Brurns and healing times
Stages of a second degree burn
About 2 hours after burn and being under cold tap before cleaning with germolene
20 more minutes under cold tap 1 hour since initial burn
Initial day of burn
5 weeks since burn
Next day, washed and moisturised with hyaluronic acid and applied hydrgoel soaked foam, then wrapped up again. No more pain just very dry and itchy.
3rd week of burn, cleaned and applied hydrgoel soaked foam to the really dry areas (it's very itchy)
Second week of cleaning and applied a hydrogel jelly dressing and wrapped it up again
1 week after burn. Cleaning everyday, by applied a gel soked gauze with low adherents smothered in germaline. Still swollen.
4 days of germolene with fresh cling film and cream changed every day. Was at hospital to get a silicone gause and wrapped it up
After 30 mins under the tap, still burning, major swelling and blisters are beginning to form