Sleeping

Sleeping

For some people, a good night’s sleep can be difficult due to snoring partners, traffic noise, living in a loud household or having noisy neighbours. Custom sleeping plugs are a great option for reducing these noises. Sleeping earplugs are made from a soft silicone material which is comfortable to wear and will stay in your ears. They are much better than standard pharmacy foam plugs which tend to become misshapen and no longer seal the ear canal sufficiently after a few uses. Custom sleeping plugs will not change shape, they are designed to seal up the ear canal and block…
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Swimmers

Swimmers

Activities such as swimming, surfing, and showering can all lead to water entering the ear canals. Some people are prone to ear infections or irritations, have grommets in their eardrums, or have perforated eardrums. If you have any of the above mentioned conditions, then custom swimmer’s earplugs are the best option for protecting your ears. Swimmer’s earplugs are made from a soft silicone material which is comfortable to wear and will stay securely in your ears. Standard mouldable plugs from the pharmacy are not guaranteed to completely block the canal or stay in the ears. Custom swim plugs are designed to…
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Noise

Noise

Some people are exposed to very loud industrial noises in daily life, for example construction workers, builders, power tool users, industrial workers and aircraft operators. Constant exposure to this level of noise can cause irreversible hearing loss. Custom made solid noise earplugs are the best option to protect the hearing. Solid noise plugs are designed to give the most noise protection by reducing noise by up to 40 dB. Compared to this, standard pharmacy foam plugs can only attenuate up to 32 dB. Also after a few uses, foam plugs tend to become misshapen and no longer seal the ear…
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Musician

Musician

For many people, live amplified music is an important part of their life. However, it can cause irreversible hearing loss. Custom made musician earplugs are the best option to protect a Musician’s hearing. They consist of a filter attached to a silicon ear plug moulded to the shape of the ear. Musician’s earplugs are designed to reduce the overall sound level without compromising on the music quality. This is how they differ from standard foam plugs you can find at the pharmacy. Foam plugs will attenuate the sound level, but not evenly across frequencies. This compromises the music quality. In…
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