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How to Treat an Oozing Boil?

Boils are result of severe skin infection caused by the staphylococcus bacteria that is deep seated. Whereas pimples are infection caused due to blocked skin pores that enables the retention of the body heat. Pus or clear fluid is filled within the swollen welts that require draining for complete recovery of the boils. If you are having an oozing boil, it is a clear indication that it is on the verge of recovery by getting rid of bacterial infection.


However it is important to take proper precautions in keeping the area clean of the pus that is draining as it is highly infectious. It is considered best to clean the boil with a soft piece of cloth drenched with Luke warm water. The process can be repeated thrice or more as required. Warm compresses can also help in fast recovery of the boils.

Care should be taken in maintaining proper hygiene as there are chances for the infection to spread to other parts of the body as well. Washing the affected area having oozing boil regularly with antibacterial soap is must. However you should ensure not to exert pressure on the surface having boil as it may be painful.

You should also ensure drinking plenty of fluids and water to keep your body hydrated. It also flushes out the toxins present in the body through excretion. Iodine acts as natural disinfectant and can be applied on the surface of boil to prevent any further infection. Moreover it is also important to cover the affected area with a gauze pad. It helps in quick recovery and formation of head for the boil to ooze out.