Can’t get that ring off your finger? A stuck ring can be the result of a ring that’s too small, arthritic joints or swelling. Regardless of the reason, here is a safe way to remove it:
- Squirt some Windex – yes Windex – on the finger and ring. Or, use any lubricant such as soap or oil.
- Elevate the hand overhead for 5-10 minutes with ice around the ring and finger.
- Use dental floss or a thread to compress the swollen finger as shown: