If you have been recently burned and a scar is still not present, there are a number of things you can do to prevent scarring and to ensure that the burn mark disappears faster. Serious burns, especially those that are large, blistering or located in a delicate area, such as the face, should be seen by a doctor as soon as possible.
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Apply aloe vera over the burn as soon as possible after it happens. Pure juice taken directly from the plant is best, but you can also use gels bought at a pharmacy. If your skin feels like it’s burning, refrigerate the gel first for more relief.
Use rosemary oil to treat a burn mark that is not open and has no blisters forming. Apply the oil on the burn a few times a day and pat lightly so it absorbs. Don’t rub it in or press too hard on the burn mark.
Treat the wound with a generic triple-antibiotic ointment. This won’t change the appearance of the wound, but it will decrease the chances of an infection and also act as an ant-inflammatory. A burn that is well-treated will heal faster and have less chance of causing scarring.
Apply vitamin E oil. Not only will this help the skin heal, but it will also keep it hydrated, preventing tightness and irritation. You can buy a cream with vitamin E or you can buy vitamin E oil capsules, split them open and use the oil directly.