Make sure they set at least 24 hours once theyre completely cooled and set you can take your heatMore
What temp should soy wax be before adding scent?
between 175-185° F.
You want to bring the wax to a higher temperature than just the melt point to ensure the wax molecules have fully expanded. That way each fragrance molecule will be fully encapsulated and trapped within the wax. Most fragrances should be added between 175-185° F.
How can I make my soy candles smell stronger?
How can I make my Soy Candles Smell Stronger?
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What temperature should I add candle fragrance?
Add your fragrance at the right temp: Adding your fragrance oil when your wax is at the proper temperature will help it bind to the wax, which will help give you a stronger scent throw. It is usually recommended to add your fragrance to the wax at
What temperature do you add fragrance oil?
around 180° – 185°
Adding fragrance oil at too low of a temperature may prevent the fragrance oil from disbursing and binding uniformly in the melted wax. We recommend adding fragrance oil around 180° – 185°, which we have found to be a good temperature that is not too hot or too cool.
How do you add fragrance to soy wax?
We add the fragrance. Then remove the pitcher from the heat. Well stir gently for about two minutesMore
What happens if you add too much fragrance to soy wax?
If your fragrance load is too high, the flame can burn off the excess oil that was not able to bind with the wax, creating heavier-than-usual, dark smoke.
Which wax holds the most scent?
If you decide that you want a clean-burning candle that will give you the strongest scent throw you can get, you might choose paraffin. If you want a wax that is clean-burning, comes from a renewable source, has a great scent throw, and burns longer, soy might be the way to go.
Which candle wax gives best scent throw?
Paraffin-type waxes will maximise your scent throw. You can choose between the following: Paraffin container wax has great adherence to jars and containers, can hold a fragrance load of up to 9% and comes in slab form.
Why can I barely smell my candle?
If you can no longer smell your candle, it does not mean the scent has disappeared; more than likely your brain had enough and switched off so you no longer notice the scent. After burning your candle for 2 hours, try stepping outside for about 15 minutes to clear your scent palate and come back in.
How much fragrance oil do I add to soy wax?
As a rule of thumb, you need 1 oz fragrance oil in 1 pound of soy wax. Technically, it is 6.25% of the fragrance load. We have calculated it by dividing 1 oz of scented oil with 16 oz (1 pound of soy wax).