Since we are all currently at home quarantined with family, protecting ourselves from Coronavirus, now is the perfect time to get rid of all the toxic candles. That will mean investing in non-toxic candles as we work towards improving our health and wellbeing behind closed doors.
Are you aware of the candles you are burning in your home? What chemicals are in them and how they can affect your health? How about relaxing to the maximum without the fear of chemical pollution in your home?
If you are following me on Instagram, you will already be familiar with my recent obsession. Honestly, the idea of this article came from my obsession with buying luxury scented candles. Furthermore, during a conversation with a friend, I got reminded of the dangers of toxic candles.
What about investing in luxury scented non-toxic candles that bring warmth and memories that are often relieved with scents?
Ingredients To Avoid When Shopping For Candles
In a research presented at the 238th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS), the study suggested that burning candles made from paraffin wax is an “unrecognised source of exposure to indoor air pollution”. Paraffin candles produce chemicals that are “harmful” and potentially carcinogenic.
With this in mind, let’s look at which candle brands produce non-toxic chemicals that are great for our homes and health?
Despite the many toxic candles in the market, there are a dozen more to lit up your romantic candlelight dinner perfectly. Ready to shop your next scented non-toxic candles?
Best Non-Toxic Candles To Shop For Your Home
Here are our scented candle ranges that will bring you a touch of class and sophistication in your home.
La Jolie Muse claims to use natural wax, including plant-based ingredients that are safer alternatives to paraffin. Firstly, the brand mentions on the packaging that the candles burn cleaner and longer without black smoke. Furthermore, they are harmless to humans, pets and the environment. Not forgetting Soy candle is biodegradable and eco-friendly.
A rare dark essence of tuberose, violets and amber. Sensual and mysterious. According to the owners, Shearer Candles prides itself on delivering high-quality candles that contain only the finest ingredients.
Lochrain candles Lochrain candles generally contain soybeans, a natural, renewable source. As a soy candle, Locchrain candles burn cleaner and releases very little soot. They are non-toxic, so won’t release toxins into the air as they burn.
Last but not least, Neom Organics London products are 100% natural, ethically sourced. Just like the other candle brands, Neom Organics London says their candles are finely crafted in Britain. What more, they non-toxic from sustainable origins with absolutely no artificial ingredients. Exactly how we love our candles, right? Non-toxic, packed with essential oils and as expected, divinely therapeutic.