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Mica 101: A beginner's guide to using mica in soap, wax, and more

What is mica, and how do you use it? In this article, you’ll learn about mica powder, how to use it for vibrant colors and sparkle, and get tips for working with it.


Same day shipping for UPS Ground orders

UPS Ground orders placed by 4 pm, Monday through Friday, ship the same day! 

*Orders must be received by 4 pm ET for North Carolina warehouse shipments and 4 pm PT for Nevada warehouse shipments. Excludes holidays.

Candle making supplies for beginners and businesses

You’ve got what it takes to make great candles. And we're here to help! As America’s leading candle making supplier, we offer the best soy and paraffin candle wax, fragrance oils, candle wicks, candle jars, and more to a growing community of crafters and entrepreneurs. Whether you’re just starting out, already a candle making pro, or developing your own business, we’ve got you covered. 

Candle making simplified

See how it all started

It's been our honor and privilege to have helped DIYers, crafters, and entrepreneurs fulfill their creative needs and goals through candle making since 2003. We've gotten to know many of you over the years and thought it was time you got to know us a little better, too!

Watch to discover more about us, our culture, and the CandleScience origin story.

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start with a candle kit

candle making kit

Our candle kits are the easiest way to get started.

learn candle making

learn how to make candles

Master basic candle making techniques with our candle making tutorials, instructional videos, and recipes.

CandleScience Clean Scents™

Safe fragrance oils with CandleScience Clean Scents

Discover how we're making safer fragrances for DIYers and indie brands.

We support living wages

We're proud to be certified by the Durham Living Wage Project as a living wage employer. The DLW identifies, acknowledges, and celebrates businesses and organizations that pay a living wage in an effort to motivate other businesses to do the same.

Want to join our team?

We currently offer several opportunities with attractive benefits including top-tier medical coverage, generous paid vacations, technology stipends, and more. Learn more about joining our team by visiting our career opportunities page.

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