If you get a splinter in or near your eye, a hard-to-reach place or near private parts, you’ll probably need to see a doctor. But if it’s just a run-of-the-mill splinter, check out these tips to remove it yourself:
Is the splinter exposed?
Is the splinter embedded?
Sources: Mayoclinic.com and Webmd.com. This information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of a doctor with any questions regarding a medical condition.