How Scented Wax Cubes Work

Warmed by a Bulb

The wax cubes, which you can buy or make yourself, are placed in a decorative warmer – a popular brand is called Scentsy – that looks a like a nice candleholder. A small bulb, usually 25 or 15 watts, underneath the warmer heats the cubes to release the scent. No open flames mean less worry for mom and dad (or anyone else who’s nervous around candles).