We all have times when we accidentally cut a finger in the kitchen, scrape a knee during an outdoor workout, etc. Though such wounds aren’t serious or too painful, they can still put you at risk of an infection if you don’t treat them properly.
While first aid ointments are available on the ready at pharmacies or drug stores, you can still want to treat your fresh, open wounds naturally at home or use natural remedies if you injure yourself at a time when all pharmacies are closed or if you run out of antibiotic ointments.
After all, our ancestors used these homemade remedies to treat their wounds for thousands of years, so there is no harm in using them yourself unless you are allergic to a certain ingredient.
Regardless, take a look at these 6 effective natural home remedies for open wounds that you should know about to handle the situation in the case of an emergency. Read on to find out!