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How To: 9 DIY Ways to Painlessly Remove Splinters from Your Skin

7/29/13 the baking soda TOTALLY worked! The deep splinter actually worked its way out completely on its own over the course of a few hours. I pulled off the bandaid and the splinter was sitting on my skin a bit away from the hole. http://thesecretyumiverse.wonderhowto.com/how-to/9-diy-ways-painlessly-remove-splinters-from-your-skin-0139135/

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remove a splinter easily by applying a paste of baking soda and water, then waiting several minutes for the splinter to pop out of the skin

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I don't know about you but I have no patience to wait for it to come out. I prefer the dig and dig and dig some more method.

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Remove a Splinter with Baking Soda

Children (and many adults) often regard the removal of a splinter with absolute terror. It's not just the pain of the splinter itself, but the thought of digging under your skin with a needle and tweezers! Here is an easy, fairly pain-free...

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10 of Mom's Home Remedies That Actually Work

Applying baking soda helps the skin to swell, which draws the splinter up closer to the surface. Combine baking soda and water to make a paste. Apply to the area, cover with a bandage for 24 hours, then uncover and the splinter should be sticking out enough to pull it out with tweezers.

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Remove a Splinter with Baking Soda

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