Specialist Ear Wax Removal
Harley Street ear specialists Total Ear Care carry out a wide range of services relating to ear care one being ear wax removal. Everyone needs wax in the ear to protect against maceration and cracking of the skin lining of the ear canal it can also can cause dryness and infection and get very sore.
But excessive ear wax can block the ear canal leading to deafness and pain
Using drops of warm olive oil or sodium bicarbonate drops or wax softeners prior to having the ears syringed or washed out.
Refrain from washing your ears with water unless you r ear drum is intact although ear wax cannot be prevented from forming however you should avoid pushing and packing it down onto the ear drum like using cotton wool buds as this can over time make it difficult to remove and likely to cause you pain.
In the latter situation a medical procedure might be needed using a syringe or micro suction by a qualified ear specialist using a specialist equipment.