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Gross Earbuds? Clean 'Em Up With This Easy Routine

Earwax be gone.

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Instructions:

1. If your earbuds have removable covers, remove and soak covers in warm soapy water for 20 minutes, then rinse and dry.

2. With the earbuds facing down, gently brush with a toothbrush to release any dirt or other particles.

3. Dip a cotton swab in rubbing alcohol and rub all over the earbuds; let dry.

4. Wet a paper towel or cotton pad with more rubbing alcohol, wipe the cords clean.

5. Return earbud cover to the earphone, if using.

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