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LPT: Cut your thumb/finger - bandage gets wet and issues doing other things, get a cut out of gloves and insert - keep it from further damage and waterproof ( see pic )

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There's also a specific kind of thing like that you can buy for your finger. It's rubbery and looks like a mini condom. I forget what it's called

A finger cot. :)

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Original Poster2 points1 month ago

I am sure but how many would run down to the store and even find ( easily ) such things

They're very available where I live. Right next to the bandaids in most stores.

Chances are, if you are reading reddit, you have either Amazon or Taobao. But this is still a great LPT in a pinch

1 point1 month ago

Blister bandages are phenomenal without need of gloves or other covering.
Though Band-Aid offers a couple types, Kroger (online if not one local) has a better product.

1 point1 month ago

One doesn't need a blister to utilize it as a waterproof bandage.

Doesn't work if you're bleeding profusely, then it just fills up like a water balloon.

Source: personal experience.

1 point1 month ago

The purpose of bandage is to protect and prevent further injury while getting a good ventilation ( air flow) for the better wound healing.

This method will disrupt proper healing.

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