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Untold Yet Simple Tips To Care For Your Candle

Untold Yet Simple Tips To Care For Your Candle

Are your scented candles not meeting your expectations?

Ever wanted to experience your wax candles at its ultimate potential? Us too! Which is why we have gathered some useful tips on how to care for your candle and we guarantee they'll benefit all candle rookies and experts alike.

Mashup & Create Your Very Own Fragrance

Been smelling the same scented candles every day? How about mixing and matching a variety of scents to break the monotony? This will bring your aromatic experience to a whole new level!

There are endless combinations to pairing your scents. Imagine having refreshing fruits of your choice in a field filled with flowers - Fresh Cut Roses & Delicious Guava allows you to experience that invigorating combination. Wish to dabble in the world of fresh and fruityClean Cotton & Flowers In The Sun grants your wish with every flame!

Or that berrylicious scent when you bite into your favourite fruit tarts? 
That's exactly what pairing a fruity and foody scent will be like and a great duo is Rainbow Cookie & White Strawberry Bellini. Pair your scents up and create an aroma that solely belongs to you. So what are you waiting for? Be creative with your combinations today!

Additional Tip: When you burn more than one jar candle at the same time, do remember to place them at a distance of 5cm apart from each other to ensure safety and to truly experience the blend of fragrance oils.

How To Maximize The Use of Your Votive Candles Votive Holders 

Is melted wax constantly being stuck in your votive holder after your candle burns to the end? It can be time-consuming and difficult to clear the leftover wax at the bottom. But we have a solution!

One way is to put a teaspoon of water at the bottom of the holder before placing the votive candle in as the water prevents the wax from sticking on the base. But if you forget to put a teaspoon of water, just soak your votive holder with warm water and the wax will come off easily. It's as simple as that!

Besides this handy tip, be sure to remove the plastic packaging before placing them in the votive holder to burn too!


We hope the tips we have provided are useful in caring for your candle. If you follow these tips, you'll be sure to elevate your candle experience to a whole new level!

Now all you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy as your favourite aroma transcends into your home.


Written by our Intern, Yu Tong.

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