Avoiding Hidden Candle Toxins During Pregnancy


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Scented candles are probably one of the most popular gifts to give and gifts to receive. They are useful, luxurious, and often deliciously scented… however scented candles are not always a luxury to welcome. Scented candles have been known to be extremely dangerous during pregnancy.


If you are pregnant, your immediate environment is more important than ever during pregnancy now that you have a baby to nurture! Keep on reading how to make your home a healthier place.


From the moment you find out you're pregnant, your desire to keep yourself and your child as healthy as possible kicks into high gear, right?!


T]hat means eating a balanced diet, exercising moderately, and making your surroundings safe. The most difficult part: protecting yourself and your unborn child from toxins present in the air we breathe, the food we eat, the water we drink and the household daily products we use.


Unfortunately, many candles on the market are packed full of synthetic ingredients as well as using paraffin wax which when burned, create toxic benzene and toluene chemicals. And when fragrance oils are incorporated into paraffin candles, they produce more soot and can even release carcinogens such as benzene and toluene.


Freshening a room with a few scented candles made from paraffin wax also can be super damaging.


If you rely on candles to de-stress, use safe options with clean, non-toxic fragrances such as NAKEnDLE’s home fragrance varieties. Our own unique blend of pure coconut wax and rapeseed wax is the heart of our candles. It’s a great alternative to the oh-so- common and oh-so-less-eco-friendly soy wax! We have high standards for ingredient safety and a nose for pregnancy-friendly scents.


They are high quality, environmentally friendly and safe for pregnancy.


Burning candles are the easiest and most effective relaxation of all by. Aromatherapy candles creates the most phenomenal environment for uplifting and rejuvenate the mind, body and soul, which can be amazing for your pregnancy.


As well as relaxation, our candles are made to uplift, invigorate, and promote a positive state of mind. They are blended with different oils known to provide an instant mood-lift, creating a sense of power and positivity.


There can be moments during pregnancy when energy levels can really take a hit, and managing to get through the day can sometimes feel like an uphill struggle. That’s why NAKEnDLE is here to help!


Our candles are infused with our pure, natural, organic aromatherapy essential oils and fragrances selected to suit women during the pregnancy. The inspiration and passion of our candle’s come from a variety of flowers and plants. The wonderful scents and the flickering appearance of the fire our candles create the perfect atmosphere to complement a natural lifestyle.


The ultimate gift for a pregnant woman.


Nakendle Scents is born from the desire to bring something truly unique and equally eco-friendly to the candle market, allowing you to enjoy the magic of nature. It’s pure, it’s clean, it’s Vegan and ethical. It’s handmade with love and appreciation to all that’s from Mother Earth. Shop our collection today!