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  1. Same here. Maybe we are too spoiled with paraffin blends 🤷‍♀️😂.
  2. I have not tried that oil so may not be much help, but I have found oils can settle differently in different wax blends.
  3. I'm having the same issue and would like to know as well.
  4. When you purchase cases, the supplier sends what the manufacturer packaged it in which has the wax name/number on the outside of the box. Suppliers don't repackage or place those boxes in another one. To save time and shipping costs, I see why they do it that way. I was just turned off / shocked by it.
  5. Exactly my point, thank you! Of course I'm not as worried about candles since many more factors go into making what the final outcome becomes. There are tons of candle makers who try the same wax, oils, and wicks as TallTayl stated and they all can come out totally different. However, I'm wickless right now so it's not as difficult to figure things out since there are not as many variables involved as candles. I'm also the type to custom blend almost every scent I offer in a way to make me unique in a saturated market. I now see I posted this in the wrong spot but I
  6. ......that suppliers send cases as they come from the manufacturer with the wax name plastered all over on the outside of the box? Wax is one of the biggest proprietary ingredients in a candle makers business and I'd rather not exploit it to the delivery personnel or neighbors. I try not to complain but that is like someone announcing one of the chef's ingredients of a propriety recipe to the kitchen staff. I don't know, maybe I am overthinking it.
  7. I noticed alot of companies are taking the candle only fragrances and now noting that they are reformulated to have a higher usage rate for soap. Now I am not a soapmaker but to me, that sounds like the fragrance is less potent in order for soap to have more? Correct me if I am wrong on that. Either way it is so disappointing for us making wax products to have mostly only universal oils available.
  8. I'm starting to think that the less additives in a wax, the better.
  9. I've cut up leftover candle wax from them so I could use it in my warmer and it's way more firm than 6006.
  10. I know what you mean, trust me lol
  11. Did you still try using it to see if the bubbles truly affected your throw? Maybe your lot had moisture in the batch?
  12. Belinda is correct about adding some container to it or it may need a repour since you have tried all kinds of pouring/cooling methods with no luck. Just the nature of harder wax blends that are mostly paraffin. You may like the look better with them blended anyhow
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