Make It. Create a double boiler by placing water into a pot and bring to a boil. Place beeswax intro can and place into water until it melts. While your waiting cut wicks to fit clean mason jars, tins, glass votives and tape around pencil. When wax is melted take out of water and stir in essential oils.
Part 1. Melting and Coloring the Wax. Cover your work surface with newspaper. Choose a glass or metal container for your candle. Measure your wax flakes with your container, then double it. Weigh your wax using a kitchen scale. Melt the wax and heat it to about 180 Â°F (82 Â°C). Add color to the wax, if desired.
Adding essential oils like lavender or lemongrass can give your soy candles a clean, natural scent. Because soy wax is simple to work with, easy to melt,.