Wicked Scentual Candles

Intensely Scented Gel Candles




Frequently Asked Questions


What are gel candles?

Gel candles are attractive and decorative candles which burn longer, cleaner, and brighter than traditional wax candles. The Gel consists of 95% mineral oil, and 5% polymer (gelling agent) and is translucent with a solid jelly-like appearance. Gel candles from Wicked Scentual Candles are available in a wide variety of colors and fragrances.

How do gel candles compare to wax candles?

Since gel melts at a higher temperature than wax does, they burn longer than traditional wax candles. There is no smoke or soot, so it is a much cleaner burn. And because gel candles are translucent, they burn about 40% brighter.

How should I burn my gel candle?

Gel candles should not be burned for more than 4 hours at a time. They should be allowed to cool completely before being relit. These candles should only be burned on a flat, heat resistant surface, and should never be moved or handled while hot.

When should I trim the wick on my gel candle?

Only trim your wick when the gel is completely cooled. Wicks should be trimmed to about a ¼” before lighting your candle.

Does Wicked Scentual Candles use wicks that contain lead?

No. Neither our wicks nor gel contain any lead.

What forms of payment does Wicked Scentual Candles accept?

We accept all major credit cards, as well as e-checks, through PayPal.

How does Wicked Scentual Candles ship my order?

We ship our candles through USPS Priority Mail. We currently ship to the Continental US only.

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