HSV sets up shop in your ganglion neurons and reactivates during times of stress or w ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Apply moisturizer: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Hamstra
35 years experience Pediatrics
Be patient: Your body will heal - lips often remarkably quickly. No need to 'treat' -- but can do a few things to make it feel better while it heals. After the fi ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cold remedies: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sanjay Bhat
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Avoidance: Usually your taste buds will regenerate, but please be careful next time.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodpaster
28 years experience Dentistry
You Can't: Cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex i virus and usually take 10-14 days to resolve. Prescriptions meds (from dentist or md) can help reduce th ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kirk Churukian
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Razor Burn Prevent: 1. Start with a high quality, sharp razor and change it out frequently. 2. Warm face with water to open pores and soften beard. 3. Use a lubricant or ... Read More
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