One may think it could be hard to find a candle online with the perfect scent based because every person’s preferred fragrance differs. The Enneagram Candles is a Kansas City-based company on a mission to provide encouragement to every enneagram type.
Read on to learn a summary of each Enneagram personality along with how Enneagram Candles was inspired by each type to create a unique candle for each one. Additionally, discover each hand-poured soy candle’s aromatics and why they thought each scent would be best for those personalities.
Every enneagram candle provides a special message on every label that speaks to the longing of each type, including ideas for spreading good to those around you. These candles are a beautiful way to remind those you care about why they are special and unique to you.
It is also worth noting that 10% of every sale from The Enneagram Candles is donated to Exodus Road, an organization that fights against human sex trafficking.
Enneagram Candles For Every Type
Enneagram Candles For Type 1: The Reformer
A one tends to be very rational. They can be very black and white, principled, and perfectionistic. They often feel responsible to improve themselves and the world around them.
The core desire of an enneagram one is to have integrity, be good, full of virtue, and right.
The message they most want to hear from others is something along the lines of, “You are good.”
The reformer is a very upstanding person who has a strong sense of right and wrong. A person who is a reformer can often be portrayed as a perfectionist because they are very organized, tend to act with purpose, and always follow the rules. The reformer also strives for integrity and honesty.
The Reformer-Scented Candle | There Is Grace For You
This fresh peppermint and eucalyptus-scented Enneagram candle match the clean and perfectionist qualities of the reformer personality type.
There are unique attributes and motivational quotes on the candle’s label that those with a type one personality can relate to. This candle’s burn time is about 50 hours, meaning this handmade soy candle is the perfect long-lasting choice.
Enneagram Candles Type 2: The Helper
Twos are relational and selfless people. They are caring and generous, aiming to please. A type two is loving and giving in nature, sometimes to a fault.
The core desire of a two is to be appreciated.
The message a two most wants to hear is, “You are so loveable and wanted.”
A person with a helper personality cares so much for others that they often forget to care for themselves. Those with type two personalities have a strong will to be loved, so they sometimes come off as too clingy or people-pleasers. A helper is kind and a good listener, so they make for a great friend.
The Helper-Scented Candle | You Are Wanted
This cypress bayberry and sap-scented Enneagram candle match the warm and homey feeling that those with the helper personality type give their friends. On the candle’s label, there are relatable traits and inspiring messages that those with a type two personality can connect with. This handmade soy candle’s burn time is about 50 hours for a sweet earthy scent.
Enneagram Candles For Type 3: The Achiever
Threes tend to be goal-oriented, doers. They are success-driven and value accomplishment. A three can be very influential, talented, and good at setting goals.
The core desire of a three is to be admirable, successful, and respected.
The message a three most want to hear is, “You are valuable simply for being you .”
Achievers are driven for success and hardworking people who are often seen as workaholics because they are more focused on their work than others. People with the third personality type are conscious of their image and strive for greatness.
The Achiever-Scented Candle | You Are Enough
Made with all-natural ingredients, this leather, natural wood, & smoke-scented candle have a clean and bold aroma. On the candle’s label, there is an inspirational message that speaks to every person with a type three personality’s heart. This hand-poured soy candle’s burn time is about 50 hours because of its wood wick.
Enneagram Candles For Type 4: The Individualist
Fours are on the hunt for depth and authenticity. They are in tune with their feelings and the environment surrounding them. A four can also be very creative, artistic, and inspiring.
The core desire of a four is to be authentic.
The message a four longs to hear is, “You are special and unique.”
Individualists are creative and expressive people. They crave authenticity, can be expressive, and are always searching for meaning
The Individualist-Scented Candle |
This candle has a unique fragrance consisting of bergamot, petitgrain, teakwood, neroli, musk, and amber. Made with all-natural ingredients, this hand-poured soy candle has a trimmable wick and lighting instructions to ensure a total burn time of 50 hours. On the candle’s label is a message perfect for homebody individualists: “Let’s stay home.”
Enneagram Candles For Type 5: The Investigator
Fives, for the most part, are private, with a very active mind. They are observant, like to understand how the world works, and knowledgeable. An enneagram five can be intense, perceptive secretive, and even innovative.
The core desire of a five is to be competent.
The message a five wants to hear is, “Your capable but it’s ok to ask for help.”
