History has roots in Shamanic Culture – Shamans live in harmony with nature and the elements. Through the ages, the EAR has been recognised as an important Healing Site, for example the Chinese – have auricularcupuncture Points, or there is also Ear Reflexology.In ear Candling – the ear canal represents a doorway for the release of stagnant energy Ear Candling has been practised throughout the ages by the Aztecs, Greeks, Romans, Aboriginies and the Hopi Fire Tribe.
Hopi Ear Candling
Ear candling (also known as thermo-auricular therapy) is a complementary therapy that aims to help symptoms associated with the ear, nose and throat.
It involves placing a hollow, cone-shaped tube (or ‘candle’) made of cotton, soaked in beeswax, honey and herbs into the ear canal. This stimulates the ear and is believed to facilitate the removal of excess wax and impurities.
Ear candling can promote deep relaxation and helps to relieve stress and revitalise the body
What conditions can Ear Candling help relieve?
- hay fever
- colds and flu
- anxiety and stress
- post flying and diving pressure
- swimmer’s ear
- yeast infections
- itching in the ears