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Candle Safety Information

Maximise the burn of your Scentered candle, enjoy long lasting fragrance with our safety instructions.

  • Remove all packaging and place the candle on a level, heat resistant surface.
  • Trim the wick to 1cm before lighting and following each burn.
  • For the initial burn time, burn for 2 hours minimum (this establishes a good memory burn, that warms the wax right to the edge of the glass.)
  • Never burn for longer than 4 hours (this avoids smoking, or an enlarged flame)
  • Following the initial burn time - short burn times will ensure that you get the same amazing fragrance burst time after time, for hours on end.
  • Never let the flame come into contact with the outer container.
  • Place holders on a surface that will not be damaged by heat.  Or use a heat resistant mat
  • Never leave burning candles unattended.
  • Always read and follow manufacturer’s instructions supplied with candles and candle holders.
  • Burn out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Extinguish candles with a candle snuffer. Do not blow them out. Never use water to extinguish a candle.
  • Ensure candles are placed at least 10cm / 4 inches apart and allow headroom above the candle for the heat to disperse.
  • Ensure candles are burned away from flammable items, ie curtains
  • Candles should be burned away from other sources of heat such as television sets and away from direct sunlight.
  • Candles should be burned in an area free from draughts.