The ears, as we all know are extremely sensitive and delicate area so it requires a lot of attention in cleaning our ears. If great care is not taken in cleaning ears, it could result in impaired hearing, infection and painful damage.
People had known the cotton swabs as the most common thing that we use in cleaning our ears. We always use cotton buds or cotton swabs to clean earwax. But experts claim that it is not advisable to use it. The cotton swabs are just going to push the ear waxes back into the ear canal that could damage the inner ear. The deeper you dig, the more likely you are to sustain damage or create blockage. They also claim that using cotton swabs can really be harmful to our ears.
Here are some of the home remedies that could replace using cotton swabs. You can use baby oil or mineral oil, an alcohol, or you can see a doctor so that they can perform way extraction using proper tools.