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You will not win dear glue gun!
This is a fast easy way to get relief from those pesky little burns we tend to get from glue guns. It may not happen often, but when it does it HURTS! Am I right?

So right after you burn yourself and you're hollering in pain, instead of just running it under cold water, you can use a cold bag of tea to find peace.

And the great thing about this, you can use it for any kind of burns you have! It's nice and cold so it stops the hurting + it's good for your skin!

Posted by CahrazzyMe from Willard, Ohio, United States • Published See CahrazzyMe's 16 projects »
  • How to make a misc. Fast Relief For Glue Gun Burns! - Step 1
    Step 1

    Okay, real easy.

    Just get your tea bag (I like to use green tea!) and just dip it in some cold water a few times. If you wish to use some ice to get it really cold you can.. You should! (:

  • How to make a misc. Fast Relief For Glue Gun Burns! - Step 2
    Step 2

    So now, wherever your burn is, in this case on my finger! Ouch! :0 Just place the cold soaked tea bag on like so.....................

  • How to make a misc. Fast Relief For Glue Gun Burns! - Step 3
    Step 3

    And ahhhh...
    Nice cooling relief. It's like I never got a burn in the first place (=
    Extra plus! You can drink the tea when you're all done! (:
    Hope this helps some of you!

    Birdy <3

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Senevilla · 10 projects
I have some of that tea right here at home! I love my hot glue gun, but sometimes forget to be carful when using it on small things, and end up really burning myself! I' defently going to use this!
Spiffy555 · 37 projects
Wow, I hate glue gun burns. =D I will definitely remember this!!
<HTML ERROR> · 3 projects
Putting toothpaste on your finger helps you relieve the burning sensation if it's still there, too! Happy

When I got a HUGE glob of glue on my finger and was finished sitting there waitinf for the extreme pain to be relieved, I used the tea bag method and then put a little bit of toothpaste on a band-aid and put it over my finger Happy
Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
Hey this is a great solution i burning myself always on the hot glue gun, not sometimes but allways.LOL i know how it comes but because i'm working on the floor and not in my wheels to a table i can't do easily with the burns so i 'm very greatful for t his awesome helpfull idea fof yours!!!!;-D
Alice · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 2 projects
I always seem to burn myself every time I plug in my hot glue gun. From now on I'll have a glass of cold green tea near by too soothe my burns lol!

Now to find an easy way to clean up all this glue that is stuck to my desk x.x Thanks for the tip!
FrolleinKram · Las Vegas, Nevada, US · 132 projects
Glue gun burns are on top of my list for worst pain experiences ever. ^^ Let's hope I'll never have to try, but if I do, I'll remember that!

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