Understanding Frostbite -- Symptoms
What Are the Symptoms of Frostbite?
- White patches of skin that are numb
For frostbite (superficial or deep):
- Skin that is white or grayish-yellow and feels hard, waxy, or numb, or is blistering or becoming darkened or black
- Other symptoms include swelling, itching, burning, and deep pain during the rewarming/healing process.
Get medical attention immediately if you think you may have frostbite.