Paraffin wax for candles. Melts at 58 - 60 degrees centigrade. Never leave wax unnattended on a heat source as danger if ignition. Not for use by children under 14. If hot wax does ignite by accident, stifle the flames with a lid or damp cloth NEVER put out the flames with water. NOT FOR USE ON SKIN DUE TO HIGH MELTING POINT.