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Are Q-Tips bad for your ears?

By July 12, 2014 - 10:25am
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I use Q-Tips pretty often to help reduce wax buildup. Q-Tips help me get rid of wax, but can I damage my ears by sticking them in too far? Can Q-Tips harm your ears?

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Hi Lindsay! 

I carefully use q-tips for my ears but am aware it's not the best method for cleaning them as they can push wax down inside the ear or even damage the ear if the q-tip is used incorrectly. 

For optimal ear cleaning, read this great article here: 


Let us know if this helps!



July 15, 2014 - 11:14am
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