Results for: Excessive Earwax

In Conditions and Diseases

What causes excess earwax buildup?

Answer . The skin cells lining our outer ear canals include tiny glands, similar to sweat glands, which produce wax. The point seems to be that this acts as a protective la ( Full Answer )
In Head, Ears, and Nose

What is earwax?

Earwax is made in the outer ear canal. This is the area between the fleshy part of the ear on the outside of your head (the part you can see) and the middle ear. The skin in t ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Why do we have earwax?

so you can make candles with it so you can use it to make carrots(thats why its orange)
In Head, Ears, and Nose

What is earwax made of?

Do you really want to know? It's kind of gross . Earwax is made of the oily stuff that comes out of our sebaceous glands, mixed with flakes of dead skin. Sort of like pesto m ( Full Answer )
In Health

What if you have white earwax?

\n. \n if you have white earwax then your not human in my opinion lol \n. \nits not my fault!!! Dx i really dont know whats going on. ; 3; tis so scary Dx
In Health

Is earwax toxic?

no, but if it gets impacted (usually by poking anything into your ear canal) it can cause pain
In Health

How do you get rid of excessive earwax?

Olive oil drops are great for softening the ear wax, some people also swear by benzyl peroxide. If you have impacted earwax that is causing you to have hearing problems, see ( Full Answer )
In Head, Ears, and Nose

Earwax is made by?

Earwax is made by the ceruminous gland . This is a modified apocrine gland found in the lining of the external ear canal. Their secretion mixes with sebum to form a sticky, b ( Full Answer )
In Shopping

Where can you purchase earwax?

You ca purchase earwax in your ear. Just take a Q-Tip and move it through your ear. There you can get ear wax. Good Luck
In Head, Ears, and Nose

Why ears have earwax?

That's a good question! As I understand it, earwax protects the ear by the collection & removal of foreign bodies!