Patchouli candles help fill the room with the scent of the candles. Unlike other scented candles, you do not have to be seated next to the candle to enjoy the scent or only get a whiff of it after you blow out the flame. The scent of cloves, gingerbread or other homemade baked goods from Patchouli candles really enhances the atmosphere of a kitchen. You can also have a sweet earthy fragrance in Patchouli candles, which even men will enjoy having around them.
The main fragrance of Patchouli candles comes from the essential oil of the Patchouli plant. This plant is native to Asia and has a powerful mossy, musty fragrance. A Patchouli candle also combines the scents of other essential oils, so that you have a wide variety of fragrances to choose from. For example, clove and Patchouli Yankee candles help every room of the house to have a scent that all will enjoy. In addition, these Yankee candles are therapeutic in the aromatherapy of the essential oils.
A clove and Patchouli Yankee candle has a very soothing scent. This scent is just as popular today as it was with the love child population of the 1960’s. Lighting a Patchouli candle will help to calm your nerves after a stressful day at work. Patchouli candles work well in the bathroom where you can soak in the tub and breathe in the heavenly scent. The essential oil of the Patchouli plant is thought to get better as it ages and this is what you get when you purchase one of these clove and Patchouli Yankee candles.
Patchouli candles are available as votive candles, as well as tapered and pillar candles. Some of the scents you can get in addition to clove and Patchouli candles include ginger, apricot and lemon grass. The scent of a Patchouli candle will help you get back to nature as you bask in the aroma. The dark color Demeter Patchouli Yankee candle is a blend of orange and Patchouli scents. Some of the pillar candles in clove and Patchouli candles can burn for as long as 130 hours, but you can also have the smaller candles that burn out much faster.
Make your own Patchouli candle
You can also make your own Patchouli candles if you make candles at home. Simply adding a few drops of the Patchouli oil will help you get the scented candles that you want. Pour the wax into jars for jar candles or make them in any shape that you wish. However, if you are not into candlemaking, the easiest way to get the clove and Patchouli candle that you want is to order it from the Yankee Candle Company. Choose from the wide array of Patchouli candles available. Once you purchase one Patchouli candle, you will be hooked on the scent and will definitely be back for more.