How to Burn Wickless Candles: A Beginner’s Guide

Burning wickless candles is a popular alternative to traditional candles due to their long burn time and smoke-free burning. For beginners, the process can seem daunting, but with this guide, you’ll learn how to burn wickless candles safely and effectively.

  1. Choose the right candle: Read labels carefully and choose a candle appropriate for your space and preferences.
  2. Prepare your space: Place your candle on a stable surface, ensure adequate ventilation, and avoid placing near open flames or flammable materials.

  3. Lighting and burning: Place the tip of the wick into the wax and hold it until the wax melts. Once lit, allow the candle to burn naturally.
  4. Maintaining your candle: Keep the wax level below the top, avoid overfilling, and allow the candle to cool completely before extinguishing it.


How long do wickless candles last?

Depending on factors such as size, type, frequency of use, and amount of wax used, they can last anywhere from 30 to 50 hours or more.

Can you burn wickless candles indoors?

Yes, they are designed for indoor use and safe to burn in most rooms of your home, but follow safety guidelines when burning any candle indoors.

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