Whether you light one as you unwind from a long, hard day, after cleaning your home or when entertaining guests, the best candles are the kind that can transform your space and elevate your mood. The scent, of course, is a crucial factor in creating an aesthetically pleasing environment, along with the container–which can double as chic home décor. In terms of heady notes, there are various options to consider from Black-owned candle brands.
But keep in mind, soy candles tend to have a better scent throw and burn a lot slower than paraffin wax alternatives (the most common and cost-effective type). To help you sniff out the best candles online, below, we’ve curated a list of options from Black-owned candle brands. Whatever your scent preference, these companies offer something for everyone.
Harlem Candle Company
Savoy Luxury Candle
Burn Time: 80 Hours | Wick: 2 | Notes: Black currant, tart mandarin pear, apple, lily of the valley, jasmine musk, sandalwood