Soy candles are made from soybeans, making them a safe and natural alternative to petroleum-based paraffin, but also renewable and biodegradable. Soy wax cleans off of just about any surface with a simple solution of warm, soapy water.
Both the soy wax for candles and the cosmetic soy wax are 100% natural soy wax. There is nothing added or extra – just plain soy wax – oil from the soy bean. However, the refining process is different and that means one of them is good only for candles and the other is good for making body butter candles and lotions. The soy wax for candles should only be used for candles and not used on the body