Candles give an amazing mood to any home, and it’s even better when they are fragrance candles. It always keeps the home looking nice and smelling good, coupled with other numerous benefits.
Most times, candles create a beautiful décor even when they aren’t in use. We all know that fragrance candles are a luxury, and they bring you relaxation at the end of a stressful day.
For dinner settings or a romantic date, fragrance candles are a great way to begin. Since smell has always been associated with memories, you can be sure to create happy and lasting memories.
There are so many emotional and physical benefits surrounding the use of fragrance candles, read on for unexpected insights.
Fragrance candles lighten up your mood
It’s a known fact that the sense of smell is connected to your emotional receptors. Certain types of fragrance candles tend to promote positive emotions in almost everyone. Scents like lavender, and rose- floral scents, they stimulate a sense of calm. The trick is to find which particular fragrance works for you, and stick to it.
Candles speak volumes about your personality
Choosing the right fragrance of candles expresses your personality. In addition to accentuating any room beautifully, they tell a story about you to anyone who steps into your space. Whether you love woodsy or fruity scents, or maybe something in between, lighting a candles makes you own the space. It gives you a sense of empowerment and makes you happy in your comfort zone.
How to use a fragrance candle
Giving your room a nice scent goes beyond just lighting different fragrance candles. Most times the smell disappears quickly once you put out the flame. It happens not because you purchased a low-quality fragrance candle, but because you handled the process wrongly.
Get enough candles
First, to make the scents last longer, you need to have the right amount of candles, for the fragrance to come through. For every 10sq m of space, ideally, a candle of 220g is needed, for a larger space, you might need four candles to have a strong and consistent scent.
Never be in a hurry to blow out the flames
Whenever you are in a rush to leave the house, and you need a quick fix so your home can have a nice return when you return opt for a spray or a diffuser.
Using a candle in this scenario is nothing short of a waste. Always let the candle burn for at least an hour so the candle wax can melt properly. This would then give the scent sufficient time to evaporate and fill the atmosphere for a longer period.
Use different fragrances
The olfactory system becomes less sensitive to a scent after smelling it for more than 20 minutes, making you think that the fragrance has disappeared. To get the best out of fragrance candles, use different scents in different spaces of the home. So when taking a walk around your home, you can get the best scents.