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    14 Candles You Can Get On Amazon That People Actually Swear By

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    1. A mason jar candle that will fill your home with a sweet banana bread, toasted coconut, and hazelnut scent. Plus, the name alone will make you laugh and laugh (and laugh).,

    Promising review: "I couldn’t agree more with the other reviewers saying these candles are the best on the market. They smell wonderful, last a long time without being overpowering, are made of a soy blend (which is usually much more expensive), are an excellent value, and come in great mason jars that are reusable. They burn down evenly too! Keep doing what your doing Our Own Candle Company!" —Sunderick

    Price: $11.99 (also available in a watermelon or apple pie cinnamon scent)

    2. A natural soy wax candle for a great jasmine scent that doubles as great home decor. It even comes in a pretty box, which makes it the perfect housewarming gift!


    Promising review: "This candle smells amazing if you love the smell of jasmine! The jar is lovely and the packaging is gorgeous! Makes a nice gift. I love that it burns evenly so you can utilize all the wax, rather than some candles that just burn down the middle. I bought another scent from this company, too, and am very happy with their products. I'd buy these again and again!" —Rita

    Price: $15.99+ (available in three scents)

    3. A set of aromatherapy candles that create a soot-free burn that lasts more than 20 hours *and* smells delicious.


    Enjoy the amazing scents of floral lavender, citurs-y lemongrass, and earthy sandalwood in the three-pack option, or opt for a single candle here.

    Promising review: "These candles are terrific. I use a lot of different candles from different sources and these are some of the best I’ve purchased. They smell amazing and are true to scent. They also burn very clean and there's no smoke when snuffing them out. I’ve been experimenting with burning several different scents at once, and so far so good! I’ve only had them a few days and can tell they are quickly becoming my favorites." —Ultimate Shopper

    Price: $25.95 (available in 17 different scent combinations).

    4. A smoke-exterminating candle that comes in a variety of different scents (like maple leaf!) and uses a combination of paraffin and soy wax to destroy pets, cigar, cigarette, and pipe odors.


    Promising review: "This is literally the best candle I've ever owned. If me and my friends have drinks at my house, we often smoke in the dining room. I lit the candle about 20 minutes before we hung out in there and let it burn the whole time. I just woke up and went in there, and there was zero smoke smell... even though there were three of us smoking. I cannot say enough good things about this. I've never been more impressed with anything I've bought on Amazon!" —Belle1980

    Price: $10+ (available in 40 scents)

    5. Or! A long-lasting candle to fight off the smell of cannabis if you live with a smoker. This burns for up to 90 hours and is available in a bunch of scents (including a fruity pie one) that'll leave you drooling.


    Promising review: "I wanted to test this out, and what better way than by smoking in your parents house while they run a quick errand? I lit up and my parents came back five minutes after I was done...and they didn't smell a thing. It's crazy how it works! Really does last long and will be ordering more." —Maddy S.

    Price: $13.99+ (available in 12 scents)

    6. An artisanal Paddywax soy candle hand-poured right here in the USA. They're available in a ton of refreshing, clean aromas (think ocean tide and grapefruit) made with natural scents and a bunch of different votives.


    Promising review: "I took a risk in ordering a scented candle online because most I have ordered hardly produce a scent while burning. This one was the exception! Finally, a scented candle that actually fills a room with a scent! I am so excited and happy with this product that I have already subscribed for the blood orange and citrus scent. So yummy. I also am going to try a few other scents just because the quality is so amazing! This is a must buy! Also, the jar is very cute and can easily be reused." —Insansis

    Price: $19.50+ (available in three sizes and 12 scents)

    7. A vegan hand-poured soy candle that's made with eco-friendly and paraben-free wax so you can enjoy a fresh linen scent while keeping things au naturel.

    It's also cruelty-free.

    Promising review: "This candle is brilliant. It smells great without being overpowering. I bought the Vanilla Latte and Pineapple Evergreen scents, and they're both terrific! It lasted approximately 50 hours as I kept track out of my own curiosity. It burned evenly and even the jar was so simple and elegant looking." —Kevin Goodrich

    Price: $13.95+ (available in two sizes and 24 scents)

    8. A Chesapeake Bay's candle to help you get some R&R. Each one promotes wellness for your mind and body as the combination of fruity, floral, and earthy scents are meant to reflect balance, peace, harmony, and tranquility. / Via Chesapeake Bay

    This candle has a lead-free wick!

