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Tea Cup Of Boiling Water Spilled All Over My Hand

Author: Susanna S.
Date: 10-24-2015
Views: 1,867
Word Count: 131
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 10785-OR
Scientific Studies: 2

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I poured some boiling water into a tea cup, and then I spilled the contents of the tea cup all over my hand.

I then quickly put my hand under warm water. Since that neutralized it, I thought I had escaped the burn. Wrong!

The pain was very intense, like a white hot all over. Fortunately I was excited to try out my Lavender essential oil. However, I had taken it to work!

So an hour after I got burned, I finally applied the Lavender essential oil undiluted.

Fifteen minutes later the pain was TOTALLY GONE, and it never came back! I did not even have to reapply. This was so amazing!

My hand was still red from the burn for a few days, but the skin was pain free. Yay for therapeutic-grade essential oils!

Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: burns, burnt.

Supporting Scientific Studies
1."Melaleuca Alternifolia [tea tree] Hydrogel... was compared with tap water as a coolant following application onto a fresh, deep, partial-thickness hot water burn.... Effective cooling of the burn wound and an increased rate of wound healing was achieved by both repeated tap water compresses and by immediate or delayed application of Melaleuca Hydrogel. Cooling is an effective means to reduce tissue damage and increase wound healing."Link
2."Burn Healing Potential of Nigella sativa seed oil in rats.... Nigella sativa L. (Black cumin) has shown a broad spectrum of pharmacological effects like antipyretic [fever reducing], analgesic [pain reducing], anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial.... The present study suggests the burn wound healing action of seeds may be due to anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of major compounds in the oil."Link

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