First aid for minor burns at home

It is very common to suffer minor burns at home. It often occurs by accidental spillage of hot water, or drops of hot oil spilling during cooking. Contact burns due accidental contact with hot iron or cooking pan is also fairly common. While it is better to be cautious and try to avoid these incidents, sometimes they do happen. In such an event, it is ideal to consult a qualified doctor, preferably a plastic surgeon.