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Burning tips

Following these simple steps will prolong the life of your candle, enhance your candle burning experience & help keep you safe. 

  1. The first or 2nd time you burn your candle, let it burn until it forms a melted pool of wax around the entire jar. This is a critical step to help your candle burn evenly. 

  2. Always trim your candle wick to ¼ inch prior to each lighting. You can use a wick trimmer, nail clippers, or scissors to do this. We recommend a wick trimmer! 

  3. Keep the wax pool clear of wick trimmings, matches & debris at all times. 

  4. Do not burn for more than 4-6 hours. Let your candle cool for at least 1-2 hours before relighting. 

  5. When lighting a candle, use long matches or a long-reach lighter. We recommended an electric, USB chargeable one. Can be found online and is an eco-friendly alternative. 

  6. If you notice high flames and/or soot (powdery black cotton ball-looking matter at the end of your wick), blow out your candle, let it cool, and trim your wick before you light it again. 

Our 8oz soy candles burn for 40-50 hours when burned properly.

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Did you know that we sell wick trimmers?

They are only $10 each or FREE when you purchase 4 or more candles. Add trimmer to your cart and enter code: freewicktrimmer