The Buyer's Guide to Non-Toxic Candles

Follow this guidelines to buy and make non-toxic candles.

Some scented candles can contain toxic chemicals, despite how nice they smell. Light a safer glow by using non-scented candles, preferably with the ingredients soy and beeswax. Print out this guide to learn the ingredients to look for when buying non-toxic candles and how to scent air naturally. Plus, find out how to do a wick test to see if it's made of lead. 


Join Maria Menounos as She Cares for Parents With Cancer, Diabetes & COVID in Powerful Video Diary

It hasn't been easy, but she's dedicated her life to helping them — and loving them.

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Maria Menounos has been caring for her parents for years. Her dad has type 1 diabetes, with his blood sugar levels often dropping dangerously low. And her mom was diagnoses with Stage 4 brain cancer, or glioblastoma, in 2016. As if that wasn't enough, she never thought she would also see them hospitalized with COVID-19. It hasn't been easy, but she's dedicated her life to helping them — and loving them. Go inside her emotional journey in a powerful and moving video diary. She's sharing it all to help others find the strength they need in their own journies.


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