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Excessive packaging should be made illegal

Excessive packaging should be made illegal
As selling our candles online is a big part of our business, we have made a conscious effort in being eco-friendly in our packaging without comprom...

How to make your candles last longer

How to make your candles last longer
At Lagom Essence we use a natural soy based wax which is more sustainable compared to petroleum based paraffin wax.  In addition to being eco, soy ...

Lagom Lifestyle – make 2019 the year of balance

Lagom Lifestyle – make 2019 the year of  balance
What is Lagom? Lagom is a Swedish word meaning “just the right amount” which makes the perfect moto of your approach to life in 2019. Lagom is defi...

Plastic is killing us all - 7 ways you can help

Plastic is killing us all - 7 ways you can help
We are sure you have all heard the shocking news on plastic waste and the horrific impact it has on marine wildlife.  We all need to make a bigger ...

What are natural candles made of

What are natural candles made of
Want to throw out all those toxic candles and replace them with all-natural ones which have a positive impact on your mood? Here is a quick guide e...

Why we use pure essential oils in candles

Why we use pure essential oils in candles
Candle makers have the option of choosing between three main oil types for scenting the candles: Synthetic Fragrance Oils - synthetic oils which ...

Rosemary - the secret to students' concentration

Rosemary - the secret to students' concentration
Rosemary essential oil has a very recognisable sharp and fresh scent with woody undernotes. The scent is very stimulating, uplifting and mind clear...