Aromatherapy candle screening method
Ending the busy day, returning home to your favorite aromatherapy wax at night, feeling the healing sensation brought by the warm aroma is a great way to relax. However, there are a lot of scented candles on the market, so how do you choose them?
vorig: Do you really burn scented candles?
volgende: What is left of your scented candle?
Plant wax refuses to volatilize harmful substances
The low-cost lighting wax is made of paraffin wax extracted from petroleum. The smell is unpleasant after ignition. The biggest disadvantage is that it will volatilize benzene and lead when burned, which will affect the health of the body. Pure plant wax will not have such a Worried. At present, the most common vegetable waxes are soybean wax and coconut oil wax, which are extracted from soybean oil and coconut oil. The 100% pure soybean wax and coconut wax are soft and dense, and have a low melting point, which can not only burn for a long time. It also has a stable fragrance effect. More importantly, it can help to burn impurities in the air, generate negative ions, purify the air, and not emit harmful substances and allergens. It is harmless to sensitive people, babies and pets. enjoy. In addition to soy wax and coconut wax, there are palm wax and beeswax, which are good vegetable waxes.
Natural essential oils soothes nerves without headaches
Aromatherapy candles are a refined way to enhance the scent of space. Fragrance is another important measure in addition to the material of wax. This does not mean that the scent is good or bad, but the source of the scent, that is, whether the scent is from artificial or natural essential oils. The high-quality scented candles contain enough natural essential oils extracted from plants. The taste is rich and divided into top, middle and back. The special scenting process will make the aroma lasting and stable, and will not decrease with burning. light. Essential oils have a health-care effect. After burning, the aroma can soothe the nerves and relax the body and mind. The notes are mainly fruity, floral, and scented. There are also typical European notes of sip, such as bergamot, moss, leather, etc., as well as oriental notes represented by musk, dragon scorpion and sorghum.
Usage and recommendation:
1. Trim the wick to 5~8 mm before ignition. When extinguishing, use a fire hook to immerse the wick into the wax oil, or directly cover the wick, and then straighten the wick.
2. When extinguishing, wait until the surface of the candle is completely melted to prevent the candle from appearing in the “memory circle”. Otherwise, the burning of the candle will only be confined around the wick, which is not conducive to the fragrance.