Coconut and soy wax blends have become increasingly popular in the candle-making industry due to their unique properties and eco-friendly nature. Here’s a brief overview of coconut and soy wax, as well as some advantages of using a blend of the two:

  1. Coconut Wax:
    • Source: Derived from the meat of coconuts.
    • Characteristics:
      • Has a lower melting point than some other waxes.
      • Produces a clean, slow burn.
      • Offers a natural, creamy color and texture.
      • Excellent scent throw, carrying fragrances well.
      • Renewable and sustainable.
  2. Soy Wax:
    • Source: Derived from soybeans.
    • Characteristics:
      • Clean-burning and environmentally friendly.
      • Supports the agricultural industry as soy is a renewable resource.
      • Has a lower melting point, promoting an even burn.
      • Good scent throw and can hold a significant amount of fragrance.
      • Produces a matte appearance.

Advantages of Coconut and Soy Wax Blend:

  1. Clean Burn:
    • The blend of coconut and soy wax often results in a clean and soot-free burn, contributing to a healthier indoor environment.
  2. Scent Throw:
    • Both coconut and soy waxes have good fragrance-holding capabilities. When combined, they can enhance the scent throw of candles, filling the room with a pleasant aroma.
  3. Smooth Appearance:
    • Coconut wax contributes to a smooth and creamy texture, while soy wax adds a matte finish. The combination of the two can result in aesthetically pleasing candles.
  4. Renewable and Sustainable:
    • Both coconut and soy wax are renewable resources, making the blend an eco-friendly choice for environmentally conscious consumers.
  5. Versatility:
    • The blend is versatile and can be used for various types of candles, including container candles and wax melts.
  6. Biodegradability:
    • Coconut and soy wax are biodegradable, meaning they break down naturally over time, reducing environmental impact.

Qilin Candles uses Coconut and Soy Wax ie. CocoSoy Wax, for all the above reasons to remain eco-friendly to our customers and our planet.