SPÈ Candle is committed to using only natural ingredients and aroma therapy grade essential oils. No manufactured fragrances!
Essential oils are known to promote therapeutic aroma benefits. Each candle is designed with not only a scent in mind but also the benefits which that scent is know to bring. For example Cedarwood is one of our core scents: the aroma awakens memories of summers and cabins but importantly Cedarwood oil is known to promote feelings grounding and relieves anxiety.
List of ingredients in Progress....to be updated shortly.
Ingredients and known properties.
WAX: All natural Eco Soy wax. No paraffin based waxes used in most mass-market candles.
AMBER: Amber Essential Oil is one of the oldest Essential Oils in the world and has been held sacred for millennia. The aroma of amber essential oil is mellow and long lasting. It’s best known for qualities that are said to help calm the mind, lower levels of stress and help improve concentration. It is also can be used to promote a good night’s sleep. Amber is oil is also said to have aphrodisiac qualities ... oh la la!
BERGAMOT: Bergamot is the recognisable scent of Earl Grey tea and is known to build confidence, enhance your mood and act as an anti-depressant. Bergamot oil is also used to reduce pain from headaches.
CEDARWOOD: A woody aroma which soothing and calming. Promotes relies tension and anxiety. Helps to promote serotonin which in turn helps promotes relaxation and sleep. Cedarwood is considered a more ‘masculine’ scent which makes this Candle an excellent gift for the men in your life. It is also perfect for use in a home environment where the men in house may not enjoy very feminine scents as much as we girls do.
JUNIPER: An evergreen shrub that is native to Scotland and found growing wild over moorland and coastal areas. The blue/green fruit berries are most famous as the central ingredient in Scottish Gin making. It does however have valuable health and well being benefits and is can to help calm nerves, relieve anxiety, nervous tension and mental exhaustion.
PATCHOULI: Patchouli has a Musky sweet and sometimes smoky scent. It is very grounding and helps to balance mind and promote relaxation.
SCOTS PINE. Native to Scotland and Canada. Pine oil has a refreshing and woodsy scent, know for it’s cleansing and energising properties. Uplifting and stress busting. Also an essential scent of the holidays and North Country memories.
ROSEMARY. A refreshing herbal pine-like scent.smell. Rosemary oil is wonderful for clearing the mind and promoting mental awareness. It is known for focus and increasing mental performance as well helping to alleviate fatigue and exhaustion.
BLUE SPRICE: A lovely earthy scent with proven calming effects, ease anxiety and stress. Spruce is often used in meditation rituals because of its grounding qualities.
TANGERINE: This sweet, zesty fragrance is invigorating and a great pick-me-up making it perfect for morning rituals. It also has a calming effect and can act as a relaxing agent by soothing agitated nerves, relieving anxiety, depression and nervousness. It also promotes healthy sleep.