Mercury Intention Candle
Intention candles can be used in any manner you feel drawn to. Often they are used in ritual, prayer, meditation, or in ceremony but feel free to adapt it to what works for you. It can be burned as simply as during a bath or while writing/working. The most important part is your intention.
- Hand-poured with 100% pure unscented beeswax
- Dressed with lavender for calm, cornflowers for healing, and mica flakes for some mercurial shimmer.
- Infused with Green Aventurine and Hematite crystals. Aventurine is said to help with mental perception, insight, positivity, protection, and openness. Hematite, which is the color of quicksilver, is known for its grounding properties, positivity, and benefits to cool, sharpen, and calm the mind.
- Measures approximately 8” tall and 2.3” across.
This intention candle was inspired by the astrological significations of the planet Mercury. Created as a tool to bring focus and attention to our communication, thoughts, coordination and adaptability. This intention candle is recommended if you’re in a time of transition, writing, working on any communication project or trying to refine the way you communicate, feeling mentally ungrounded or just want to be clear of thought. Mercury is primarily known as the messenger, the ruler of all methods of communication, expression, and the ability to reason and adapt.
SAFETY WARNING: Please take care when you burn a candle and make sure it is not left unattended in a room. For best results, burn your intention candle for 2-3 hours maximum. Please keep the wick centered and trimmed to 1/8-1/4" before lighting each time for a clean, safe, and even burn. Extinguish the candle if the flame seems too high and/or if smoking occurs.
Astatula candles are created in small batches in the heart of Old Seminole Heights in Tampa, Florida. Photography, candle notes, and safety information courtesy of Astatula Candle Co.