DIY Citronella Candles
Nothing says summer like Citronella and now you can create and sell your own Citronella candles to keep the bugs away! Citronella Fragrance Oil also has mood lifting properties. Find out everything you need to know now to make your own beautiful Citronella candles.
Citronella is an oil extracted from an Asian grass plant that helps keep bugs away along with other healing and mind lifting properties.
Here is how to make a citronella candle in three steps.
1: Gather supplies:
Everything you need to make quality citronella candles can be found here at Candlewic.
2: Make your candle:
Attach candle wick to the candle container.
Melt your candle wax in a pot on low heat, once the wax is liquid remove from heat. Add citronella and other essential oils such as eucalyptus oil into liquid wax that is removed from heat.
Pour liquid candle wax mixed with essential oils into the candle container.
Cool off your candle in the refrigerator or freezer until wax hardens. This should only take 2-3+ hours.
3. Light your candle:
The best part, this is your candle that YOU made!
You can sell your candle, gift it to a loved one, or light it up yourself and personally experience the benefits.
If the candle fragrance is missing something, or too much of one ingredient and not enough of another… take note of this and adjust during the next candle creation.
Impress your friends, family, co-workers, etc. Keep those bugs away and become enhanced by pleasant scents.