How to Make Paraffin Wax?

Answer Paraffin wax is used in the packaging of many different kinds of foods. Fruits, candy and vegetables use paraffin wax as a way to prevent water loss as well as prevent the food from spoiling quickl... Read More »

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How to Make Non Paraffin Based Dipping Chocolate?

Fondant Easter EggsParaffin is actually used in chocolate to make chocolate dips and coating. But for those who don't want wax in the chocolate, you do have an alternative!

Making Paraffin Wax?

Paraffin wax can be used for beauty treatments, to make candles and to seal jams and jellies when canning. Food-grade paraffin in some chocolate candy recipes increases smoothness and aids in moldi... Read More »

Why Is Burning Paraffin Bad?

Paraffin wax is a heavy hydrocarbon that comes from crude oil. Burning paraffin wax candles can do extensive damage to a home and furnishings, and can even cause health issues. Does... Read More »

DIY Paraffin Bath?

Paraffin wax treatments are a popular way to soften and smooth the skin, as well as to ease muscle and joint aches and pains. Paraffin spa baths can be prepared at home; however, you should talk to... Read More »