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Paraffin and Soy Dessert Candles - The Difference in Appearance

  There are so many kinds of candle makes, sizes, shapes, scents and designs that you can see in the market today. With so many choices, it is quite difficult for one to decide on which ones to use as home accents for your home, or as gifts or holiday giveaways to your friends and loved ones. Now, when it comes to candle designs that appeal to both young and old, dessert candles are definitely the ones that are making huge waves amongst candle enthusiasts and makers alike. With this in mind, you should definitely familiarize yourself with the different base materials used to make your favorite scented candles. What is Paraffin? This is a kind of wax that comes...

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What We Do With Our Toilet Paper

  Crafting with wax can be completely addicting. So much so that you'll find yourself dipping anything in wax. I'm serious. When I ran out of bears to dip, it was only right for me to start looking around the house to find something new (and more exciting) to dip. The bear thing was okay, but when I dunked my first roll of toilet paper, it was waaay more exciting!  So, what's with the toilet paper you ask? Well, it's only that you can make wax dipped toilet paper into so many different creations (including bakery candle types) that you'd never know that it's toilet paper. Dipped TP is aesthetically charming, and can be customized to pretty much any theme...

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The Pros and Cons of Soy Wax

What are the Pros and Cons of Soy Wax? Soy wax is one of the fastest growing popular ingredients used in candle-making. Soy candles are now insanely popular choices among many candle users and enthusiasts because of a slew of benefits. However, just like any other product, there are also a few drawbacks for soy wax candles. So, today, I'd like to talk, a little, about soy wax.  Take a look at this infographic.     You can see that there are clear differences when soy wax is compared with paraffin. The infographic shows what I'll refer to as Consumer Opinion, that is, characteristics of both soy and paraffin by commonly discussed by consumers. Some of these listed benefits are...

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