Connect with us

Social Stories

Woman Left With Burns & Blinded Eye From Explosion After She Microwaved Eggs for 6mins


- World Of Buzz
Source: Pinterest & The Sun

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

If you think it’s safe to boil eggs in the microwave, you might want to think again.

Bethany Rosser, a 22-year-old girl from Redditch, England boiled two eggs in the microwave for her breakfast on Tuesday (13th August) thinking that adding salt would prevent them from exploding. However, the eggs still exploded in her face, which left her with painful burns, peeling skin, and even a potentially blind right eye, reported Daily Mail.


Source: daily mail

She said that she Googled if she could boil eggs in the microwave and found endless websites and YouTube videos saying that she could. Many said she could boil them for six to eight minutes, so she decided to boil them for six.

However, after boiling the eggs in a one-litre microwavable jug filled with water for six minutes at 900W and leaving them to cool on her countertop, the eggs exploded in her face when she went to check on them.

“As I looked into the jug to see if the eggs were done, they went bang in my face. It only happened as I took them out. The eggs were fine in the microwave,” she said.

17326816 0 Image A 1 1565892730899

Source: daily mail

She immediately called emergency services while running cold water on her face. She was then taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, West Midlands.

She had to be admitted at the hospital where wet bandages were wrapped over her face, but she still doesn’t know if her severely injured right eye will be able to heal. Her skin also felt like it was burning for hours afterwards, which left her in total agony, and doctors predicted that her skin would be discoloured for a long time.

“I’ve never been so scared in my life – I was shaking and crying. The accident was, without doubt, the worst day of my life to date,” she said.


Source: the sun

Bethany said she got the instructions on a website called Delish, which tells readers to add salt in the water as it would “ensure that the egg won’t explode”.

They even said that although exploding eggs might sound harmless, they are “very bad”.

“We’re talking volcanic hot egg pieces and sharp bits of shell flying everywhere. Skip the salt at your own risk!” they wrote.

It’s strange why Bethany still decided to boil her eggs in the microwave after knowing that her cousin also had her microwaved eggs explode, just that the explosion happened in the microwave. She also said a family friend’s eggs burst when they were taken out of the microwave, but missed his face.

Well, if you’re still wondering if it’s safe to boil eggs in the microwave, let me tell you that it’s probably NOT SAFE- whether you add salt in it or not. 


Also read: Woman Buys 24 Eggs to Eat, But Hot Weather Causes Them to Hatch Ducklings Instead

Woman Buys Duck Eggs To Consume Gets Ducklings Instead When Hot Weather Causes Them To Hatch World Of Buzz E1565946988558

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Just In

Ft Muda Ft Muda
News4 hours ago

Syed Saddiq Announces That MUDA Will Contest In Upcoming Melaka State Elections

Despite the fact that the Malaysian United Democratic Alliance (MUDA), founded by Muar MP, Syed Saddiq is yet to be...

Sinovac Trial Children Sinovac Trial Children
News5 hours ago

3 To 11-Year-Old Malaysian Children To Join Sinovac Clinical Trial Starting In November

As of now, those who are below the age of 12 are not eligible for the vaccines, which has caused...

Window Break Ft Window Break Ft
News5 hours ago

39yo Man With Mental Issues Arrested After Breaking 12 Car Windows With An Iron Rod In Banting

Police have arrested a man who is believed to have broken the windows of 12 cars in the parking lot...

Collage 30 Collage 30
News8 hours ago

KJ Appointed By WHO To Be The VP Of The 75th World Health Assembly In Geneva Next Year

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin is currently leading a Malaysian delegation to the 72nd World Health Organisation Western Pacific Region Committee...

Ain Ain
News8 hours ago

Ain Husniza Has Been Invited To Speak At UNICEF Conference About Children’s Rights

Ain Husniza, the 17-year-old student who spoke up against her teacher who made rape jokes in class and the person...

Ft Najib 1 Ft Najib 1
News8 hours ago

Najib Sues Former AG Tommy Thomas And Govt Over ‘Malicious Prosecution’ In 1MDB Cases

The 1MDB-linked cases involving former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has slowed down and even some of the assets...

No Smoking Enforcement In Restaurant No Smoking Enforcement In Restaurant
News10 hours ago

KKM To Tighten Restrictions Towards Smoking In Public Areas To Protect Non-Smokers

Does it tick you off when you’re eating and someone at the nearby table is smoking? In a statement by...

News10 hours ago

Singaporean Woman Charged For Allowing Paedophile Son To Rape 12yo Daughter

A 43-year-old woman in Singapore was charged on Monday (25 October) for failing to protect her daughter from her sexually...


Latest Videos