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Posts by Christine Flores

Can You Eat Beeswax?

A question that always makes us smile is “Can you eat beeswax?” While we wouldn’t recommend taking a bite out of one of our artisan-made pure beeswax candles, just a little nibble won’t hurt. That’s because, yes, you can eat food grade beeswax! In fact, it’s likely in more of the foods you eat than…

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Pure Beeswax vs. Organic Beeswax

How is pure beeswax different from organic beeswax? We’re asked this question all the time. The answer is important, and it also relates to pure honey versus organic honey, so listen up: When you’re into health and wellness, looking for certified organic products can be a great way to ensure that what you’re consuming (or…

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What is Beeswax? A Trip to the Bee Yard

How do bees make wax? And what is beeswax anyway? We love answering those questions. Once in the beeswax business, bees themselves became irresistibly fascinating to us. The more we learned, the more we wanted to know. Our family even became hobby beekeepers in the process. Bees are extraordinary creatures. The way they live and…

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Beeswax DIY Stocking Stuffers: Our Lip Balm Recipe

High-end, natural products are all the rage this holiday season. Why not jump into the trend by making beeswax lip balm as thoughtful gifts? They’ll make the perfect stocking stuffers and you can customize the scents and packaging however you’d like. Here is our homemade beeswax lip balm recipe shared with Austin Woman Magazine readers.…

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Beeswax Candles and More VSCO Girl Holiday Gifts

We’re thrilled to announce that The Beeswax Company candles are now sold by Urban Outfitters. What an honor! Check out our line of 100% pure Texas beeswax candles in Urban Outfitters home collection, just in time for holiday shopping. What else can you get at Urban Outfitters for the holidays? Everything on your VSCO girl’s…

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Are Scented Candles Toxic?

There’s nothing like hitting a wall of seasonal scents when walking into a store like Yankee Candle – whether you love it or hate it, the experience is sure to leave an impression. But are these scented candles toxic? We’re asked that question often. We’re also asked why we don’t add scents to our beeswax…

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