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.

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