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View Poll Results: Ears? Clean? SMELL?
WTF? you're supposed to clean your ears? 22 9.87%
VERY often....yea...I like ALL my holes clean 162 72.65%
Not too often... 39 17.49%
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Old 03-11-2005, 10:31 PM   #41
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Everytime I get out of the shower, do a quick clean with a Q-tip.
that is nasty not clean your ears
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Old 03-11-2005, 10:32 PM   #42
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I just pick my ears with my finger while I'm eating.
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Old 03-11-2005, 11:04 PM   #43
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It tastes bad...I guess it would smell bad too.
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Old 03-17-2008, 04:11 AM   #44
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Old 03-17-2008, 04:43 AM   #46
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haha it has 69 votes of i like my whole clean
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Old 03-17-2008, 03:24 PM   #47
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Of course with soap in the shower, but every day/every other day with a q-tip you can get in there real good. It's disgusting when people have gobs of dark yellow wax pouring out of their ears
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Old 03-17-2008, 03:46 PM   #48
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twice a day after showers with a q-tip. I had my ears cleaned out a couple years back because i got ocean water in my ear and it wouldnt come out so it just made the wax in my ear harden. Having a vacuum suck out all the crap in yours ears is pretty fun i must say
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Old 03-17-2008, 03:49 PM   #49
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I clean mine every other day. I used to have to go to the doctors every 6 months for him to do a "deep cleaning." I guess Q-tips push some of the wax deep into your ear. It was insane what he'd pull out of there...I even brought my girlfriend to see once (she appreciates that stuff).
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Old 03-17-2008, 04:34 PM   #50
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I clean mine every other day. I used to have to go to the doctors every 6 months for him to do a "deep cleaning." I guess Q-tips push some of the wax deep into your ear. It was insane what he'd pull out of there...I even brought my girlfriend to see once (she appreciates that stuff).
You arent supposed to go deep with the q-tips. Just twirl them around your ear hole lol
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Old 03-17-2008, 04:57 PM   #51
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I used to q-tip my ears twice a day, plus soap/water in the shower twice. After reading more and more that q-tips aren't good and provoke the growth of even more ear fungus, i reduced it to once every two days, but I keep the soap/water procedure.
And it's true: much less ear fungus! One q-tip is sufficient for both ears, not like one per ear before. I'm gradually reducing down to once a week or less
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Old 03-17-2008, 05:13 PM   #53
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Almost every day, its habit. But I have heard its not good to clean your ears too much.
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I clean them when I think of it or when I can't hear anymore. ^ I've also heard its not good to clean them often.
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Old 03-17-2008, 06:52 PM   #56
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i clean my ears 3 times a day after all my showers.

Clean ears ftw.
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Old 03-17-2008, 08:02 PM   #57
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Old 03-17-2008, 08:27 PM   #58
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Being a bit mutt and jeff myself I've had more ear exams, hearing aids and ear cleanings than you can imagine. The golden rules...

1. No cotton buds (Q tips to you lot) - ever.
2. Warm water in the shower is your bet bet for removing excess wax yourself.
3. For the ultimate ear cleaning don't go for suction or manual syringing, get a nurse or doctor to use a small electronically powered water jet to remove everything. These can be a bit painful if you're not used to them, but they're much more controllable than manual syringes.
4. Some wax is good - don't freak about it too much.
5. If you have lumps coming out you need to clean a bit more often!
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Old 03-17-2008, 08:32 PM   #59
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At some beauty stores, they got a curved plastic ear cleaner thing. Its just like a thin stick (like a Q-tip) but with a slight curve on the end, some of them got a light on the end also so you can see yourself in the mirror.

Edit - Like this sort of.
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Old 03-17-2008, 08:36 PM   #60
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I shower twice a day. Once in the morning, and once in the evening before bed. I use 2-Qtips each time I shower, mainly to dry out my ears. 1-Qtip per ear... so a total of 4-Qtips a day.

My ears are very clean.
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