Jump to content
Search In
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
  • entries
  • comments
  • views

How To Remove Giant Chunk of Ear Wax Safely?



Ear wax is part of the body system, protecting the ear canal from dirt and bacteria. Generally ear wax makes its way to the opening of the ear where it can be washed away. However, for people, earwax buildup becomes a problem as it cause blockage in both or either one ear.Blocked ears are actually more likely to occur for people who use cotton swabs to clean out their ear canals, as they can actually impact the wax deeper into the ear. 

Signs of ear wax blockage exhibit themselves as earaches, a stuffy fullness sensation of the ear or may decrease the ability to hear in affected ears. In that case, a few simple home remedies can help you naturally remove ear wax without any pain. It helps to restore your hearing power and get rid of ear pain and also get healthy with these natural ear wax cures,

Here are the few effective yet safe remedies for ear popping:-

1. Salty Water

It's an inexpensive and easy solution for removing a giant chunk of ear wax. Salt water is one of the best earwax removal solutions that you can use at home. For using this method - prepare a mixture of 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/4 cup of warm water. Once you dissolve all the salt, tilt the affected ear upward and place 2 to 3 drops of the saline water. You can use a dropper to apply the solution or soak a cotton ball in the water and simply squeeze few drops into the ear. Keep the head tilted for 3 to 5 minutes to allow water to soften the earwax. Next, tilt your head in the opposite direction and allow the saline solution to drain out. Finally use a clean cotton swab to clean our ear and remove all softened wax. 

2. Oil
Oil options such as olive , almond, baby oil and mineral oil are great at removing hardened wax. You can directly apply these oil drops into your ear without making any solution. Insert a cotton ball into the ear to prevent the oil from flowing out before softening the hardened wax. Next allow the oil to settle for several minutes before removing the cotton ball and tilting your head to drain out the oil. When all the oil is out, wash off the oily and waxy residue with soap.


Recommended Comments

There are no comments to display.

Add a comment...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Personalized Advice Quiz - All of Acne.org in just a few minutes