benefits of soy candles

5 Benefits of Soy Wax Candles

Are you a candle lover on the hunt for a more sustainable and eco-friendly candle option? Look no further than soy wax candles! And if you're familiar with soy candles and you've found yourself wondering, What are the benefits of soy candles anyway?, this post is for you!

Not only are soy candles better for the environment, but they also have a ton of benefits over traditional paraffin wax candles. So get ready to light up your life with some soy wax goodness, as we dive into 5 of the top benefits of soy candles that make these candles the clear choice for candle lovers everywhere!

May 09, 2023 — Kate De Palma
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Eco Friendly Candles

Have you ever thought about how ecofriendly your favorite candles are (and how sustainable of a business is creating them)?

When it comes to candles, there are a lot of choices out there, from container style to scent to the specific company itself. And all of these elements can impact how ecofriendly a candle is or not.

For now, let's just focus on the candle wax itself because that's going to have a huge impact on how green and clean a candle is. 

Here are the top 3 Most Eco Friendly Types of Candles based on candle wax and what makes them good for the earth:

March 27, 2023 — Kate De Palma
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Non Toxic Candles

Who doesn't love a good candle and the power of a single (or multiple!) flame?Candles have been a staple of homes for centuries, providing warmth, light, and ambiance. Today, candles can bring all of those into your home while also transforming your space through aroma.

However, it's important to note that not all candles are created equal and some are even toxic to your health.


So, what are some of the toxins that you should avoid in candles? Some of the most common culprits are paraffin wax, fragrances with phthalates, and lead wicks.

March 20, 2023 — Kate De Palma
Fragrances Oils vs. Essential Oils in Candles: What's the Difference?

Fragrances Oils vs. Essential Oils in Candles: What's the Difference?

Essential Oils vs. Fragrance Oils in Candles

With today’s emphasis on natural, non-toxic products, you may find yourself searching for scented candles that are safe for you and your family to enjoy.

Unfortunately, there can be a lot confusion around the topic of scented oils for candles, including questions like, Are essential oils and fragrance oils the same? Are fragrance oils natural? and, ultimately, Are fragrance oils safe?

This blog post will walk you through what fragrance oils are, a discussion of why fragrance oils are not toxic, and how they compare to essential oils when it comes to candles and the environment.

February 14, 2018 — Kate De Palma