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Burns during Diwali: 7 things you should do!

Follow these tips to ensure you have a safe and happy Diwali!

Written by Bhavyajyoti Chilukoti | Published : October 18, 2017 12:42 PM IST

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Burns

Burns, skin injuries and skin itching are quite common during Diwali. Even if you follow strict guidelines while bursting crackers, accidents can happen. So to help you out, we have Dr Sandeep Gore, Consultant and Head, Department of Accident and Emergency Medicine, Fortis Hospital, Mulund shares few skin care tips on to have a safe Diwali.

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Cold-water

Pour cold water on the affected area until the pain subsides and visit a doctor for further medical treatment.  Also Read - Yoga Asanas To Boost Digestion

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Toothpaste

Minor burns can be treated with toothpaste which consists of Fluoride that has a cooling effect.

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Skin Burn

Skin burn

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Remove Jewelry

Importantly, remove all jewelry and tight clothing from the affected area.