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May prevent cancer: Citronella is a plant essential oil used as an insect repellent and non-specific therapeutic agent in alternative medicine. It is not believed to be a carcinogen, although methods of testing have been almost entirely as topical agent. A search conducted in the national library of medicine revealed no evidence that it caused cancer and some suggestion that it reduces cancer in mice. ...Read more
Lump like a bug bite on upper leg doesn't itch. already applied citronella oil and size reduced but not really dissapear. now it turn blackish color.
Not enough info.: Of course, i hope not, but depending on the country of origin, safety standards while being made, etc. Anything could, theoretically have carcinogens. Cigarettes, for example, are legal to purchase and we know they're carcinogenic. ...Read more
26% of fatal candle fires occur during the loss of electrical power.
• Use Pillar candles and container candles ,or
• Candles enclosed within glass globes
• Place candles on a stable surface in a fire resistant holder that is at least 12 inches away from anything flammable, including upholstered furniture and window drapes.
• Avoid moving a burning candle during a power outage if possible. ...Read more
?: Don't understand the question. Candles are health-safe, unless you are allergic to the scent. ...Read more
Please ask your: Family to read my response. If the scented candles make you ill (and many people are sensitive to them) then other people's use of them in your presence is in my opinion akin to abuse. Your family can discuss this with the family doctor to learn more. I am sorry that people in your home aren't listening to you. ...Read more
Candle: shouldn't be a problemGet a more detailed answer ›
Can you tell me if i were to eat scented candles would they in theory make my farts smell better?
Candles and farts: I am thinking only if you might them. The farts I mean. ...Read more
Any advice? I have tried hot baths with scented candles and relaxing music but i'm always worried and stressed.. Tipss?
My mom has been lighting Yankee Candles every day for years. I have had no problems, but I am concerned about the health risks! Should I be worried?
Well: Some people are allergic to these scents. Otherwise there is no health concern. Be careful though of house fire from unattended candles. ...Read more