There are many ways to remove the earwax without going to your doctor.The best natural method is to buy special ear candles (come in a pack of 4 for less then $10 on Amazon.com). Ask for them in your local health food store and chances are they may have them.
The ear candle looks like a narrow cone (see the picture) made out of cloth soaked and dried in wax. The assistant would insert the cone into your ear canal and light up the top of the cone, and the sucking pressure created inside the cone will draw the wax out of your ear into the tube. Sounds weird, isn’t it? I’ve done ear candling on myself and others many times and the experience is very nice. Make sure whoever does it to you follows all the precautions and instructions on the package and you will be alright. And please, never do it by yourself- after all, you are playing with fire.
If you don’t have ear candles or are afraid to use them, Arm & Hammer baking soda is a good way to clean the ear canal. Take one teaspoon of baking soda and dissolve it in a cup of warm filtered water. Using a bulb syringe, flush the liquid into your ear. Give it some time and the baking soda will dissolve the ear wax.
If you have a Hydrogen Peroxide at home, use the dropper to apply a few drops of hydrogen peroxide in each ear. It will make the wax really soft and later you can use the rubber syringe to rinse the ear with water.
Of course if you have or had any ear problems, please consult with your doctor before using any of the methods described here.
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