Splinter removal?

Answer You should soak it in REALLY hot water for about 10 minutes, then try with tweezers. If that doesn't work, soak it for 10 minutes in REALLY hot salt water, I don't know why but it works. Those are ... Read More »

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Eye splinter removal?

Don't mess around with the eye or the eyelid yourself. You will most likely do more damage than good. See your doctor who will numb the area and remove the splinter and be sure your cornea isn't ... Read More »

How to get splinter out?

If tweezers won't work, a needle is the next best option. Or just let it fester its way out.

How can I get a splinter out?

Steps: 1. Try to 'milk' out the splinter by gently squeezing your fingertips over or on each side of it. If this doesn't work, try the following steps. 2. If you're worried about causing pain... Read More »

Splinter! how to get out!?

If there is nothing left sticking out you have very few choices. First you can leave it be and your body will naturally callous over the foreign object and usually push it towards the surface. This... Read More »