Dangers of Lighting Incense

by Erich Martin

Jan 24, 2019

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Tips / Safety

Everyone likes when their house smells nice, but some odor-augmenting strategies are more dangerous than others.


Take into consideration some fragrance spreaders involve literal fire and can harm users over time, and there is a serious need for safety. Burning incense can provide a relaxing and pleasant smell, but prolonged use can also harm humans and animals over the long term. has plenty of excellent advice for staying safe while burning incense. The first step is to make sure whichever burner you are using is properly insulated to the point it will contain the heat from the burning incense. If the head comes into contact with a flammable substance or surface, there could be big trouble.


Next, make sure your environment is a suitable one for burning incense. The area you are burning incense in should be well ventilated in order to keep the concentration of the incense particles from becoming too dense. Prolonged breathing of the fumes can cause breathing irritation and long-term lung health concerns.


Finally, make sure you never leave burning incense or candles for that matter unattended. Always extinguish the burn when you are finished and dispose of the ashes in a safe way.

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