Frequently Asked Questions
Most mass-produced candles are manufactured using paraffin wax (a byproduct of petroleum) and contain harmful chemicals that are toxic to our health. So why do most of the big candles brands use paraffin wax? Simply because it’s a cheaper alternative and it holds less fragrance for longer which results in lowering the total cost of your candle.
In contrast, burning hand-poured candles made out of vegan wax helps to purify the air around your home.
Soy wax. Soy candles are one the best options for your home and for your health. They are made from a natural resource and are free of the toxic chemicals released by the more common paraffin candles which are actually toxic for you and your health.
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In France, Grasse.
The soothing effect that candles have is based on how the brain processes smells. The smell of scented candles stimulates our limbic system, the part of the brain that is home to our memory and emotions. Hormones like serotonin and dopamine can be produced to help regulate mood.