Candle Care 104 - My candle has a hole in it, is this normal?
Sink holes are the effect on the surface of candles where they appear to have holes in the wax. This isn't just normal, it's natural. The best thing about Soy Wax is its versatility and authentic rustic look. Like most of us, soy wax comes in all shapes and sizes and produces unique looking candles. When you burn your soy wax candle, any air bubbles in the wax rise to the surface. This is what causes those sink holes in your candle. It's perfectly normal and one of our favourite nuisances about soy wax. Here are some soy wax states that we love to see.