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Pink Starburst Jello Shots

Pink Starburst Jello Shots Materials 6 oz. Strawberry Jell-O gelatin 1 1/2 cups hot boiling water 1 shot glass sweet and sour mix 1/2 cup whipped vodka - chilled 1/2 cup watermelon pucker - chilled 1 cup Cool Whip - thawed 12 pink Starburst candies for garnish 12 2.5 oz plastic soufflé cups Instructions: Add the powdered strawberry Jell-O to a large bowl. Pour the hot water on top of the gelatin and whisk quickly until completely dissolved. Add the sweet and sour mix, whipped vodka and watermelon pucker.  Whisk well to combine. Add the thawed Cool Whip and whisk until the Jell-O begins to thicken (about 2 minutes). Transfer the gelatin mixture to the 12 soufflé cups, filling up...

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Coconut Oil and Skin

When we’re told that an ingredient can do it all, we’re immediately suspicious. Take coconut oil for example. It’s an ingredient that many have touted for benefits across multiple categories, from cleaning surfaces to hydrating the skin. But is that truly the case? In particular, is coconut oil actually good for your skin? For the answers, we turned to two of our consulting dermatologists. They let us in on the truth about whether or not coconut oil is good for your skin. From cleansing to hydrating the skin, we’ve heard a lot about the benefits of coconut oil. It’s a natural ingredient that can be found in a ton of skin-care products, but many people also like to apply it directly...

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How To Re-Purpose Your Candle Jar

So when you've finally reached that sad moment when you lit the wick to burn that last bit of love left in your lovely candle. Don't just toss the jar away, our jars are 100% recyclable making our candles completely eco-friendly from the first moment you light them till re-purposing the jar once the wax is all gone. Here are some ideas on how to clean and reuse your Joluxs Candle jars.

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Why Scented Candles?

Scented candles are the universally accepted gift for almost every occasion. They keep us feeling warm and cozy in the winter, and they can even promote a fresh and clean atmosphere in the summer. We know their role now, but have you ever wondered who created the first scented candle, why they did it, and how scented candles have changed throughout the years? If so, we've got the resource for you- a little scented candle 101! When were scented candles invented? The Egyptians are credited with crafting some of the first wicked candles as far back as 3,000 B.C., using waxes created from plants and insects. However, scented candles weren’t used until the Middle Ages, when beeswax candles were brought...

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Cultivating Mindfulness Through Scent

A guide on how to unlock the power of meditation aromatherapy in three easy steps There is no denying the powerful healing potential of meditation.  From holistic healers to scientifically backed studies, meditation is widely recognized as natural way to heal a wide array of emotional and medical conditions for those who practice it.  By calming the mind and focusing energy, meditation can lessen anxiety, eliminate stress, and improve overall health outcomes.  As studies continue to be performed on the benefits of meditation, new information regarding the importance of adding aromatherapy to the practice is being released regularly, leading many practitioners to encourage the use of scented candles and oils to enhance their meditativeexperience.   Understanding the science of scent...

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