The Right Way to Get Rid of Earwax
“Earwax is one of those bodily fluids that’s usually out of sight and out of mind—that is, until you put a Q-tip into those ears and, well, you know. It’s not pretty. But if you’re self-conscious about the gunk in there, the last thing you should be doing is popping cotton in them, says Ana Kim, M.D., the director of otologic research at New York eye and ear infirmary of Mount Sinai. Here, all the dirty details on earwax—and the right way to get rid of it.”
There’s a local ear, nose, and throat doc that has a phone message telling patients not to put anything smaller than their elbow in their ears. If that’s the case, then that seriously limits people’s methods of removing earwax. Check out this post to learn the right way to do it.