Blisters cover or uncovered

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Feb 2016
7:56pm, 17 Feb 2016
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Hills of Death (HOD)
The most annoying injury I had a blood blister nothing too serious, but foolishly I ran on it last night in the new orthotics.

This uncovered the blister ie burst it the skin flapping some covered it blister plaster and padding. But do you air it after resting or keep it covered 24/7 till 'recovered'.
Feb 2016
8:19pm, 17 Feb 2016
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Kieren
i keep mine covered with compeed or similar
Feb 2016
8:36pm, 17 Feb 2016
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Wazelle
Yes compeed are great. important to get big enough ones.
Feb 2016
8:37pm, 17 Feb 2016
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Hills of Death (HOD)
Does it heal them better/quicker
Feb 2016
8:09am, 29 Feb 2016
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Komodo
Supposedly yes... But they are expensive...I've got a huge one (blister that is!) and after compeed parted company with it at swimming pool it's doing fine on airing at night and a big plaster when wearing a shoe. To be honest I'm not how compeed could make a blister heel faster they do protect them from being aggravated by being rubbed again.

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