Tips for using your scented candle

You should know that it is essential to use it well to enjoy the benefits of this fragrance diffuser in the best possible way. Let’s discover together the tips and tricks to enjoy your scented candle.

The first reflexes to have for good use

When you receive the product, you can already appreciate its cold smell. Before switching it on, it is a good idea to find an ideal location. Choose a flat, draught-free surface. It is also advisable to keep your scented candle away from children and your cat. It would be best to consider the decoration of the place where you will install it. Our Mogador Black  XL in raffia, for example, looks great on a dining table or near a bathtub.

Extinguish your candle correctly to avoid the smell of smoke

Contrary to popular belief, the best way to extinguish a candle is not to blow out the wick. Doing so can cause a smoky aroma to spread through your room. It also increases the likelihood of damaging your wick. It is best to smother the flame gently. This involves using a snuffer or wick dipper. Using the tip of a knife is also a convenient alternative.

Taking good care of the wick

The wick is an essential part of your scented candle. Its mission is to melt the wax to let the fragrance you have chosen escape into the air. For your information, Côté Bougie generally offers three types of atmosphere for its scented candles, namely gourmand aromas, oriental scents, and floral fragrances. Moreover, concerning the wick, it is essential to pay attention to their height. You must cut them if they are too long to avoid the emission of black smoke.

It is also important to note that each of our scented candles is available in different sizes. The models from sizes M, L, and XL have 3, 4, and 5 all-natural cotton wicks, respectively. For these products, it is crucial to pay extra attention. It would be best if you did not hesitate to check the length of the strands regularly. They are supposed to fit well.

The perfect occasion to light your scented candle

Usually, there is no ideal time to light your scented candle. You can do it whenever you feel like it if you like if you like. Tips For Using Your Scented CandleBut generally, as this diffuser can transform your room into a pleasant place, you can light it to soothe and relax. A dinner party with friends is also the best occasion to create a warm atmosphere. Our Scents of Morocco collection is the ideal candle to welcome guests because of its warm and friendly character.

Signs that your candle is being used correctly

There are several indicators that you are using your scented candle correctly. The first sign is the absence of a hollow in the wax. This means that the resin should flow gradually and evenly. The position of the wick also indicates the correct use of the diffuser. It should be in the middle of the diffuser for models with only one wick.

Risks to consider when using a scented candle

I think care should be taken when handling a scented candle. Above all, it is not advisable to leave it burning unattended in your home. It is essential to permanently extinguish the flame before leaving a room. This slight reflex will avoid the risk of fire. It is also highly recommended to place the diffuser away from extremely flammable materials such as sheets, curtains, and drapes. These tips seem obvious, but it is always good to remember them.

Favour naturally made scented candles.

When choosing a scented candle, look for all-natural products. The reason for this is that some products use chemical compounds that are likely to cause intoxication. The collections proposed by Côté Bougie are specially designed from noble and ecological materials with a wax and a wick entirely vegetable. It should be noted that we attach great importance to the environment, hence this eco-responsible approach.


Leave a Reply