Investigators are typically quiet people who like to think deeply about the subjects they’re interested in. They are perceptive, logical, and innovative. Enneagram Type 5’s can be thoughtful and sometimes emotionally detached and isolated from those around them.
The Investigator-Scented Candle | You Are So Valuable
This candle has notes of saffron, patchouli, and sandalwood to represent the complex nature of Enneagram Type 5’s. On this candle’s label is an encouraging message that any person with a type five personality will relate to. This candle’s burn time is about 50 hours for a long-lasting aroma.
Enneagram Candles For Type 6: The Loyalist
Sixes make great friends. They are loyal (hence the title), responsible, and committed. A six will value security, feeling safe, and high levels of trust.
The core desire of a six is to be secure and supported.
The message a six most wants to hear is, “You are safe.”
Loyalists are faithful and devoted people who usually have long-lasting relationships because of their trustworthiness and ability to commit to others. People with the sixth personality type can be anxious and worry too much, dwelling on the negatives instead of focusing on the positives.
The Loyalist-Scented Candle | You Are Secure
This hand-poured soy candle has notes of lavender, rosemary, eucalyptus, pine, & sage for a relaxing and peaceful scent. On the candle’s label is an inspirational message that those with a type six personality can agree with. This candle’s estimated burn time is about 50 hours, so your home can stay smelling nice for quite a long time.
Enneagram Candles For Type 7: The Enthusiast
Sevens love variety and like to keep their options open. They are highly optimistic, future-thinking, and energetic. A type seven is typically spontaneous, busy, and loves to have fun.
The core desire of a seven is to be happy.
The message an enneagram seven longs for is, “You will be completely cared for.”
Enthusiasts are sociable and extroverted people who love to adventure and have fun with their friends and always find a way to maintain a positive attitude toward life. People with the seventh personality type tend to be quick thinkers but struggle to stay focused on one subject.
The Enthusiast-Scented Candle | You Are Fully Taken Care Of
This hand-poured soy candle’s fragrance is birch, pine, cypress, tonka, and citrus to compliment the enthusiasts’ zest that they bring to life. On this candle’s label is an inspiring quote that anyone with a type seven personality would love to read. This candle’s burn time is approximately 50 hours for a lasting earthy and popping aroma.
Enneagram Candles For Type 8: The Challenger
Eights are powerful and self-confident. An eight can be a force of nature because they carry a strong presence and naturally like to take charge. An eight can also be compassionate and concerned with justice. They have a strong will and know what they want.
The desire of an eight is to be protected.
The message an eight wants to hear is, “You are important.”
Challengers are assertive and self-confident people who make great leaders because they are action-oriented workers and overachievers. People with the eighth personality type sometimes come off as aggressive because they can be confrontational.
The Challenger-Scented Candle | You Will Not Be Betrayed
This hand-poured soy candle’s scent has strong notes of mahogany, leather, and teakwood matching the straightforward attitude of those who have the challenger personality type. On this candle’s label is an inspiring message to do good. The estimated burn time for this candle is about 50 hours for a long-lasting striking fragrance.
Enneagram Candles For Type 9: The Peacemaker
Nines are often the glue that holds relationships together. They are diplomatic in their choice of words, modest, and generally easy-going. A nine tends to be agreeable and can often downplay their wants or needs. They are also great at seeing both sides of things too.
The desire of a nine is peace.
The message an enneagram nine longs to hear is, “You matter too.”
Peacemakers want to be friends with everyone, so they are very agreeable and easy-going people. People with the ninth personality type try to steer away from disagreements and tend to avoid conflict, often ignoring their own needs to keep the peace between their group.
The Peacemaker-Scented Candle | Your Presence Is Needed
This rainwater, rose, and a subtle hint of sandalwood-scented Enneagram candle has a calming aroma that any person with the peacemaker personality type would love. On this candle’s label is an inspirational message made for those with a type nine personality to help brighten another person’s day. The estimated burn time for this candle is about 50 hours.
Light a candle with fragrances directly inspired by the unique qualities of each enneagram type and be motivated by the label’s inspiring quotes to share kindness with the world around you. Or gift a candle to a friend or loved one to remind them of how much they mean to you!
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Are you unsure of your type or of those who you’d like to buy enneagram candles for you? You can start by taking a test. If you want to further explore your type by taking a test, check our list of The Four Best Free Enneagram Tests Online.
If you’d like to explore enneagram gift ideas, here are some quick links to gift guides for different occasions and enneagram types.