Apply large amounts of cold water until the pain has subsided. This may take up to 15 minutes.

If the skin is blistered but not broken, apply a dry, loose dressing.

If the burn is larger than 4 inches in diameter or if the skin is broken, consult your doctor as soon as possible.

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