What are the benefits of burning incense sticks?
The main benefit of burning incense is for its aroma and ability to enhance and add atmosphere to a space. Other benefits include aiding sleep, raising serotonin levels and promoting relaxation, which is why they are often used in meditation practice.
How long does an incense stick burn for?
Our indoor incense sticks will burn for 45 minutes to an hour. Our larger outdoor incense sticks will burn for approximately 2 hours. This time can vary depending on airflow.
How long does a candle burn for?
Our candles will burn for up to 35 hours.
How do you use incense sticks?
To use an incense stick, simply light the tip of the correct end of the stick and then carefully blow out the flame. This will leave the glowing embers to smoulder and release the fragrance.
Can I use an outdoor incense stick inside?
We advise that you only use our outdoor incense sticks inside If you have a very large, well ventilated space. The aroma is more potent and the amount of smoke they produce is considerably more vast - they would be overbearing in a small sized room.
How long does room spray last?
The purpose of room spray is to provide a quick refresh of the room, to scent the space and remove unpleasant odours. This means the scent lingers for less time than incense which burns for up to an hour. If sprayed directly onto home furnishings the scent can last longer.
How do you use room spray?
Room spray is designed to be spritzed into the air to improve the scent of your home. How many spritzes is down to personal taste and the scale of the room. In some cases you may want to mist home furnishings such as curtains and linens for a lasting effect, but avoid spraying delicate materials such as silk in case it has an adverse effect.
Can you use room spray as perfume?
Room spray should not be used on the skin. It contains different ingredients to perfume which could cause irritation.
What is incense used for?
Incense is designed to fill a room or space with a pleasant aroma to enhance an atmosphere or to promote relaxation.
Which home fragrance product has the strongest scent?
This is down to personal taste. No one scent in our home fragrance range is made to be stronger than another.
Is an incense holder essential for using incense sticks?
It is advised to use an incense stick holder to hold the stick at the base, in order to avoid interrupting the burning. Crucially, it will catch the ash and embers that will fall from the burning stick.
Which home fragrance works best in the bathroom?
Any product in our home fragrance range will work effectively in the bathroom. Room spray is the most functional option, designed to refresh the room and remove unpleasant odours, where as burning candles or incense could enhance relaxation while soaking in the bath.
How can I make my bathroom smell nice?
If your bathroom has an unpleasant smell, a few spritzes of room spray will remove the odour and leave a refreshing aroma.
Can I relight an incense stick?
Yes. The sticks can be carefully extinguished by pressing the embers into the base of the incense holder, then re-lit at a later time.