Create a Calming Ambiance at Home With These 6 Candle Brands
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Create a Calming Atmosphere With These 6 Malaysian Candle Brands

6 Malaysian made Candle Brands

There's something truly special about lighting a scented candle in your home. It not only creates a warm and welcoming atmosphere, but also fills the air with a fragrant aroma that can calm the mind and boost the spirit. And when it comes to scented candles, Malaysia is a treasure trove of unique and exotic scents that will delight your senses.

Here are six scented candles created in Malaysia for your home!


Lilin+Co is an artisanal, handmade fragrance brand founded in Kuala Lumpur in 2016. The company is dedicated to creating high-quality candles made from natural and sustainable ingredients. Lilin+Co uses 100% natural soy wax, which is renewable, biodegradable, and free from harmful chemicals. The company also uses premium fragrance oils free from phthalates and other toxins. Lilin+Co offers a wide range of scents, including floral, fruity, and woody aromas. Their candles come in various sizes and styles, including glass jars and travel tins. Their bestsellers include Neroli & Ylang Ylang Candle and Lychee & Black Tea Candle. In addition to its regular product line, Lilin+Co also offers custom candle-making services for weddings, events, and corporate gifts.

Location: Lilin+Co, 5, Jln 51A/225A, Seksyen 51a, 46100 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Contact details: 014-349 2301

Scents of Memento

Scents of Memento creates handcrafted scented candles inspired by Malaysia's vibrant culture and natural beauty. Each candle is made with natural soy and beeswax and infused with high-quality fragrance oils, creating a luxurious and long-lasting scent experience. There are eight scents available from the brand, each with its own set of notes and backstories.

For a seductive, intriguing aroma, consider Mystique, a warm, creamy fragrance with spices and flowers. If you like a more radiant scent, take a look at Lucid, a perfume that is almost sunshine in a bottle.

Location: Scents of Memento, Lot No. 468-G-02, Ground Floor, Block G, Rivercity, Jln Sultan Azlan Shah, 51200 Kuala Lumpur

Contact details: 016-234 9634

Kandle Kandle

If you enjoy earthy, woodsy aromas, the Penang-based candle and essential oil company Kandle Kandle may appeal to your sense of smell. The soy wax candles are hand-poured and come in various fragrances. The most popular ones include No. 1 (pear, freesia, and patchouli) and No. 2 (ambrette, sea salt, and wood sage), both of which are frequently sold out. Not only do they sell scented candles, but also essential oils and room sprays that will make your home smell like a five-star resort.

Contact details: [email protected]


NuDecco Candles is a luxury candle brand that offers a wide range of scented candles that are hand-poured using 100% natural soy wax and premium fragrance oils. The brand features sleek and minimalist design, with a focus on simplicity and elegance. They are also paraben- and phthalate-free to ensure the safety of both humans and the environment. Not only are the appearances attractive to the eye, but they are also ideal for house décor. Popular candle types include those housed in charming vintage mugs, which may double as containers once the candled are used up, as well as picture-perfect pyramid candles and calico shell variants.

Contact details: 12-479 0828 / [email protected]

Borneo Candle Studio

A Sarawakian and a Bruneian co-founded this company in 2018. A commitment to making eco-friendly, non-hazardous products is at the heart of Borneo Candle Studio's mission. Depending on the scent it emits, the chosen fragrance is also acceptable for use in aromatherapy-scented candles. Customers are spoilt for choice, including distinctive scents based on their name, such as Borneo Oudh (agarwood, elemi, and leather) and Santan Cabin (coconut, vanilla, and musk), as well as customizable alternatives for your own original fragrance.

Location: Borneo Candle Studio, Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia

Contact details: [email protected]


Inspired by the Malay word "menyala," which means "to light up" or "to radiate positive energy," owner and content creator Azfar Heri founded Nyala. The candles have aromas like "Musk Rose" and "Serene." Nyala's candles, which come in a rainbow of eye-catching hues, are crafted using cotton wax, fine aroma oils, and 100% domestically-grown vegetable wax. Nyala is the one to go to if you're looking for cruelty-free items that don't compromise quality. They don't contain any phthalates or parabens in the perfumes, and they're never tested on animals.

Location: Nyala, B2-13, Liberty Arc@Ampang Ukay, Hulu Kelang, Ampang, 68000

Contact details: 0126714360

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