How to get rid of a bruise yourself
Bruises occur often enough. They not only spoil the appearance of the person, but also bring pain, if you touch them. Normal bruise goes away on its own after a few days, but sometimes it takes an emergency to get rid of him.
Of course, the best result is achieved with immediate relief to the body. The first step is to cool the damaged area of skin. You can use cold compresses or ice. But the ice is applied with caution in order not to get frostbite (eg, through a piece of cloth). The second phase - tight bandaging (if arm or leg), it will prevent further blood flow and an increase in the size of the bruise. These measures are effective only after the time of injury to the second and subsequent days are already useless actions. To get rid of a bruise already appeared, it is necessary to wait until the moment when the swelling subsides, and then apply a hot compress. As heat is applied the hot sand, salt, water bottle. Enough good results can be achieved when applied to a portion of iodine mesh, lubrication tinctures of calendula, parsley, radish, lavender (for fresh bruises) and rosemary (for old bruises) oil. You can also apply fresh leaves mother and stepmother, burdock or plantain. A common folk remedy for bruises is preparing a compress with concoctions. For this bodyaga reconstituted with water or a vegetable oil, and then rubbed on the skin and covered with fabric. But this method of treatment can cause allergic reactions. Pharmacy offers a wide range of drugs that are designed for emergency removal of the skin blue in the face after a fall or blow. The ointment is selected depending on the species of a bruise. It should be noted that the different stages require individual treatment. As a rule, first bruise is red, then become purple, blue, green, yellow. After going through all the stages of it disappears completely. Any deviation should be a cause for treatment to the doctor. Very often, the appearance of swelling is indicative of infection.