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Prolonged use of ear phones increase temperature and providing an apt environment for bacteria and possible inflammation most within your ear. This danger gets even higher if you use earphones on your way out right after shower.
EarVaccine is an earphone with a small infrared lamp in the middle of the speaker to sterilize and dry your ear. The lamp turns on automatically when you turn your MP3 on and stays on for 10 minutes. EarVaccine is designed in the shape of a stethoscope for deeper insertion, so that it can effectively dry the ear and prevent bacteria inflammation.
Samsung Art & Design Institute (sadi)
Seoul, South Korea
Hwang, Won Chul
Gyeonggi-do, South Korea