× Home

Top Authors Top Articles Why Submit Articles? FAQ

Login Register Forgot password?

All About Soy Candles

By:   |   Jul 08, 2018   |   Views: 32   |   Comments: 0

Soy candles are becoming a more popular option for people that are interested in candles. They are made from soy wax, which is hydrogenated soybean oil. The wax itself was invented in 1992 by Michael Richards. He was searching for a cheaper alternative to beeswax. Eventually he became very interested in the candle industry and realized there was a large demand for natural wax candles. They can now be bought at most supermarkets and specialized stores. They are also available online for purchase. A lot of people also make their own at home and this process is very easy and can be very rewarding.

To make your own you will need the following: 1 pound of soy wax, 1 mason jar, 1 ounce of fragrance oil, wax dye, and 1 cotton wick. You should start by putting the wax in a pan and slowly heating it until it is completely melted. Once it is fully melted you should remove it from the heat. Next add the fragrance oil and stir until it is all absorbed. At this time you may also add dye if you want to add color.

Next you will want to get your jar and place the wick in the center. Pour the wax gently into the jar and use a pen or pencil to keep your wick centered. The next step is the easiest one; you wait. Once it has turned solid you can trim the wick and you are all ready to burn your own soy candle.

To learn more about soy candles, please visit this link.

Was this helpful?
Thank you!

More from Sandra Martinez

How to Keep Your Dog Safe While You're Away

Like any good dog owner, you most likely treat your canine companion as a member...

By: Sandra Martinezl Uncategorizedl Jul 08, 2018 lViews: 34 lComments: 0

How to choose the best Grain Silos

  Silos are commonly used to store bulk materials. Grain silos find use in ag...

By: Sandra Martinezl Uncategorizedl Jul 08, 2018 lViews: 33 lComments: 0

How Often Should You Wash Your Comforter?

If you are lucky enough to have a down comforter then you know how wonderful it...

By: Sandra Martinezl Uncategorizedl Jul 08, 2018 lViews: 39 lComments: 0
Add new Comment

* Required fields