Any damage to the body tissue by the means of chemicals, radiation, sunlight, electricity, and heating / burning substances is known as burn. Burns are basically classified into three types, they are; first degree burns (when top layer of the skin burns), second degree burns (when more layers of skin gets burned) and third degree (entire thickness of the skin is destroyed and in some cases the muscles and other tissues get damaged). There are several effective home remedies for burns (minor burns only) which can be tried at home.

In any case of burns the first and most important thing to do is ...