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When Biking Leads to Skinned Knees | Treatment and Signs of Infection
Jul 23, 2020
Whether biking through town on your bright blue Schwinn, tearing up the mountains on your Trek, or just riding through the neighborhood on a bike with freshly removed training wheels, at some point that graceful aerodynamic ride will falter, and you’ll get stuck with a skinned knee. No matter your biking style, CUROXEN’s First Aid Ointment is an all-natural and organic formula that will be there to get you back in cycling shape.
The Dangers of an Untreated Skinned Knee
Minor wounds are pretty good about healing themselves (save for a few underlying health issues that may slow the process like diabetes, autoimmune diseases), so there’s a collective tendency to let nature- and the body- do all the work. While often times a body doesn’t need help healing itself, it does need defense against bacteria and germs. Leaving a wound untreated could have disastrous results ranging from the annoyance of a minor infection to the scary reality of sepsis, staph, and even superbugs like MRSA. That’s why we want you to know how to deal with minor road rash
How to Treat a Skinned Knee
Once safely at home, follow these steps to ensure that your skinned knee’s only lasting effect is a gnarly scar:
Signs of infection
Seek medical attention if you experience the following
- Pus that is yellow or green in nature
- Swelling or pain stemming from the wound
Skinned knees are always a high probability when on two wheels, so CUROXEN is there to make sure you can keep trucking even after you test the limits of gravity.
While biking is a fun and healthy activity, accidents can happen, and skinned knees are a common occurrence. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to prevent injuries, such as wearing protective gear and following safety guidelines. If you do get a skinned knee, it's important to clean and treat the wound properly to avoid infection and promote healing. Curoxen offers a natural and effective solution for wound care, using organic ingredients like oxygenated olive oil to kill bacteria and promote healing. By taking care of your skinned knee properly, you can get back to biking in no time. Remember to stay safe and have fun!