Ear candles are useful for headaches, migraines, stress, tinnitus, sleeping disorders, blocked ears and sinuses, and glue ear in children.

If used regularly they can prevent syringing and grommets being fitted. However, we do not recommend using the ear candles if you have a perforated eardrum, if grommets have been fitted and are still in place inside the ear, if there is inflammation inside the ear, the patient has a cochlear implant, or the patient is on medication from their doctor.

BIOSUN Ear candles are safe to use during pregnancy. However, we do not recommend using them within the first 3 months.

There are no contraindications with the use of ear candles that contain essential oils as the amount of essential oil within the candle is only 0.001 gram of the whole weight of the candle which is hardly enough to cause any contraindications.

Whilst results vary from person to person, many users of Hopi Ear Candles report that use can aid with the following problems:

If you have any concerns regarding use of ear candles you should consult your local healthcare or complementary medicine, provider.

Whilst there are no known contradications it is wise not to use Hopi Ear Candles: