This natural soy candle is so fun to make and is a perfect gift around the holiday season. You can also use this general recipe below and just mix and match the essential oils to suit the moods of a particular month. The wonderful possibilities are endless.
Melt the soy wax and coconut oil in a double boiler. Remove from heat once melted.
Stir in your essential oils and stir until well blended, about 1 minute.
Dip the bottom of the candle wick into the wax mixture and allow it to adhere to the bottom of the container.
Prop wick upright using a clothespin or centering device. Pour the wax into the containers.
Allow the candles to cool. Trim the wick to ¼” height.
Use the candle according to standard safety or give as a crowd pleasing gift.
Disclaimer: As always, use caution with essential oils. Avoid contact with mucous membranes. Not safe for direct contact with cats. Avoid the sun for 12 hours after direct contact with citrus oils. Do a skin patch test before handling essential oils to ensure there is no topical sensitivity.
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