32 Black-owned Candle Companies for pure SCENTsory indulgence

Who doesn’t love a great candle? Lighting a candle and enjoying its fragrance is a form of self care that feels almost indulgent. The right candle does more than just instantly creates a lovely glow. It releases an inspired scent and creates a mood — whether that mood be warm and welcoming, spicy and sassy or sultry and alluring — all at the flick of a match.

Here is our list of some of our favorite Black-owned Candle Companies:

Posh Candle Co.

Our mission is to inspire women to be their authentic selves by using catchy phrases and statements that encourage a positive mindset, promote self-love, spark laughter and offer an on-trend approach to the relaxing flicker of a candle flame.


If you’re on the hunt for a more organic experience, check out BLK + GRN, an online shop exclusively featuring all natural products created by black women. Including coconut wax candles, soy wax candles and candles with wooden wicks…


Our shop is a homage to local artist and crafters. In addition to our natural body care and wellness products; we stock organic herbal tea blends, a complete selection of pure essential oils, essential oil lamps, herbal incense, soy candles

Zen Me Creations

ZEN-Me Creations is quickly becoming a leader in the local candle market with a reputation for its clean burning candles, full fragranced products, and passionate sales team. ZEN-Me offers a wide range of home and personal care products.

Wicked Flame

We’re expert mixologists, mood setters, and vegans sharing our love for blissful fragrance and wellness. Our artisan candles and body products work together to help you relax and release for better mind, body, and spirit.

Pontie Wax

Pontie Wax is a line of beautifully scented hand-poured soy wax candles founded in 2015. Made from 100% plant based soy wax, each candle features non-toxic fragrance and essential oils.

LIT Brooklyn

What is more iconic in the self-care zeitgeist than a warm, fragrant bubble bath with glowing candles dancing off the walls? All this you can have, through LIT Brooklyn the appropriately named luxe line that features full-size candles, travel candles

The 125 Collection

The 125 Collection is a lifestyle brand created in NYC and based in Harlem. We fuse fun, style and individuality into our products. Constantly inspired by NYC and pop culture, The 125 Collection is a destination for fashion forward individuals…

Harlem Candle Company

The Harlem Candle Co is a luxury home fragrance brand that shares the essence and richness of Harlem through a collection of fragranced candles.

Smell Good Spa

We are Smell Good Spa, handcrafters of olfactory bliss. Blending creativity and wholesome ingredients together, we are purveyors of fine fragrance oils and hand-dipped incense sticks. It is our belief, that a whole woman deserves wholesome products


natural hand + home made beauty products and candles

Indigo Scents

Indigo Scents is an all natural luxury soy candle company located in Medina, TN. Our candles are hand poured in small batches ensuring freshness and quality. Our candles are highly fragrant and we use premium waxes and fragrance oils.

Bowes Signature Soy Candles

Candle Sharks

We have a passion for custom making scented gel candles & hand making our own line of all natural bath & body treats at affordable prices online. Home based business that is black owned, women owned & because I’m a Veteran, it’s also veteran owned.

Blooming Chic Boutique

A one of a kind online artisan shop of handmade candles, wax melts, scoopable wax, jewelry, and assorted bath/body products. Everything is handmade with fresh ingredients and love. Blooming Chic Boutique…there’s a new CHIC in town!

Avant-garde Home

Avant-garde Home is a luxury home fragrance and home décor company located in Houston, Texas. The birth of Avant-garde Home was inspired by a love for candles, art, and home décor.

Simple Scents Candle Company

A Premium Fragrance Lifestyle Brand Specializing in Hand Poured Triple Scented Candles, Burning Oils, Candle Cakes, Candle Parties, Fundraisers &more


All CANDLESSENTIALS candles are handmade with love in the heart of Los Angeles, California without the use of animal products or additives. Only 100% soy wax is used in combination with high-quality fragrances and essential oils.

Sukie’s Candle Co.

Sukie’s Candle Co. provides exotically scented premium soy wax candles, made fresh to order and individually hand poured.

Another Ball of Wax

Another Ball of Wax is owned and operated by Jasmine Thompson and Jacinda Palmer Pascal, counselors by training and healers by heart. The company was established to create awareness and spark conversations about self love, healing and ecofriendly

Mustard Seed Essential Candles

Let our candles shape and illuminate your environment!

Happy Little Stuff

1 mommy + 2 daughters = fun, fresh, and natural handmade bath and body products.


We specialize in handmade, high-quality soy candles and natural-based skincare products such as whipped Shea butter, exfoliating body scrubs, skin-soothing body/massage oils and so much more! We pride ourselves on providing exhilarating experiences…

228 Grant Street Candle Company

228 Grant Street Candle Co. is owned by a black candlemaker who creates soy-based, small-batch candles in tantalizing scent combinations, including amber and sandalwood.

Soul Goddess Crystal Candles

Chakra energy is balanced with Meditation, Healthy Eating, and Awareness. All Soul Goddess Crystal Candles include 2-3 tumbled healing stones in bottom!

Choose Your Bliss Candle Company

Hand-crafted and poured in the USA, each candle is an inspired composition of 100% all-natural soy, lavish fragrance oils made from essential oils, natural resins and aromatics, and a cedar wood wick.

Earth Wind & Finds

The official page for Earth Wind & Finds & Honeydrip Sensuals! Your source for quality beeswax candles and other sensually holistic goods!

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