If you have ever felt insecure because of a pair of shoes or after working in your garden, you must be familiar with a blister. Blister itself is a small bubble of fluid which appears within our skin. This condition can be caused by infections, burns, chemicals exposure or cold. In case you are facing an infected blister, which is filled with yellow or green fluid instead of clear fluid, you may need to be concern more of the blister. Here are some simple treatments that you can do for an infected blister.
First of all, you can consider about draining the infected blister at home. Frequently, you are supposed to leave the blister which has not been pooped all alone in order to prevent the infection of getting worse. However, you may consider draining the blister when it is located in a joint. In this case, you can drain the blister to get relief. To drain the blister, you should clean its area first to prevent the infection to spread. Then, use a needle which has been rubbed to iodine or alcohol to pierce the infected blister. After that, apply an ointment then cover the popped blister with a clean bandage.
On the other hand, if you do not want to drain the blister, you can consider about using home remedies to treat the blister in your home. In this case, you can use garlic paste as the first alternative. To make the paste, you just need to crush a clove of garlic. Then, apply the paste to your blister directly. If you cannot afford the smell of garlic, you can choose aloe vera gel instead. Similar with garlic paste, you need to apply the aloe vera gel to the blister directly. Those are several simple ways to deal with infected blisters.