Burnt finger on straighteners, REALLY painful?

I was straightening my hair about 20mins ago when I accidentally clamped the iron down on my index (pointy) finger. My whole finger is red and has a white wrinkly patch on it. It REALLY hurts! I ran it under the tap, but that hurt even more, so I stopes after about 1 minute. I have school in about an hour, so what... show more I was straightening my hair about 20mins ago when I accidentally clamped the iron down on my index (pointy) finger. My whole finger is red and has a white wrinkly patch on it. It REALLY hurts! I ran it under the tap, but that hurt even more, so I stopes after about 1 minute. I have school in about an hour, so what else can I do in that time to help my finger? I've burnt my finger on my straighteners before, but it wasn't this painful and you couldn't really see a burn.
Thanks in advance,
Hannah.
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