Making Gel Candles for Fun & Profit

There are a few items you will need to gather before you can start making your gel candles. The most basic are supply containers, gels, pans, wicks, and of course, your kitchen range. Below is a detailed list of the items you will need, and most of these items are available at your local craft

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The History of Candles

Candles today are used to create warmth, scent and ambiance in our homes. There was a time quite long ago when candles were a necessity for lighting the darkness. The first mention of candles in the bible was as early as the 10th century BCE. Clay candle holders found in Egypt date back to 400

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The Four Types Of Aromatherapy Wax Candles

Aromatherapy wax candles are a good alternative to paraffin candles, as they are completely natural, and do not contain ingredients that may be harmful to your health. As aromatherapy aims to either maintain or improve your health, naturally, it makes sense to use aromatherapy wax candles. There are two main types of products currently available;

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Greenhouse Heaters, Many Styles To Choose From

Over the course of a day, temperatures inside a greenhouse can fluctuate dramatically. This is especially true at night when cold temperatures could damage plants. To maintain the proper temperature for optimal plant growth, a greenhouse heater is recommended. Upon seeing the many options available for greenhouse heaters, knowing which one to choose can be

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Beeswax Candles for a Healthy House

We all love the smell and feel of natural beeswax candles. But paraffin candles are so much cheaper. Why spend the extra money on beeswax candles? Paraffin wax is made from petroleum sludge at the bottom of oil refinery barrels. When it burns it emits nasty black smoke that stains your walls and ceiling. But

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Paraffin Wax Candles or Beeswax Candles?

I was sitting there in the middle of the candle shop, surrounded by thousands of scents and smells. There were all the candles one could imagine! Candles for weddings, for baptisms, candles for birthday cakes, for aroma therapy, candles to be used in churches, at home or to decorate a fancy café. There were traditional-shaped

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Use Paraffin Wax to Treat Muscle Pain

Paraffin treatments are popular in spas and beauty salons but you can get the same benefits by doing it yourself at home for a fraction of the cost. Paraffin treatments help relieve the pain and stiffness around joints by reducing excess fluid from the surrounding tissue. It's used to treat tennis elbow, arthritis, bursitis, and

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