Mother's Day is around the corner, and if you're looking for a way to show your mother how much she means to you, why not give her a Mother's Day candle? The best part about scented candles is that they can be used in so many ways.
From cooking supper with some dinner candles on the table. Lighting a tin candle while running a bath. Or to have a coloured candle whilst they read. What better way to celebrate than with one of these thoughtful gifts?
In this article, we will help you discover the best Mother's Day Candles that will give your Mum the relaxation she deserves.
What is the best relaxing scented candle for your Mum?
is beautifully scented, which makes it a great candle for mothers who just need some quiet time
away from the kids. Lavender is a calming and soothing scent that can help your Mum relax after a long day.
Not only is it a great scent for relaxation, but lavender also has many other benefits. It can help improve sleep quality, relieve stress and anxiety, and even reduce the symptoms of depression.
If you're looking for a Mother's Day candle that will help your Mum relax and de-stress, then a lavender candle is the way to go!
is a great candle to give your Mum for Mother's Day, because it can help calm and encourage mindfulness. It also has anti-inflammatory properties, which means it can relieve any joint pain or aches she might have!
is another relaxing scent that can help your Mum relax after a long day. Not only can it relieve stress, but rosemary has antibacterial properties, which can also fight off any colds or flu symptoms.
is known for its relaxing scent and ability to promote better sleep quality. This makes jasmine a great choice for a Mother's Day candle. If your Mum is struggling with insomnia or disturbed sleep, then a jasmine candle may be the perfect gift for her!
Best coloured candles for your Mum's gift
When choosing a candle inspired gift for your Mum, it’s important to pick the right scent and colour. Different scents can evoke different emotions, and different colours
can have different meanings. Here are some of the best Mother’s Day candles, and what their colours and scents represent:
Purple candles: Gives royalty and power. They smell like lavender, which is a calming scent. This is perfect for mothers who need a little relaxation after a long day.
: Gives the feeling and fills your home with happiness and sunshine. They smell like lemons, which is a refreshing scent. This is perfect for mothers who need a little boost of energy.
Represent strength and passion. They smell like roses, which is a romantic scent. This is great for mothers who feel extra loved.
White represents purity, innocence, and unity. They smell like vanilla, which reminds us of home-cooked food or treats. A comforting gift on Mother’s Day.
Pink shows joy, love and caring. They smell like vanilla and amber, which reminds us of summer days spent relaxing with friends or family members. This sets the mood perfectly for a mother celebrating her day surrounded by loved ones.
Black represents strength, power and fearlessness. They can have hints of amber, which is a calming scent. This is perfect for mothers who need a little chill after a long day.
Calming, nature, harmony and growth. Some smell like eucalyptus leaves, or lime which helps us appear refreshed when we’re feeling overwhelmed. This is perfect for mothers who need a timeout.
What are the different types of candles to choose from?
There are a few types of candles to choose from when looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Some popular candle choices include:
• Scented candles – These candles often have a delicate fragrance that can fill a room with a sense of relaxation. The light they create is beautiful, and a great way to sit back and watch the relaxing candle burn and flicker.
• Aromatherapy candles – These candles use essential oils to provide therapeutic benefits like stress relief or improved concentration.
• Soy wax candles
– These candles are made from soy wax,
which is natural and more friendly to our planet. They often have a longer burn time than other types of candles.
What are the different names of candles?
There are a few types of candles that you can choose from when looking for the perfect Mother's Day candle. Some of the most popular types of candles include:
Is a long, thin candle often used to set the mood for a special meal. This type of candle is usually available in an amazing variety of coloured candles. They have a wick about an inch wide.
Tea light candles:
These are small, round candles designed to be used in tea light holders or wax melt burners. These candles typically have a wick less than an inch wide, and come in various colours.
Are large, cylindrical candles often used to create a dramatic effect. These candles typically have a wick about two inches wide, and come in various colours and sizes. Pillar candles also come in either a wrapper, or as a candle in a glass jar.
Neat small or large tin candles are metal containers filled with wax and a wick. These candles typically have a burn time of about six hours, and come in various colours and scents.
Three wick candles:
Nice statement candles, large three-wick candles often produce generous amounts of light. These candles typically have a burn time of about 25 to 45 hours, and come in various scents and colours.
Scented discs designed to be melted in a wax warmer. These melts come in various colours and scents, and typically have a burn time of six to eight hours.
Candle Holders and candle burners:
Candle holders are your decorative vessels used to hold candles. These items typically come in various shapes, sizes, and styles. There are different candle burners, some are electric, and tealight candles make ceramic from others.
Home Fragrance for Mum - A Different Type of Gift
Why not try something different this year and give her a home fragrance reed diffuser?
Not only will this provide her with a lovely scent that she can enjoy every day, but it will also make her feel special. Great for hallways, entrances and bathrooms - a nice touch, and they look so elegant.
Or try a home fragrance spray -
these beautifully scented home sprays can be used all over the house and give a home fragrance that will last. Ideal for after she's had a bath or before she goes to bed, these sprays will leave her feeling refreshed and relaxed.
Match a home fragrance with a scented candle as a gift set as a great Mother Day gift. Why not look at the range of home fragrance gifts we have on offer, and choose the perfect one for your Mum this Mother's Day? She'll love you for it!
Time to buy the perfect Mother's Day Candle
The candles we've discussed in this blog post are just a few of the many types you can choose from to find the perfect Mother's Day candle gift
for your Mum. Whether you are looking for something on a budget or prefer something more extravagant, there is a candle that suits her needs.
If you're still at a loss of which type of candle would make an ideal present
, contact our team of experts at Shearer Candles,
who specialise in all things scented candle-related. We have a team online to help here. Or if you prefer to see things in person - visit one of our candle stores in St Enoch Centre,Glasgow
or Govan,”The Candle Store”, Glasgow for the personal touch.
They'll gladly help guide you through the buying process, so that your mum has peace of mind knowing her special day was celebrated with care and love!