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A 19-year-old male asked:

i have a friction burn on my leg from the boots that i was wearing. it stings so what should i do to ease the pain? how to treat it for recovery?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Skin injury: Wash with soap and warm water. Air dry. Some bacitracin ointment can help, and avoid the offending boots.

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Last updated Nov 12, 2017

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