and keep ice/ice water on burn until it stops hurting. I have done this many times and it usually prevents blistering. The key is to cool down burn ASAP.
When I was in high school I worked at a donut shop and accidentally stuck my hand in the fryer while trying to flip a large donut. I immediately ran to the ice machine and stuck my hand in it. I kept my hand in a bowl of ice water for as long as I could (about 6 hours) until I fell asleep. Just before falling asleep I wrapped my hand with an ice bag. When I woke up my hand was fine. I went to work the next day and the guy I was working with the night before could not believe my hand was ok, the night before he suggested I go to hospital. I have used this many times for friends and family with great results.
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