Anonymous asked in HealthGeneral Health CareFirst Aid · 8 months ago

How do I get rid of this stubborn splinter ?

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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago
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    If I had it, I'd get a needle and gently break the skin over it then lift it up with the tip of the needle and pull it out. You could use tweezers to grab it. That's how I've done it in the past without a problem. My mother used to sterilise the tip of the needle with a burning match but Ive never done that. 

    • Kid Mohawk
      Lv 6
      8 months agoReport

      This. The top few layers of skin will not scar if cut, so just suck it up and go for it.

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  • 8 months ago

    oh you need to apply alcohol to the area and then dig the splinter out with a needle. my sting a little bit but its a sure fire way of getting the splinter fro under the skin.

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