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How Do You Quickly Heal And Cover A Black Eye
Cold packs: A black eye is basically bruising to the soft tissue around the eye. Like most bruises, ice packs placed on the area can minimize the bruising. This is assuming no injury to the eye itself. Any changes to your vision or increasing pain should be checked by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long will a toothpaste burn on your forehead take to heal and what can I do to help it heal faster?
I currently have a corneal ulcer. I would like to know how long will it take to heal? And when will the white spot on my eye disappear?
Patience: Use your antibiotics faithfully, DON'T patch your eye closed, follow up with your Ophthalmologist as scheduled, or sooner if your symptoms worsen. Sometimes an ulcer can leave a permanent scar. It depends on the severity of the ulcer, and the type of organism that caused it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I scrubbed my face too hard and skin came off, how long will it take to heal and what should I do for faster healing? Will it scar?
TLC: Take it easy on the tissue now that it is irritated. Use only mild soap for washing and you may want to apply light coating of a snd d ointment a couple of times a day. Scarring not likely. Keep clean and protected and keep from getting dry. Do not use vaseline. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long does it take for eye abrasion to get better? Said have small abrasion middle of eye. Vision not as great but can see. Just cloudy. Dangers?
Quickly: Most abrasions, if there is no infection or left over particles of whatever caused the abrasion, will heal over in less than 24 hours. The only long term problem is location: if the abrasion is central, the residual scar may disturb the vision; if the abrasion of out of the visual axis, there is usually no problem. ...Read more
A doctor: First of all, how do you know you have a scratched cornea without a doctor diagnosing it? If your symptoms don't go away on their own in a day or two, you need to be seen. Scratches, if that is what you do indeed have, can progress into severe infections. ...Read more
Does water good for skin healing? I have a layer of skin covering the wound. Should i apply water to it regularly to make it recover faster?
No: Keep wound dry for 1 week.Get a more detailed answer ›
Varies widely: Each wound is different and healing depends on the host's immune system, habbits (tob use), medical problems (such as diabetes, circulation problems), location of the wound and why did it start in the first place. Studies show that an occlusive and moist dressing in the way to go. Frequency of dressing changes also varies and depends on kind of wound, type of dressing and quantity of drainage. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Do blisters from 2nd degree burns resolve on their own or do they need to be lanced? How long is healing process? How can I expect it to look after?
Leave them be!: Most physicians say that blisters less than 2cm in diameter should be left alone unless they appear infected. I recommend you see a physician for this. The issue of scaring can be variable. One recommendation is to use a high SPF sunscreen on the burn area for 3 to 6 months if exposed to the sun. This will limit pigment changes. Tetanus status is also important. Best choice is to see a Dr. ...Read more
Hot water burn blister popped. What should I do so it doesn't get infected and gets healed quick? How long will it take to heal?
Local wound care: Local wound care usually involves washing with a gentle soap and water twice daily, applying antibiotic ointment and monitoring for signs of infection. Increased redness, swelling and pain, especially when combined with the appearance of pus indicates an infection which should be evaluated by a primary care physician. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Cut vagina w/ fingernail and burns to pee, should I seek a doctor or will this heal and go away by itself? Any medication i can get over the counter?
Skin injury: Skin injuries as you describe should heal on their own without any need for visiting the doctor's office. ...Read more
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