You can treat a minor burn, like a hot, bacon-grease burn, without medical attention by treating it with care:
Put it under water, not on ice.
Dress it and forget it.
When to get the third-degree.
Some burns can be serious. If any of the following describe your burn, call your doctor immediately:
Sources: Mayoclinic.com and Webmd.com. This information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of a doctor with any questions regarding a medical condition.