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How to use scented candle ?

Visit our online gift shop for KS Arts Collection's scented candles. Learn how to use them perfectly in our Latest Blog.

Using scented candles is a wonderful way to create a pleasant and inviting atmosphere in your home. Here are some steps on how to use scented candles safely and effectively:

Choose the Right Location:

Select a suitable location for your scented candle. Common places include living rooms, bedrooms, bathrooms, and dining areas.

Ensure the area is well-ventilated to allow the scent to disperse evenly.


Prepare the Space:

Remove any objects or clutter that could obstruct the candle's flame. Ensure that the candle sits on a secure and heat-resistant surface, avoiding contact with flammable materials.


Trim the Wick:

Before lighting the candle, trim the wick to about 1/4 inch (6 mm) above the wax. This helps prevent excessive smoke and ensures an even burn.


Light the Candle:

Use a long-reach lighter or a match to light the candle. Avoid using regular kitchen matches, as they can leave a sulfur smell.


Allow the Candle to Burn:

Allow the candle to burn until a uniform melt pool develops over the entire surface, which may require 1-2 hours, depending on the candle's size. Allowing for this melt pool formation ensures a consistent release of the fragrance.


Extinguish Safely:

When you're done enjoying the fragrance, extinguish the candle by using a snuffer or gently blowing it out. Avoid blowing the candle out forcefully, as this can create smoke and cause the wick to become misshapen.


Trim the Wick Again:

Before relighting the candle, trim the wick again to 1/4 inch to ensure a clean and even burn.


Store Properly:

Store your scented candles in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. This helps maintain their scent and prevents them from melting or warping.


Safety Tips:

Never leave a burning candle unattended.

Ensure that candles are placed beyond the reach of both children and pets.

Place candles away from drafts, curtains, or any flammable objects.

Avoid moving a lit candle as the hot wax can spill.

Use a candle holder or a plate under the candle to catch any wax drips.

If you have asthma or allergies, be cautious with strong scents, and ensure good ventilation.

Scented candles come in a variety of fragrances, so you can choose one that suits your mood or the ambiance you want to create. Enjoy the soothing and aromatic experience that scented candles offer, but always prioritize safety when using them in your home.

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