Cerumen is a waxy yellow substance secreted by external auditory canal glands of the ear, which acts as a natural antiseptic and helps to remove dead skin cells from the ear. Some of the wax is removed after chewing or a yawn, and some remains inside.The habit of cleaning the ears with cotton sticks can lead to the formation of wax plugs. Also, using a careless movement we might damage the eardrum.
Due to excessive accumulation of earwax in the ear, you may experience a sensation of blockage, loss hearing, acute earache, headache and dizziness.
How to get rid of earache
This homemade ear drops help you to clean your ears in a safe way, by melting the wax plug and getting rid of the pain. Mix vinegar and alcohol in equal parts. Pour 3 drops of this mixture in the suffering ear holding your head on one side. After you pour the drops slightly pull your earlobe, so the solution can slip well to your ear canal. In one minute get back to your original position -the wax will flow out of the ear. Wipe the ear with a paper towel.
Besides these drops will help us get rid of the accumulated wax, vinegar creates an acidic environment in your ear that will destroy fungi and bacteria, and the alcohol will dry the inflamed areas.