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any tips for getting rings off swollen fingers?

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oliv Tue 03-May-05 09:06:14

I'm almost 39 weeks and stupidly didn't take my wedding ring off because I wasn't getting any swelling. And now I am! And it's not v comfortable. I've tried vaseline and soap but forcing it just makes the knuckle swell even more. Anyone got any brilliant ideas?

Tommy Tue 03-May-05 09:24:05

run your hand under cold water for longer than you would want and then try liquid soap again. Also, try rotating the ring off rather than just pulling. Good luck - I did exactly the same!

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