7 Mood-Boosting Premium Scented Candles Under 1,900 THB
Give your personal space an alluring fragrance that’ll get you mind and body to relax with all these branded scented candles that are both potent and affordable.
Multiple studies have shown that smell, one of the five senses, has a direct effect on your thoughts, memory, mood, and even your body. A good example of this being put into a more practical setting is Aromatherapy, the science of using aromatic materials like essential oils to improve psychological and physical well-being.
That is why aromatic products like smelling salts, menthols, incense sticks, and scented candles have become an essential item in many households, especially when one needs to relax the body and mind within the comfort of their home.
If you're thinking about joining the aromatherapy club, but not quite sure what kind of incense to buy or fragrance to try, we recommend starting with the scented candles. The rather light aroma of scented candles can help create a relaxing atmosphere that will help you become less stressed, build focus, sleep better, and improve your memory.
That’s why we’ve put together a list of 7 scented candles from different local and international brands of under 1,900 THB that allows you to enjoy the tranquility without having to break the bank. Let’s now go see what we’ve got in store for you!
Bath & Body Works
First up is a fragrance giant from the United States that’s well-known to most of us from its wide selection of body care products including shower gels, body lotions, massage oils, body sprays, perfumes, hand sanitizers, scented candles, air refresher, and many more that comes in a uniquely cute and stylish packaging at a very approachable price tag.
Bath & Body Works’ scented candles, made mainly of soybean wax and essential oils, comes in two variations of Single Wick Candle at 198 grams and 3-Wick Candle at 411 grams. There are currently over 50 fragrances for you to choose from including various types of candies and sweets to refreshing floral and fruity flavors, all of which will last up to 25-45 hours.
Recommended Scents: Aromatherapy - Eucalyptus Spearmint, Champagne Toast, Endless Weekend, and Butterscotch Toffee
Diptyque is a luxury fragrance brand from France that's renowned for its complex and distinct aromas. Their bestsellers mainly consist of scented candles that come in an extremely simple yet modern packaging that's fit to be both a gift and a new item for your home.
Scented candles from Diptyque is quite expensive, but with multiple sizes available ranging from 70 – 1,500 grams, you can experience the luxury of a high-end scented candle by opting for their smallest size of Mini Candles that will cost you only 1,280 THB rather than several thousand.
The Mini Candles are 70 grams in weight and, if cared for meticulously, can last you up to 30 hours. There are officially 5 fragrances available in Thailand right now which are Wood Fire, Fig Tree, Mimosa, Pomander, and Tuberose. All of which comes in the same classic Diptyque packaging with the font design portraying the candle’s name the only difference among them.
A contemporary beauty brand from South Korea, Huxley has captured the attention of many in Thailand with its minimal looks and unique, high-quality ingredients. Huxley’s key ingredient is the Prickly Pear Seed Oil found in the vast and endless desert in Northern Africa. Its signature scent can be found in every product, including body washes, body lotions, hand creams, serums, sunscreens, toners, cushions, and many more.
The scented candle is another product fully fragranced with Huxley's signature scent. There's currently only one variation called the Moroccan Gardener (230 grams), inspired by the exotic and refreshing scents of a Moroccan garden oasis. The candle features a base note of “peaceful and relaxing white musk”, a top note of “cold dew on the grass”, as well as Jasmine, Rose, and Lily. This Huxley scented candle is made from 100% natural soybean wax and uses a smokeless cotton wick.
A Thai fragrance brand that started as a small shop in Chatuchak Weekend Market back in 2001, Karmakamet has since grown substantially and currently has 14 outlets in Thailand. All of their products are inspired by and uses the craft traditional Chinese medicine together with modern innovations to create a line of products in a uniquely designed packaging that can truly help people relax their body and soul down to the core.
Karmakamet’s scented candles, processed using a classic technique of pouring by hand, are made from soybean wax, 12% concentrated essential oils and uses a cotton wick. There are two types of candles, Single Scent, and Blended Scent, that comes in over 40 fragrances ranging from herbs, spices, and fruits up to foods and vegetables. Each candle will last you up to 50-60 hours.
Recommended Scents: Fresh Tomato and Holy Basil, Yellow Amber, Cranberry Harvest, Tobacco, Chocolate, and Joy
Ma Chandelle is a Thai luxury fragrance brand that features a variety of products for your home. All the fragrances and candles in their roster are 100% homemade and handcrafted using the finest ingredients from France that has been further developed to create unique blends of scents on varying complexity and notes depending on which collection you choose. In their shop, you’ll find scented candles, diffusers, incense sticks, air refreshers, and aromatherapy oils.
Ma Chandelle's scented candles use 100% soybean wax and feature a different concept, package, and fragrance in each collection. For example, the "Signature" brings on a natural aroma of wood and flowers, the "Parada” took inspiration from the iconic places in Thailand like the Chaopraya River and Yaowarat district, and the “Classic” features an elegantly simple scented candle experience. The 230 grams candle will last you up to 40-50 hours.
Recommended Scents: L’Ampur 2020, Le Chao Phraya, Celebration, Thai, Nord, and Vanillier
Organika is a Thai premium spa product brand. Passionate about the power of aroma, they explore thousands of organic ingredients and handpick the most unique blends to create a luxurious line of products for spa and aromatherapy. Organika’s key ingredient, also found on their logo, is the Magnolia flower, believed to be the symbol of purity and life. Currently, Organika offers over a hundred different perfumes, incense sticks, scented candles, essential oils, body wash, lotions, lip balms, and many more.
The warm wax from their Pure Aroma Massage Candle can be used as a massaging oil to promote blood flow, relieve muscle stress and fatigue as well as provide anti-aging agents and keeping your skin young and vibrant. The natural wax contains Vitamin E, Shea butter, Magnolia extract, and organic Jojoba oil that keeps your skin moisturized. There’s up to 5 unique scents to choose from including Into The Woods, Secret Rose Garden, Ocean of Dreams, Memoirs of Sunrise, and Kisses of Jasmine.
You can find candle ranging from 80 – 600 grams in size, but to keep things affordable we’ll recommend the Mini Size (80 grams) at 690 THB and the Travel Size (200 grams) at 1,290 THB that can be for both your bedroom or carried with you to your next vacation spot.
Panpuri is a Thai skincare and wellness brand with 40 outlets in Thailand and 20 shops globally. It all started with the core philosophy of the brand that wanted to see everyone live a well-balanced and healthy lifestyle. That's why all of Panpuri’s products are made with organic materials and free of any chemicals that may cause any irritation. Currently, their line of products includes haircare, skincare, body care, scented candles, incense sticks, diffusers, essential oils, and air refreshers.
Panpuri’s scented candles are made from 100% natural materials using a traditional hand pouring method into a uniquely designed hand-blown glass container. Each scent comes with its complex yet relaxing notes and a backstory that can be found on the brand's website. Both the Perfume Candle and Ambiance Candle is available in 2 sizes of 50 grams at 890 THB and 260 grams at 1,750 - 2,150 THB that can be used up to 60 - 90 hours depending on the scent.
Recommended Scents: Andaman Sails, Slice of Cake, Leather Hours, and Red Moon