Do you burst a blister or leave well alone?

Answer Leave it alone, it is a sterile 'covering' that is protection from infection. If it accidently bursts then clean the area with warm water and cover with a clean, dry dressing. Check daily for any s... Read More »

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Should you pop a blister or leave it alone If you can pop a blister how do you go about doing it safely?

leave it alone because the skin over the fluid is a natural and very effective barrier to infection; but if you MUST pop it in order to walk, wash the area and your hands first with soap and water... Read More »

I got a blister on my index fingertip by playing bass, should I drain it or leave it alone?

Use a sewing needle or the point of a compass or sharp knife and drain it, it will sting but not for long. :)

How to Care for a Burst Blister?

Once blisters pop, they won't grow back, so here's how to heal them.

Should I burst a BURN Blister?

leave it alone or it will become infected