In candle making, the type of wax used can make all the difference in the candle. Before the advent of refined petroleum products, all candles were beeswax or beeswax blends. Soy wax is a byproduct of the soybean industry and … Continued
Bees wax is a natural substance created by bees in the hive. When most people think beeswax they think Honey comb, and candles. Beeswax has many uses, in cosmetics such as lip balm, hand lotions, lipstick, skin softener, hair conditioner, … Continued
Beeswax moisturizers have many benefits. Why use beeswax moisturizer? Your skin is your largest organ. It covers your entire body. It is important to take care of your skin to protect your body from the elements, foreign bodies, and rid … Continued
Wolfgang Laib made an entire room out of beeswax. The Laib Wax Room is part of the Philips Collection in Washington D.C. This is a great example of using beeswax as an art medium.
Meredith May from the San Francisco Chronicle wrote a great article about making beeswax candles. They used beeswax from their own hives from their roof top garden. She also included an easy step by step guide to making your own … Continued
About ten years ago, my Mom described to me her new hobby. She decided to take up candle making. I was excited for her and in an attempt to be more involved with my mom, I decided to help her … Continued