Beeswax vs Paraffin wax [THE LOWDOWN]

beeswax vs paraffin wax

What is beeswax and paraffin wax? What are their advantages and disadvantages?Beeswax and paraffin wax are both types of wax. Beeswax is made by honeybees, while paraffin wax is a type of mineral wax. Both have their own advantages and disadvantages. Let’s find out whether beeswax or paraffin wax would be best for you…. What … Read more

Are Beeswax Candles Safe for Birds?

are beeswax candles safe for birds?

If you are a bird owner and have beeswax candles around your house, have you ever wondered about the safety of these candles on your bird’s health? I am sure you are aware that a bird’s respiratory system is delicate at the best of times, and inhaling certain fumes can potentially cause damage and even … Read more

Is Beeswax Digestible? [BEESWAX 101]

Is beeswax digestible?

Beeswax is used in a lot of different everyday items, from lip balm, to wood polish to candles! But one question still remains…. is beeswax digestible? Well, it is in lip balm that we might accidentally eat……so it must be right? Well, let’s separate fact from fiction together and discover whether beeswax is in fact … Read more

Is Beeswax an Emulsifier? [THE TRUTH]

Is beeswax an emuslifier?

Beeswax is a unique substance that has many uses in our day-to-day lives. Whether you want to free up a stuck zipper or make a lip balm, beeswax is what you need. It is even used to waterproof items and polish furniture! The many uses of beeswax often lead to one simple question ‘is beeswax … Read more

7 Best Gifts for Beekeepers in 2022

Best gifts for any beekeeper.

Whether it be for a birthday, Christmas or random gift giving (because you really are THAT kind!), if you are in need of inspiration for gift ideas for a beekeeper, we have you covered. In this article, we will give you a handful of gift ideas that any beekeeper would surely love (I should know … Read more