Here’s The Drastic Impact That Putting A Cotton Ball And VapoRub In Your Ear Has On Your Health

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As many of us know, there are few things that can destroy a person’s day quite like an earache. Whether the pain is dull or cutting, throbbing or consistent, a sore ear is an extremely unpleasant experience. But is there a simple way to help alleviate the misery and torment?

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Vicks VapoRub is a famous medicinal ointment used to soothe all kinds of pain and illness. Say a person is stricken with a nasty cough. Rather than swallowing a pill, they might instead opt to apply VapoRub to their chest, breathing in the substance’s vapors in the hope of easing their symptoms. For muscle discomfort, a person can also apply it onto the skin above the troublesome region.

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It’s a well-known product, but Vicks VapoRub can also be used in ways that people might not realize. There are those, for instance, who believe that VapoRub can be coated onto a person’s heels to help repair dry, damaged skin. And there are also claims that it helps to reduce dandruff.

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Another thing that VapoRub can supposedly help out with is earache. All you need to do, apparently, is to get a cotton ball smeared in a modest amount of the stuff. Then, plant it in the ear and leave it for a few hours. If this is done a few times throughout the course of the day, it might help to ease your discomfort.

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If the ear’s infected, of course, the best course of action is ultimately to visit a trained medical professional. After all, VapoRub is by no means a magical solution against stubborn illnesses. Yet nonetheless, it might just help a person in aural agony to improve their day substantially.

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