Why You Should Wear Earplugs at a Concert?

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Concerts involve loud music which can cause several auditory issues. There are several reasons why you should wear earplugs during concerts

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  • Many people are suffering from noise-induced hearing loss. It doesn’t take a lifetime in attending concerts or music events to cause hearing impairment, you can damage your ears just in one event.
  • Normal conversation is around 65 decibels. Concert music levels can reach between 100 and 120 decibels louder or more. At a level of 110 decibels, hearing impairment can occur after only two minutes of exposure.
  • While you may live for loud noise and bass speakers without earplugs you could be damaging your ears and sense of hearing.
  • As long as you are exposed to loud sound, the maximum chance you can suffer from hearing loss. So, if you plan to go to a concert for 2 hours, you risk your ear for significant damage.
  • Loud concerts can cause permanent hearing loss or tinnitus.
  • Hearing loss can cause a significant decline in the overall scale of your life. It can even lead to high blood pressure, hypertension and many more such problems.

When you should wear earplugs

You should wear earplugs to prevent noise-induced hearing loss. Especially take care when you are

  • In a range of any loud environmental noise, such as when you are around machinery, power tools, lawn equipment, etc.
  • At a place of gunfire.
  • When you are very near to any aircraft.
  • Working with explosives like making way at mountains.
  • Go for any sporting events, motorcycles, and loud music concert.

Types Of Ear Plugs For Hearing Protection

Foam – They are cheap as well as soft and are easily available. We can make the best use out of them by inserting inside the canal.

Flanged- These earplugs are in the shape of a cone and also have various lips on their rims. They are better than the Foam Earplugs as they fit very comfortably because of its shape.

Silicon Earplugs- It is made of silicon they are perfectly fit in the ear as the size is decided by audiologist itself. And you are not going to experience any pressure from outside.

Filtered Earplugs – These Earplugs works on energy. so they filter out high decibel sounds.

Custom Earplugs – These earplugs are usually designed by a hearing healthcare professional after taking an idea of your ear canal. This provides a custom fit for your specific ear shape.

Wax balls- These completely seal off the hearing so you get the sensation of being close off from the outside world. They are cheap but slightly more expensive than foam earplugs.

Universal earplugs-  These completely seal off the auditory canal, but the layer system prevents a sense of being shut off from the outside world.

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Which type of earplugs should you use?

We understand how challenging it can be to find the perfect earplugs for you. With such a large variety of earplugs available in the market.

It can be difficult to navigate to the safest and most affordable solution.

While over-the-counter(ready-made) earplugs can aid in protecting your hearing.

So before purchasing any kind of earplugs, it’s always better to visit an audiology specialist who can assess your hearing loss condition and suggest you the best one.

At Hearing sol, we are helping hundreds of music lovers find the perfect ear protection for them.

If you’re looking for professional ear protection to bring to your next live show contact an audiologist and have a look at this:

You can purchase the latest hearing aids at a fair price through HearingSol, If you need more information or you have a query about Earplugs or Hearing Loss, just give us a call on 1800-121-4408. We are always here to help you.

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