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Burning Tips

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Burning Tips

Candle Burning Tips & Ideas Our candles are made with 100% soy wax. Since soy burns at a cooler temperature than paraffin wax, you will likely notice that your Roxanna's Candle products last longer. You may also notice that the cool-burning wax, combined with the wooden wick may produce a slow-burning ember instead of a full, tall flame.  To get the very most out of your candle, it is best to do the following:  - Light your candle at the base of the wick, holding the flame (long-reach lighters are best) at the bottom of wooden wick (where it meets the wax) until the wick is...


Why Buy Roxanna's Candles?

Roxy Zook

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Why Buy Roxanna's Candles?

June 13, 2015 Let's be honest. Candles can be purchased from almost any store in America. If you do a google search, you'll likely be overwhelmed by all the candles you can find. Often times, other candles may even be less expensive than our product, which leads to the valid and frequently-asked question: "What makes Roxanna's Candles different?".  Roxanna's Candles are not your run of the mill store-bought candle, and here's why: - We use only 100% soy wax flakes-- no paraffin wax here! - We do not add any extra ingredients to our products-- no phthalates, dyes or fillers....


Phthalates...what?

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Phthalates...what?

June 24, 2015   Roxanna's Candles takes great care in ensuring we keep out the bad stuff from our products, and only use natural and clean-burning materials in our candles.    This is why we only use phthalate-free fragrances. But what is a phthalate? If we got a penny for every time we were asked that question, we'd be independently wealthy.    So, today we're tackling the question head-on by explaining first what a phthalate is, and then exploring some of the dangers of phthalates using a plethora of research and studies. We will summarize the conclusions of the articles, but will...