There are several types of ear pain, depending on their triggering causes. Most often, an ear pain is a sign of an infection, but we don’t always have to resort to antibiotics, at least not immediately. Because ear pain are annoying and don’t let us focus on our everyday chores, you can get rid of them with some natural remedies.
1. Olive oil: It has anti-inflammatory effect, so it is a good remedy for ear pain, healing even the upcoming infection that causes it. At the same time, olive oil is great in getting rid of that annoying sharp sound that occurs when the ear is sick. All you have to do is put 3-4 drops of warm oil in the ear canal. Alternatively, you can soak a piece of cotton wool in olive oil and put it in your ear.
2. Onions: is one of the most commonly used anti-inflammatory treatments because they have antibacterial and antiseptic properties. To take advantage of this vegetable, grate an onion and squeeze its juice then put the resulting liquid in a pot, on low heat, until it gets warm. Then pour 2-3 drops in the affected ear every day, morning and evening. You will see that symptoms soon begin to disappear. Alternatively, you can crush an onion and put it in a piece of gauze, and then keep this compress over the affected ear between 5 and 10 minutes. Repeat several times a day until you feel an improvement.
3. Ginger: this anti-inflammatory ingredient can get rid of many infections and help prevent them, while being a natural analgesic. Grate a piece of ginger and extract the juice, then put a few drops directly into the affected ear to reduce pain and inflammation. You can mix 1 teaspoon of grated ginger with 2 tablespoons of olive oil, leave the mixture to infuse and put a few drops in the painful ear.
4. Garlic: You already know that it is used because of its analgesic, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, being one of the most effective natural medicines. To treat ear pain with this remedy, heat 1 teaspoon of crushed garlic with 2 teaspoons of sesame oil, and then let the mixture cool, filter it and put 2-3 drops in your ear.
Or you can extract the juice from a few garlic cloves and put it directly in your ear.