NATURAL SOY WAX
All our candles are handcrafted and made fresh based on each order
Wax Material: Natural Soy Wax
Wax Weight : Around 220g/ 120g
Wick: 100% Cotton wick
Crystals: Natural Crystals
Flowers: Dried Natural Plants
Jar Size: D8H9cm / D7H5cm
Burns For Approx 40-45 hours
WHAT IS SOY WAX?
Soy Wax is a vegetable wax made from the oil of soybeans. not only making them a safe and natural alternative to petroleum-based paraffin, but also renewable and biodegradable. By buying soy wax products that are hand poured, not only are you helping to support soybean farmers, but you’re also ensuring that the newest addition to your home decor burns clean and won’t detract from your air quality.
4 REASONS TO CHOOSE SOY WAX OVER PARAFFIN WAX
If you haven’t had the chance to try burning soy wax instead of traditional paraffin, you could be missing out on a host of benefits for your nose, your wallet, and your health. In fact, burning soy wax in a wax melt or candle form is a much better option than traditional paraffin for many reasons. Find out why below!
#1. Soy Wax is Natural
Derived from the soybean, soy wax is a hydrogenated vegetable oil that turns to a solid at room temperature. After they are harvested, the beans are cleaned, cracked, dehulled, and rolled into flakes. Soy wax contains nothing artificial, which makes it a better alternative to old-fashioned paraffin wax, which is made from petroleum oil and produces harmful by-products when burned or melted. Soy Wax is non-toxic making it better both for the environment and your health!
#2. Paraffin Wax May Contain Benzene
Many mainstream candle brands make their candles with parrafin wax. Paraffin wax is derived from derived from petroleum. It has been claimed that paraffin wax releases harmful substances when burnt, which has contributed to its fall out of favor. Studies found that burning paraffin wax candles give off benzene, a carcinogen, a substance that promotes the growth of cancer. It was found that soy wax did not give off benzene, unlike paraffin wax.
#3. Soy Wax is Environmentally Friendly
Since soy wax is made from soybeans, it is friendly to the environment because soybeans are a renewable resource. Paraffin wax is derived from petroleum, which is not a renewable resource. This is especially important if you are pregnant, have kids, or have pets, because it’s the safest option health-wise. You want to avoid wax blends or candles that don’t state the exact breakdown of ingredients.
#4. Soy Wax Burns Cleaner
Because soy wax is made of all natural materials, it is thought that it delivers a cleaner burn that petroleum derived paraffin wax. It’s common to hear people complain of headaches when paraffin candles burn, but in general, this isn’t due to the scent of the wax but rather the chemicals it releases into the air.
Our Essential Oils are all from natural plant extracts with no harmful chemicals. Breathe in nature and nourish your senses.
Trim wick to 1/4 inch before lighting.
Keep away from drafts and vibrations.
Keep out of reach of children and pets.
Don't burn the candle for more than 4 hours at a time.
Never burn candle on or near anything that can catch fire.
To prevent fire and serious injury: burn candle within sight.
Please use the wick trimmer to trim the wick after burning the candle for 2 hours so that the candle can burn naturally and beautifully.