    Promising review: "Over the moon! Bought two of the Balance and Harmony scent. First, packaging was incredible: I'm very impressed with the lengths the manufacturer went to protect the delicate glass. As for the product, 'classy and elegant' are the words that come to mind. Perfect fragrance — peaceful and relaxing. Equal parts decor and usefulness. Practical luxury." —dogmom

    Price: $9.99+ (available in 10 scents and four sizes)

    9. A pet odor-eliminating candle that'll combat any unwanted smells left behind by your furry friend. Replace the stench of ~accidents on the carpet~ with divine fragrances like mango-peach and fresh citrus.,

    Promising review: "I have multiple dogs in the house and am always concerned that it smells, even though I do clean the house everyday. After burning this candle, I left the house for hours and when I first opened the door upon my return, I did't smell dog. We recently had a house full of people (many of them pet parents) over and someone actually said 'Your house smells really nice. How do you keep the dog smell out?' I laughed and told them I was just wondering if the candles were working. I guess I got the BEST answer." —LLL Texas

    Price: $21.95 (available in 24 scents)

    10. A travel tin candle if you really love the smell of tropical fruits and sugared citrus. This is actually the scent burned in most Anthropologie stores to make it smell delicious. / Via Capri Blue

    This little tin burns for 35–40 hours.

    Promising review: "This candle is heavenly. It puts me in a better mood immediately and I can pretend I live in an Anthropologie store. The tin is attractive and does not get too hot until it's at the end of the wick, so I put it on a stone coaster or trivet toward the end of its life. Great gift!" —Caroline S.

    Price: $14.99 (also available in four other scents)

    11. A three-wick Bath & Bodyworks stress relief candle that has a concentrated blend of eucalyptus and spearmint essential oils, which give a strong and soothing aroma. Relaxation, here we come!

    The color of the glass varies.

    Promising review: "I am a candle enthusiast and this is one of the best candles I have ever used. I am very particular when it comes to the scent of a candle. I like a natural smell that is not overbearing but can fill a large area with a subtle scent, and this candle fits my criteria perfectly. I attribute that to the ingredients! It has highly concentrated, top quality fragrance oils along with vegetable wax. This is what gives off the subtle, room filling, and truly soothing scent that I look for in a candle. This particular candle is produced with three lead-free wicks. Unlike so many other candles I've owned, this candle burns evenly and consistently, which is hard to come by." —LSUTIGER92

    Price: $15.99

    12. A soy-wax blend candle to fill any room with a unique orange and vanilla fragrance you won't be able to resist.


    Promising review: "This orange vanilla candle is one of my top favorite scents of all time. It may be a little steep for a candle, but you get what you pay for. I love the citrus-y sweet combo, it's just simply addicting. The candle lasts a long time and comes in the cutest case. I have taken it back and forth to work and home several times. It just puts me in a great mood." —Emely J.

    Price: $16+ (available in two sizes and many scents)

    13. A set of essential oil candles to fill your home with the scents of lavender, spearmint, rosemary, and eucalyptus — which will also give you some aromatherapy benefits while you're at it!


    The combination of lavender, spearmint, rosemary, and eucalyptus will help relieve stress, clear your thoughts, uplift your mood, and energize you.

    Promising review: "These candles are so beautifully crafted! They smell delicious and the fact that I’m burning soy candles makes me feel better about having them in my house. It even comes with a wick snuffer! Will definitely be buying again from this family owned business!!" —Seana Rose

    Price: $29.99 (available in four scent combinations)

    14. A state-inspired Homesick candle to bring you back to your favorite place whenever it's lit. If you're missing your home of Texas, for example, the aroma of dark leather and fresh pine will make you feel as if you're back in the Lonestar State.


    Promising review: "I got this as a surprise for my boyfriend because he moved to my state from Texas for college. I wasn't sure about how it would smell, but I figured even if he wasn't a fan, it would be neat as a decoration for his room. When I surprised him with the candle and he smelled it, he actually got very emotional and started crying because he said the smell instantly brought back so many memories of home! I don't know how they did it, but Homesick Candles managed to replicate the smell of home so well in this candle that it took my boyfriend back home immediately." —Bailey K.

    Price: $30 (available in many states)

    You after smelling alllll these delicious candles:


    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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