My Favorite Earplugs for Noise Sensitivity and Sensory Overload

best earplugs for noise sensitivity and sensory overload

I have been asked many times to comment on specific earplugs for noise sensitive people and sensory overload. As a regular user of earplugs at night, I used to give my ears a break during the day, resorting more to earmuffs, headphones, and earbuds to subdue the daily noise onslaught. A year or so ago, …

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Loop Quiet vs Experience: Soft Silicone or Acoustic Filter?

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Are you looking for earplugs that don’t have to be inserted into the ear canal but rather sit at the canal entrance? Loop Quiet and Experience are among a select few reusable earplugs that are designed as a canal cap. Over a couple of weeks, I have tried both in a variety of scenarios where …

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Which Earplugs Work for Working Out? (6 Models Tested)

earplugs tested for working out and the gym

“My gym” has a nice sound system with multiple subwoofers and supporting speakers all over the place. In the mornings we typically get a noise level of between 60 and 80 decibels, with louder impact sounds when someone drops a barbell. Group fitness classes run a lot louder than that: At many gyms you are …

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Vibes Earplugs Review: Comfy and Effective for the Right Ears

Vibes Earplugs Review: Comfy and Effective If They Fit Your Ear

I have now used Vibes on and off for a couple of weeks, mostly while sitting in coffee shops (noisy as well as quiet ones) and walking along busier city roads. I have also listened to music with them and tried them while watching videos and movies at both a moderate and a very loud …

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