10-Nov-07 at 10:17PM:
Did you know that Colgate toothpaste makes an excellent salve for burns
11-Sep-07 at 03:51AM:
SUBJECT: Home Remedy
INGREDIENTS: Rubbing alcohol
INSTRUCTIONS: For relieving the pain of sunburn, or any burn resultingfrom something hot (not chemical) and not on the face, simply pour onsome rubbing alchohol directly from the bottle. Relief will beinstantanous.
29-Jun-06 at 02:49 PM:
NAME: Anisya Bolkonski
NAME_OF_REMEDY: Burns and Fevers
INGREDIENTS: egg whites
I know of an exceptionally effective natural remedy for healing burns and lowering a fever: egg whites.
Egg whites are by far the best method to lower a high temperature within MINUTES! When I was about 4 or 5 years old, I had acquired a fever so high that I startedto hallucinate. My mother was in a panic, she feared brain damage if something didn't lower the fever and FAST. My grandma told her to soak 2 cloths or hankerchiefs in egg whites and put on the soles of the feet (cover with socks). The egg whites instantaneously start to draw the temperature DOWN from the brain (where it is dangerous) to the feet (where it can do no damage). After that incident my mom used this method successfully every time I had high temp. The egg whites are also a miracle cure for burns, even severe ones. Soak or coat affected area in egg white. While the egg white is still wet you will feel no pain from the burn. As soon as it dries up the pain comes back so reapplication is necessary. This method not only aleviates the pain it actually heals and prevents scarring from the burn.I would like to let more people know about the miraculous effectiveness of treating fevers and burns with egg whites so please post this on your site if you deem fit.
30-May-06 at 10:27 PM:
COUNTRY OF REMEDY: U.S.A
INGREDIENTS: Vannila extract
INSTRUCTIONS: Apply vanilla extract on the burn
18-May-06 at 06:41 PM:
NAME: Graham Daniell
INGREDIENTS: Sodium Bicarbonate, also known as baking soda, or
bicarbonate of soda. You can buy it at your local supermarket.
INSTRUCTIONS: For minor burns (ie from picking up
a hot frypan, touching a very hot surface, steam, flame, sunburn). For a small
burn, mix one or two teaspoons of sodium bicarbonate with a very small amount
of water, just enough to make it into a smooth paste (not runny). Put the paste
directly onto to burned area and leave it for some minutes. It will quickly
make the pain subside. When it begins to dry out and fall off, replace it with
fresh wet paste. Do this for at least 5 -
10 minutes or more, as required.It not only stops the pain but also promotes apid healing without scarring. It can also be used to relieve and reduce swelling in the case of insect bites, in conjunction with anti-histamine tablets. This is a time-honoured Australian remedy, and in my personal experience works far better than any burn cream or ointment on the market. I do not know if it can be used for serious (third-degree) burns. These should be referred to a hospital or medical practicioner for treatment.
Date/Time: 2006-03-29 15:58:07 PST
Country of Remedy = USA
Ingredients = toothpaste
Instructions = Apply toothepaste to the burn and it will stop hurting and heal fast.
Date: Tuesday, February 7, 2006
Time: 8:46 AM EST
Country of Remedy: USA
Instructions: I used to get a lot of burns when I was a waitress from the heat lamps the food sits under. The best thing that works for a burn like this is a slice of tomato. Just cut the tomato into wedges use one slice and rub over the burned area. The acid from the tomato takes the pain away and the burn WILL NOT blister.
Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2006
Time: 3:05 PM EST
Country of Remedy: Burma
Ingredients: betel leaves
Instructions: When you have a burn, put sugar on betel leaves and crush together,and then put it on the burn area. That?ll really work! Betel leaves are cold leaves. They will absorb the heat.
Date: Tuesday, January 31, 2006
Time: 1:50 PM EST
Country of Remedy: USA
Ingredients: Ice water, vinegar, poatoes
Instructions: I have been reading about people using butter for burns. NEVER,EVER use butter for burns.It deepens the burn. The pain goes away because you are burning nerve endings making the pain go away, but making the burn worse,. Use cold water and vingar compresses untill the pain goes away then apply potatoe slices. It works well on second degree burns, which blister.
Date: Sunday, December 4, 2005
Time: 9:30 AM EST
Country of Remedy: USA
Ingredients: Toothpaste (paste not gel)
Instructions: I had severe burns on four of my fingers with constant pain and burning. I applied a white paste toothpaste to them liberally, and let it stay overnight. The next morning, no more burning or pain and the blisters had gotten a little smaller. Works better than ice.
