Hearts & Crafts Natural Palm Wax Kit contains everything you need to get started making candles. The set come with 10lb. of our best-selling, top-rated, natural Palm Wax.
Palm wax is an all-natural and renewable resource, and is created from the refined oil from the fruit of the palm tree. It is resistant to melting from the heat of hot summer days, has an amazing scent throw, and retains colors well, ranging from deep and distinctive dark tones, to soft and gentle pastels. Combined with its beautiful natural crystalline patterns, each candle will be brilliant and one-of-a-kind!
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How do you get the wicks to stick to the bottom of a container?
You can add a little wax or tape to the bottom of the wick in order for it to properly stick to the container.
Is this 100% Palm Wax?
Absolutely! This is 100% Palm Wax. On top of that, Hearts and Crafts goes the extra distance to ensure our wax is sustainably sourced.
What are the wicks made out of?
The wicks are made with 100% cotton, and are pre-waxed with soy wax.
What is the length and width of the wicks provided?
Our wicks are 6’’ long and 5 cm in diameter.
What is the melting point for this palm wax?
The melting point is 130° F.
What is the pouring temperature for this palm wax?
The pouring temperature is 194° F.
What temperature should I add wax or dyes?
180° F degrees is the best temperature to add wax and dyes, once it is fully mixed in together, lower it to 150° F before pouring.
**Note: When adding scents and dyes to your candles, please be aware that a large ratio of scents/dyes to the wax can influence the burning effectiveness, causing smoke and reducing the ability of your candles to stay lit.**
Why isn’t my wick burning cleanly?
We recommend that you trim your wick to ¼ inch before each lighting for a smooth burning.