Tired of buying your candles from lower quality sources? Ones that may contain faulty materials? Then it's time to get busy and find another market. One with an environmentally friendly emphasis.
We have all heard how a candle's makeup can effect our health. In our homes we should concentrate on the best of the best source for anything we put into it. Including the candles we burn.
A Better Solution ..
But why really burn candles anyway? There seems to be a trend these days to go with scented wax in warmers. The waxes being made of environmentally sound materials too.
As well these styles are quite enjoyable and contain absolutely no wick whatsoever. If the waxes and the warmers give the same effect, then why not?
Warmers have some amazing benefits. These benefits include:
Candle Wicks, Lead Poisoning and the Connection
If you are a true candle burner you should investigate the levels of lead in your environment. Really you should. Don't just take our word on it though. Do a search of lead poisoning and candle wicks. The results may surprise you.
Time and time again as we did our own search online we found results like this:
In particular if you own old candles. And we know they probably are still in some homes ... You especially need to rid your home of them. Lead poisoning is no joke.
So before you invest heavily in that awesome new wedding candle at least check it out for its health benefits.
Just because you bought it in the U.S. or Canada does not mean the candles are all now free of emissions. Foreign candle creations may still have a metal core. So if you do not know what went into the making of these types of candles. Just don't buy them.
Whenever you buy a new candle look for ones that say they contain zinc, paper, tin or cotton cores. These types have been tested and found to be safe and non-toxic.
...'til next time, keep on keeping your wedding ceremony and future home safe by burning better candle choices! Your family will thank you for it.
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