Why does a white candle burn faster than a colored candle?

Answer A white candle burns faster than a colored candle because the coloring slows the burning. Also, see the link below.

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Does a regular candle burn faster then a soy candle?

Soy wax and beeswax candles to have similar burning rates, while paraffin candles burn more quickly than soy wax candles. This is based on a study published in the August, 2002 "Journal of the Amer... Read More »

What does a citronella candle do?

When burned, citronella candles release a scent that drives away mosquitoes and other insect pests. Unfortunately, citronella candles can also cause irritation of the skin and throat in pets and pe... Read More »

What does the unity candle represent?

The unity candle represents the joining of husband and wife as one. The two candles represent individuality and are often lit by the mothers of the bride and groom, symbolizing the joining of two f... Read More »

What does a black candle represent?

A black candle is one of the seven candles placed in a kinara, or Kwanzaa candle holder. This black candle represents the African-American people. In other rituals, black candles are used for prote... Read More »