Date: Wednesday, August 17, 2005
Time: 3:57 PM EST
Country of Remedy: Mexico
A pot of hot water fell onto my sisters arm badly burning it. My grandmother opened some eggs. (Take out the yellow yoke) Egg whites ONLY she spead it over my sisters burn until it hardend white, then slowly rolled it off and re-apply if necessary but she has NO SCAR!
Date: Thursday, August 11, 2005
Time: 1:58 PM EST
Country of Remedy: China
Instructions: If you have a burn from a stove or fire. This remedy will work for you. According to my grandmother, if you get a burn just put butter or margerine on it. It will help a lot. It may sting a first, but through experiece i know it works.
Date: Tuesday, December 14, 2004
Time: 1:58 PM EST
Country of Remedy: korea
Ingredients: cold water, alcohol(so-ju), korean soybean paste
slices of potato.
Instructions: If you have burn skin, you useful to apply alcohol(so-ju) and the korean soybean paste.I have a good home remedy for burn skin.I learned about it from my mother.first, soak the burn in cold water or alcohol(so-ju) and the korean soybean paste.Also, put slices of potato.Because potato and alcohol absorbs heat.
Date: Tuesday, December 14, 2004
Time: 1:43 PM EST
Country of Remedy: japan
Name of Remedy: Burn
Instructions: If you have a burn, you should some aloe on them.
Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2004
Time: 10:14 AM EST
Email address: Maya
Subject: Home RemedyCountry of Remedy: USA
Name of Remedy: burns
Instructions: Cutting a potato in half and outting it on the burn works
great. The starch neutrilizes the burn, pain and future scarring. It
also works great on sunburns.
Date: Wednesday, August 25, 2004
Time: 12:51 AM EST
Country of Remedy: usa
Ingredients: "BAG BALM"
Instructions: I burned my neck pretty bad, and the first thing i grabbed was the green tin of "BAG BALM". it is absoluty amazing stuff.it not only takes away the pain , it heals like nothing ive ever seen, and the scar if any is minimalyou can find BAG BALM at wal-mart in the pet section its in a green tin about $6.00 at most. try it i promise you wont be disappointed
Date: Monday, July 26, 2004
Time: 4:14 AM EST
Email address: Youssef Bouterfes
Subject: Home Remedyemail_address: email@example.com
Country of Remedy: algeria
Ingredients: Nail-Varnish :use only Cellulose base Polylemere with non
methanol base solvant.
Instructions: Important Remedy against all BurnsIn this statement, I suggest to verifying this effective remedy against skin burns made by fire or iron. It is enough to spread a coat of Nail-Varnish on the burn. Once dry, the film is going to prevent infections and stops immediately pain. Before to test it, it is necessary to make a toxicological search on the elements which compose the varnish, because these elements can pass in the blood.
Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2004
Time: 4:53 PM EST
Country of Remedy: United States
Ingredients: 1 Aloe Leaf
Instructions: Squeeze the gel out of the Aloe leaf and rub on the affected area at least once a day until goneThe burn will both be relieved and will go away in a few days.Aloe works like a charm!
For years if I got a burn, the old
butter standby, or ice. But after visiting a hospital in Pittsburgh, a
doctor told me to put colgate toothPASTE on the burn.
It can not be the jell type. It must be paste. You won't believe how this works!! It provides instant relief to the burn area also. But don't risk anything if the burn is severe enough seek medical attention, but for smaller burns, *(yes even sunburn) use colgate toothpaste
This will work on any type of burn. I know people say run cool water over a burn or put ice on it . No, that doesn't work as well. I was told by my mother -in - law when you burn yourself whether it is from the stove, steam, or hot iron, if possible soak it in cold milk right away. If you can't soak it in milk, dip a cloth in cold milk and place it on the burn immediately. The milk takes the sting out. Next rub some pure vitamin E on the burn to help it heal faster without as much scarring.
Clarendon Education Center
This is my favorite home remedy for burns. First, soak the burn in cold water or alcohol and put slices of potato on it, because the potato absorbs the heat and makes the blister go down. It doesn't like the sun. If you get sun you will get a scar. Also : take medicine - maybe burn medicine.......
Not everyone Κcan use this remedy but it works for minor burns, scrapes, cold sores, and pimples. IT"S BREASTMILK !! As a nursing mother of three children, I know this to be true and it should since mother'sΚ milk is loaded with antibodies whichΚare natural healers.ΚΚIfΚ a nursing woman has sore and cracked nipples, she is usually told to smooth some breastmilk on them after each feeding and the healing properties will allow them to heal faster. This is also true for skin in general and it's nice to know that it is gentle and can be taken with you anywhere you go.ΚΚΚ
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