Vegan Friendly Candles

by Lisa
Categories: Vegan Product Lists
Last updated: 24/02/18

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Most candles are not suitable for vegans as they usually contain a small amount of stearic acid (from animal fat) to harden the wax, and some premium candles are made from beeswax.

Here is a list in progress, of candles that are suitable for vegans. 


Asda have confirmed that there own brand candles are vegan

Birthed by Earth

(can be found on Amazon)

Busy Bee

can be found here

Cake Angels

Dr Oetker

have confirmed their birthday candles are vegan:


Link for their products

Earthly Body

Sun Touched 3 in 1 Massage (found on Amazon)

Eco Soy Candles

from The Dirty Vegans

Essentially Natural

have a list of products for vegans here

Ethical Superstore

has a list of vegan, cruelty free products: linked

Flamingo Candles

can be found here

Happy Birthday Pick Sticks

Harpers Candles

are vegan & can be bought using this link

Heaven Scent

is another stockist for vegan candles: here’s the link

home bargains

Wickford & Co from Home Bargains

Wickford & Co from Home Bargains

Wickford & Co from Home Bargains

Wickford & Co from Home Bargains

Wickford & Co from Home Bargains

Wickford & Co from Home Bargains

Moorlands Candles

Paraffin wax are vegan. Link is here

Mrs Meyers

Clean Day (found on Amazon)

Natural Bathtime

has a range of vegan candles & can be found here

Parks Candles

are all vegan: Link

Shop Vegan

also stocks vegan candles & can be found here

Paynes Candles

have confirmed their range is vegan:

Sweet Ahimsa

Here’s the link



Tesco have confirmed that there own brand candles are vegan

Vegan Bunny

have a range too here

Wax Lyrical

can be bought here

Wax Witch



Wilko candles

Wilko candles


I have been told that all Yankee candles are vegan apart from the beeswax taper candles (which are only sold in the US anyway)

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