TRIM THE WICK
Make sure to keep the wick trimmed to ¼” This will ensure the best possible scent throw from your candle and keep it from burning too quickly. Fingernail clippers work great for this!
CREATE A WAX POOL
Soy wax has a memory and should be allowed to achieve a full melt pool on it’s very first burn. This means that the pool of liquid wax should reach the edges of the container. If the candle is extinguished prior to allowing a full melt pool, all subsequent melt pools will not go past the first one.
To create a full melt pool, burn the candle for a minimum of one (1) hour for every inch of it’s diameter. All future burns should follow the first one’s path and melt fully to the sides. Do not burn longer than 4 hours at a time.