The healing properties of the Candling, has two primary physical actions.
Firstly, the slight under pressure (the chimney effect) inside the Ear Candle and the vibration of the rising air column serve to gently massage the ear drum and promote secretion in the frontal and paranasal sinuses.
This has an immediate subjective effect of regulating and balancing ear pressure. Users often describe a soothing, light sensation in the ear and head area.
Secondly, the locally applied warmth stimulates vascularization, invigorates the immune system and reinforces the flow of lymph. At the same time, important acupuncture points and reflex zones are stimulated.
Ear candles are soothing, helpful and excellent in the treatment of:
The effect after treatment is a soothing, pressure and pain relieving sensation, mainly in the ear and head regions.
Clearer nasal breathing and an improved sense of smell (even when the nose was blocked before treatment) are often experienced, as well as a wonderful relaxed feeling, a deep sense of security and a feeling of happiness are often experienced. These benefits have been well known through fifteen years of experience.
How it is done.
Ear candles are mounted in a hole cut into a paper plate to prevent hot wax or falling ashes from spilling onto the person having their ears done. Good quality ear candles are made from pure beeswax, and because of the candle's construction there is little if any wax drip. As a precaution, a glass of water is kept handy to extinguish the flame. This procedure generally takes 10-20 minutes per ear.