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

How to Make Beeswax Pellets [HOME METHOD]

how to make beeswax pellets at home.

Beeswax pellets are great, right? They are small pellet shape globs of beeswax that can be used in a wide range of beeswax recipes (such as candles), whilst also being easy to store away in containers when not in use. Have you ever tried to cut or portion up beeswax? It’s pretty tough unless you … 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

15 Neat Things You Can Do With Old Beeswax

Cool things you can do with old beeswax.

As far as we know, beeswax has been used since the Neolithic era, 5500BC – 1900BC. It has literally been used and recycled for centuries. There’s evidence of beeswax being used for ancient Egyptian tooth fillings, as tax offerings in the Roman era, and for bow making for archers. How do we know this? Because beeswax … Read more

How To Make Organic Beeswax?[FULL GUIDE]

How To Make Organic Beeswax?

The abundance of different benefits that organic products can provide us is astonishing, and the same goes for beeswax. Consuming or using entirely organic products helps reduce public health risks by a ton. It massively reduces the number of harmful chemicals you’re exposed to and even decreases the effects it has on our planet. But, … Read more

This Is How to Dispose of Beeswax [THE RIGHT WAY!]

This Is How to Dispose of Beeswax

In some events, you may have some beeswax leftovers which aren’t needed. But is there a proper and improper way of disposing of them? Because it’s a natural resource, many people are unsure of the best way to dispose of beeswax for the planet. Here’s how to dispose of beeswax. There are a few ways … Read more