Hopi Ear Candling £30

What our customers are saying

Today I tried this treatment (Hopi Ear Candling), it was a very relaxing experience, thank you Beth.  Looking forward to my next treatment.  

Maria, Bridgwater.  August 2019

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Hopi Ear Candling is a natural ancient therapy that has been used for thousands of years by many civilisations.  The name Hopi comes from the oldest tribe of Pueblo people from North America who had a great deal of medicinal knowledge and spirituality.   

Shaman healers used ear candles and it is believed that the Ancient Greeks did too, possibly for cleansing, purifying and healing on a spiritual level and much later, on a physical level.  

Why Ear Candling?

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  • Excessive or compacted ear wax
  • Snoring
  • Sinusitis
  • Allergic rhinitis
  • Glue ear
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Tinnitus
  • Neuralgia
  • Flying problems and pressure regulation
  • Relaxation

When having this treatment, you will experience a gentle warming sensation which can feel quite soothing.  You will hear crackling which is similar to that of a sparkler as the ingredients within the candle vaporise and the candle burns down.  Generally it will take around 10 minutes for the candle to burn down but sometimes it can happen faster and sometimes it can take longer.  Once the candle has burnt down to the safe level, it will be extinguished in a bowl of water.  

Candles used in the treatment

The candles used in this treatment are Vegan Ear Candles, made with certified organic cotton and food grade plant wax.  There is a choice of either  Eucalyptus, Lavender & Peppermint essential oils or just pure Lavender essential oil.  

Alternatively you can choose the Biosun hopi ear candles.  These are made by hand using a traditional recipe and the finest ingredients. Premium quality pesticide-free untreated cotton is used together with pure beeswax, honey extract, and traditional herb of St Johns Wort and pure essential oils of chamomile and sage.  These are not suitable for vegans.  

Facial massage

Once both ears have undergone the candling treatment you will be treated to a beautifully relaxing facial massage which includes some manual lymph drainage which will help to increase the benefits of the ear candling, not to mention the fact that it is just extremely relaxing and therefore the perfect way to conclude the treatment.

Contraindications

This non evasive treatment is suitable for just about everyone but as always, there are some cases when it would not be appropriate to have a treatment.  These include:

  • If you have a perforated ear drum
  • If grommets or other drainage devices are in place
  • If the outer ear is inflammation due to eczema, psoriasis or other skin condition
  • If you are allergic to the ingredients in the candle
  • If you are undergoing cancer treatment (unless medical permission has been given)
  • If you are currently on antibiotics or other medication that may not be suitable with this treatment
  • If you are undergoing extensive dental work such as a root canal.  
  • If you are within the first 12 weeks of pregnancy
  • If you have a neck problem that hampers mobility
  • If you have a cochlear implant fitted
If you are at all unsure as to whether or not you can have this treatment then please do not hesitate to contact me either by phone/text on 07544 269456, via e-mail at [email protected] or via Facebook @andbreathe2