This a non-invasive home remedy to clean ears and remove excess ear wax. It is practised by lighting one end of a hollow candle and placing the other end in the ear canal. It removes ear wax build-up and debris from the ear canal. It provides relief of pressure in cases of sinusitis, headaches, migraines, congestion, ear infection, "swimmer's ear". It improves hearing, vertigo and tinnitus. It is not recommended during an ear infection or if you have ear tubes.