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Can you use alcohol in your ear?

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No dont use alchohol in your ear as it damages the ear drum and may cause infections! The best thing to use is a gentle oil like almond oil, every night before you go to bed.

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Can you use rubbing alcohol to clean out your ear?

I would not recommend first using hyrdogen peroxide to loosen up any material that may be in the ear and then sparingly use the rubbing alcohol to kill any outer ear infection and dry out any liquid in the ear (rubbing alcohol evaporates at body temperature). You can use rubbing alcohol in very small amounts to dry water in your ear. However, it will also leave your ear very dry and itchy.

Can you use rubbing alcohol in the ears?

If you have a busted ear drum,NO!

How often should you put alcohal in your ear?

no alcohol just use peroxide

Can you put rubbing alcohol to treat ear infection?

LOL! no!!!! use hydrogen peroxide or go to the doctor if the infection is INSIDE your ear

Can you put rubbing alcohol in a dog's ear?

Yes you can put rubbing alcohol on your dog's ear, it doesn't matter if it hurts or not. it is good for the ear and it will get the germs out of the ear and it will clean it.

Can rubbing alcohol be used to clean ears?

Yes. Use sparingly. The alcohol evaporates so no liquid is left behind in the ear canal.

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Is it dangerous to put alcohol in your ear to disinfect it?

No, it is not dangerous. Placing rubbing alcohol inside the ear has been a tested remedy for removing water in the ear after swimming. Hydrogen peroxide works better at cleaning out the ear.

How to heal an earring infection?

Remove the earring, clean it and clean the hole in your ear, replace the earring back into your ear. Try and use jewelry cleaner for the earrings and rubbing alcohol or alcohol wipes for your ears. You can use rubbing alcohol to clean your earrings as well if you do not have jewelry cleaner. Do this once a day for a few days and it should heal the infection.

Can you put alcohol only in your ear to treat swim ear?

No No No talk about a bad idea. The fact that water is trapped inside the ear canal is due to impacted ear wax. A quick visit to your local doctor or medical clinic and a quick flush and the wax and the issue are resolved. Never use anything in your ears unless directed to do so by a licensed doctor. Alcohol in the ear canal can cause permanent damage to the ear drum and respective membranes in the ear responsible for balance and hearing.

Can you clean apple ear pods with alcohol?

You can't submerge them in the alcohol, but you can use a cotton ball or swap to wipe them down. Just be sure not to get any liquid inside of the actual pods.

What happens when you spray cologne in your ear?

Spraying cologne in your ear can cause inflammation of the ear canal and ear drum. This is not recommended due to most cologne's containing alcohol.

What is the use of the ear drum?

The use of the ear drum is that the ear drum is the part of your ear mainly used for hearing.

How do you get water out of your ear?

I tried many solutions such as lying on the side of the clogged ear and hopping with the clogged ear facing down, but the solution I found most effective was facing the clogged ear to the ground and tugging on your earlobe for a couple of minutes and the water should be gone!White Vinegar Rinses: Rinse the ear canals twice a day with ½ strength white vinegar (dilute it with equal parts warm water). Fill the ear canal. After 5 minutes, remove it by turning the head to the side and moving the ear. (Exception: ear tubes or hole in eardrum.) (Reason: restores the normal acid pH of the ear canal and reduces swelling.) OR Mix 1 part white vinegar with 1 part alcohol. The best alcohol to use is pure ethanol, but you could use rubbing alcohol. Pour 1 teaspoon of this mixture in each ear — just let it roll in and roll out.

Can you use nail polish remover so your ear won't get infected when you pierce it yourself?

NO NO NO NO NO! If you are going to pierce it yourself (There really is no reason to, but I can't stop you.) then you need to use rubbing alcohol then get an ice cube to numb it and then take an apple slice and place it on top of your ear. Then you pierce your ear. The apple helps because you wont know when you are actually going through you ear.

Is rubbing alcohol bad for cleaning dog ears?

Yes, you should use dog ear cleaning wipes or tips. You can find these at your petstore.

What are some good uses for alcohol?

Pour in your ear when you have water in it! (best used with rubbing alcohol) If you use drinking alcohol in equal measures with honey and lemon, it's good for a sore throat and cough -- one spoonful every hour if needed.

Can you use ketoconazole cream inside your ear for ear fungal infection?

Can you use ketoconazole cream inside your ear for ear fungal infection?

What can be done about dizziness caused by clogged ear?

First off, I would suggest you consult the opinion of a medical professional, particularly if there is any swelling or pain associated with your condition. Vertigo, or the sensation of dizziness, can often be caused by an imbalance of pressure in the inner ear or by the presence of fluid in the inner ear. You mentioned your ear is "clogged" - is it clogged by fluid or by physical obstruction - is your ear swollen? If there is fluid in your ear, I have often found that putting a small amount of rubbing alcohol in your ear will help to evaporate the liquid. The sterilizing and germ killing properties of the rubbing alcohol will also help if you have a low level infection. Try using a dropper or cotton swab to drop or rub a small amount of rubbing alcohol in or on the affected area. NOTE: Always use extreme caution when putting anything in your ear.

Does coke use alcohol?

Coke does not use alcohol but they use caffeine that people mistake for alcohol. Caffeine is like alcohol though.

Why does your other ear pop when you use the phone?

If You Use The Phone Too Much Your Ear Will Pop And You Will Get Ear Infection Like Me.

Is it better to use ear wax or ear plugs for swimming?

ear plugs, ear wax sticks

How do you clean the insides of your ear with rubbing alcohol?

Do not ever do this as it is dangerous to your ears, just use soapy water or if you must... salty water. Stardoll: angeltatum123 x

How do you clean white beats by dre headphones?

Clean with white vinegar. And for the out side of the ear piece use rubbing alcohol try not to get it inside the earphone part

How do you remove blackheads located in your ear?

use a small bobby pin that has been sterlized to push it out then make sure to use a q-tip with alcohol on it to clean the area at least twice a day.