What happens if you don't remove a splinter?

Answer It depends on a LOT of things. I am almost 46 years old, and I swear I must have enough splinters in my feet to equal a whole tree... When I was younger I ran around barefoot all the time (still d... Read More »

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Wat happens if i dont take a splinter out?

I'm not completely sure, but I don't think it's dangerous, unless the splinter is in very deep/is very dirty/very big.I have two pieces of lead from lead pencils in my body, one in my hand and one ... Read More »

How to remove splinter from lip?

How to Remove a Splinter?

Splinters come in all shapes and sizes. They all hurt, though! Ironically, it's usually the smallest splinters that cause the most grief and pain, because they're difficult to remove. Fortunately, ... Read More »

How to Remove a Splinter Under Your Fingernail?

Though painful, having a splinter under your fingernail doesn't have to end in a run to the ER. With a few methods, you may be able to easily remove it yourself with less pain and fewer bills.