Posts by Christine Flores

The Hidden Dangers of Imported Beeswax

Beeswax is growing in popularity, and we couldn’t be happier about it! We love “bee-ing” among the first to reach the summit of this great trend but, from our vantage point, we’ve seen some things we’d rather unsee. Things we want to warn you about. Whether you’re sourcing wholesale beeswax for your own business or…

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How I Fell in Love With Artisan Candles

From craft bakeries to bespoke jeans, handcrafted goods have taken off. I chuckle when our beeswax candles are credited as being part of this craze because it seems to me we’ve been handcrafting these artisan candles before handcrafting was cool. To be completely honest, many who have witnessed us sweating (and sometimes weeping) through the…

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How You Can Help Save The Bees

Honeybees carry a heavy responsibility in our society. These little girls pollinate over a third of our food supply, support the reproduction of 90% of wild flowering plants, and create honey, which yielded $5.7 million in the first half of 2016 through U.S. honey exports alone. They do so much for us, so what can…

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What Makes Beeswax Candles so Great?

We often say that beeswax candles are the BEST candles ever! Going back in history, beeswax was the preferred candle type by royalty, nobility and the church because of its pleasant aroma and beautiful light. Argument could be made that it is still the preferred candle type, at least for those with information to base…

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Recycle Beeswax? We do it!

Here at The Beeswax Co., we are always looking for new ways to get involved and give back to the community, whether it’s through educational events, workshops, speaking engagements or philanthropy. When customers and beekeepers who know the incredible efforts of the honeybee (In order to produce 1lb. of beeswax, a honeybee needs to consume…

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Benefits of Beeswax Candles vs. Paraffin

If you’re a candle enthusiast like us, you’re aware of the benefits that accompany burning one of our fabulous beeswax candles. We mentioned before that we produce the cleanest burning candles on the market but we’d love to elaborate. Here are a few benefits of beeswax candles vs. paraffin candles to keep in mind next…

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