Hopi Ear Candles
Hopi Ear candles (also known Thermal Auricular Therapy) is a pleasant and non-invasive treatment of the ears, it involves laying on your side and placing the “Candle” – a hollow tube made from unbleached cotton, beeswax and essential oils, into the ear canal and lighting the other end. The suction that is formed creates a ‘chimney’ effect which helps to draw out impurities and gently massages the ear drum.
It is a very calming treatment and can help many conditions associated with the ear, nose, sinus and throat areas.
Hopi Ear Candles can help:
- Excessive or compacted ear wax
- Problems with sinuses
- Headaches / Migraine
- Hay Fever
- Sore Throats
- Anxiety / Stress
- Post Flying Pressure
Are there any contra-indication to Hopi Ear Candling?
If you have had recent ear surgery, ear infections or have a perforated ear drum, you should not have Hopi Ear Candles until you have been given the all clear by your medical practitioner.
Is this a new treatment?
No, this treatment can be traced back centuries, and was practiced by ancient Indian tribes.
How long is a treatment?
A treatment is usually 30 minutes long.