- Best Christmas Candles
The Best Scented Christmas Candles You Need This Year
Christmas is almost upon us, and with it a concentrated shot of festive cheer set to be fired directly into our bloodstreams. But for all those times when the season’s hectic nature gets just a bit too much, it can be both healthy and mindful to look elsewhere for a little solace. Because while December may have well and truly warmed your cockles, deriving a little heat and light from a Christmas candle can ease away the kinds of stresses sure to arise from gift shopping, distant relatives and getting the damned turkey just right.
Scottish Fine Soaps Calluna Botanicals Scented Candle£22.00
Discover the intoxicating aromas of this Scottish Fine Soaps candle. With a blend of zesty bergamot, warm woods, tonka and a hint of vanilla balsam, this certainly makes the perfect Christmas candle. It also makes a fantastic gift for a special someone you want to treat this season.
Balance Me Christmas Beauty Sleep Candle£18.60 £22.50 (18% off)
A cocktail of sleep-inducing essential oils teamed together with soy wax. This candle is enriched with a signature blend of pure essential oils that aid relaxation and relieve tension. Housed in a sleek white glass vessel and completed with a single wick, it adds a sophisticated touch to any room.
Emma Hardie Moringa Luxury Scented Candle Duo£15.50 £25.00 (38% off)
From the very first inhalation of luxe, fresh notes, Emma Hardie's intensely luxurious candle holds the attention. Bearing your senses aloft into a heart defined by moringa, it deposits you in a decadent scent that fills a room perfectly.
Price's Candles Winter Jasmine Large Jar Candle£11.78 £19.99 (42% off)
The Price's Candles Winter Jasmine Large Jar Candle is back by popular demand. Loved for its soothing, warming blend of jasmine and white florals, it’s the scented candle that lifts festive spirits right from the very first burn.
Elemental Herbology Neroli & Chamomile Soy Wax Candle£25.00
Kickstart the festive season the right way with this beautiful Elemental Herbology soy wax Candle. This natural candle has a long-lasting fragrance and contains notes of neroli and chamomile, instantly filling the room with a homely warm scent.
Scottish Fine Soaps Homme Comforts Thistle & Black Pepper Candle£22.00
Scottish Fine Soaps combines warming aromas with a luxury celebratory experience to bring you the ultimate winter scent. Infused with amber, citrus, herbs and sea buckthorn this candle is a must-have this festive season.
Price's Candles Seasonal Delights Boxed Jar Candle£8.00
Light up the Seasonal Delights candle and fill your home with the comforting aroma of cinnamon and cloves. This spicy fragrance is perfect for those that adore Christmas vibes all year long.
Jo Malone London Wood Sage & Sea Salt Home Candle£52.00 £55.00 (6% off)
Brought to you by candle connoisseur, Jo Malone, the Wood Sage & Sea Salt Home Candle is the perfect home accessory. Notes of ambrette seeds, sea salt and sage combine to bring the scent of a winter windswept walks.
This Works Deep Sleep Heavenly Candle£22.08 £26.00 (16% off)
Just in case all the seasonal excitement keeps you from getting a full night’s sleep, the this works candle offers a deeply relaxing route to your full seven hours (or 10 – we’re not judging). By fusing the tranquillity of lavender and roman chamomile, part of a blend of essential oils, the brand offers restoration and rejuvenation with each lighting of the wick.
ELEMIS Joyful Glow Scented Candle£22.00
This sleek little number makes an indulgent treat for Christmas time. Inspired by the cosy festive feeling, it blends the warm notes of vanilla with orange and cinnamon, making it the perfect seasonal scent.
Naturally, your choice of scented candles is one intrinsically tied-up in ideas of home and relaxation, and therefore something entirely unique to you. So your dream candle may well not be on this list – or indeed any other! Or, if you love the aroma but could do without the smoke, take a look at our selection of the most aroma-packed reed diffusers.
Written by Alex Bryson
Alex has over six years of experience as a writer. He demonstrates exceptional grooming knowledge and has a natural skill for following current trends.