Minor cut - first aid
Procedure, part 1
To treat a minor cut at home first wash your hands thoroughly with soap to avoid infection. Next wash the cut with mild soap and water.
Procedure, part 2
Apply direct pressure to stop the bleeding.
Procedure, part 3
Apply an antibacterial ointment to coat and protect the wound.
Procedure, part 4
Once the wound has stopped bleeding cover it with a bandage that will not stick to the injury.