Tuesday, November 3, 2015

The Power of the Candlelight

The soft illumination of candles has been used in religious and spiritual rituals all around the world for centuries. Many people today use candles to practice energy healing, meditation, Reiki, chakra balancing, stress reduction and to increase self-awareness and consciousness. The candle flame offers a hypnotic focal point for reflection and allows one to concentrate and reap the benefits of positive energy emitted by the candle. There is much to be said about the calming and gentle feeling one gets from enjoying a burning candle. 

There are many different types of candles available in the market from scented, paraffin, beeswax to soy wax candles, and did you know that different colors have different meanings? For example, White candles signify purity, power and unity. It can be used to cleanse, protect, give peace and comfort and enhance spirituality. While, yellow candles can strengthen the mind and enhance meditation, communication, psychic abilities, learning and happiness. These are a just a few examples of colored candle therapy.

Soy wax candles are particularly popular and are made from soy wax derived from soybean oil. Soy wax candles are natural, they do not release toxins into the air and burn cleaner making them the best type of candle on the market.  Most soy candles are infused with artificial scents however there are some companies’ that are infusing their candles with the power of essential oils for a more uplifting and natural experience.

Essential oils have been used for thousands of years for their spiritual and emotional uplifting properties. For example some benefits include: to inspire a positive and relaxing emotional and wellbeing state, create a deep spiritual awareness and purify your home to name a few. Therefore burning soy candles with essential oils is an excellent way to enjoy these natural therapeutic benefits. 

Where to find Quality Soy Candles?

Some great soy candle gift sets infused with natural essential oils can be found at Gifts Ready To Go under the aromatherapy section. You will find wonderful scents such as Citrus and Fruit Collection (includes four tumblers: Orange Clove, Citrus Sage, Island Mango, Lemon Chiffon), Earth Collection (includes four tumblers: Amber Sandalwood, Arabian Nights, Citrus Teakwood, Groovy Patchouli), Stress Relief Collection (includes four tumblers:  Stress Relief, True Lavender, Jasmine, Sage and Chamomile) and the Organic Essential Oils Collection (includes four tumblers: Lavender Bergamot, Lavender Orange, Lemongrass Bergamot, Patchouli Wood).  These sets are also available in travel tin options. 

Take charge of your well-being and elevate your mind, body and spirit with the benefits of soy candles infused with the power of essential oils this holiday season. These gift sets also make excellent housewarming gifts for all your friends and family moving into a new home, anytime of the year!