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  • Retains Loft - Because wool fibers are naturally kinked and springy, you can compress wool for an extended period and it will spring back, recovering 95 percent of its original loft naturally.
  • For immediate first aid, the injured tooth and surrounding area should be rinsed gently with warm water to remove dirt, then covered with a cold compress to reduce swelling and ease pain.
  • Cold compress application should continue for the first 24 to 72 hours following injury - this will not only minimize the bruise's severity, it will also reduce pain and limit swelling.
  • This enlargement increases pressure inside the skull and can compress the brain, possibly resulting in permanent brain damage or death if the blood is not drained away and the pressure relieved through surgical intervention.
  • Afterward, an anesthetic-containing compress helps reduce stinging and pain.Dermabrasion leaves the skin red and raw-looking for several days, and then noticeably pink for two or three months.