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TICK BE GONE A nurse discovered a safe/easy way to remove ticks, making it less traumatic for the patient and easier for you. Apply a small amount of liquid soap on a cotton ball Cover the tick with the soap soaked cotton ball Blot it for a few seconds ( 15-20 ) The tick will spontaneously detach and stick to the cotton as you remove it. Notify everyone! This may help so many, especially with those hard to reach areas. Keep liquid soap & cotton balls in your summer first aid kit.
Tick Removal Read this, it could save you from some major problems. This is great because it works in those places where it is sometimes difficult to come up with tweezers. Apply a dollop of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tick with the soap-soaked cotton ball and dab it a few seconds (15-20), the tick will spontaneously detach themselves and stick to the cotton when you take away the prop. This technique has worked every time. Pass this on to anyone who needs this handy tip.
Who knew? If emergency occurs... While the blood is gushing - hold pressure and crack open an egg. Peel that membrane off and put it on the wound (continue holding pressure) The membrane will harden and keep the wound closed until you can get to the ER for stitches. My grandma taught my mom this and it works!
How to Remove a Tick Safely and Quickly Soak a cotton ball in some liquid soap. Swab the tick with the soapy cotton ball several times and then hold it lightly on top of the tick so that it is touching. Within 15 seconds or so, the tick will dislodge itself and come away from the skin stuck to the cotton ball.