Wax Melt Review: Papaya Mango, Patriot Candles

Patriot Candles, Papaya Mango
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  • Rated 3.5 stars
  • Very Good
$2.50
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Review Summary:

No scent description available.

Melt Size: 2.4 ounces (approximately 0.4 ounces per cube)

Melt Type: Clamshell style wax melt.

Where Melted: Large open living space

How Melted: Combination of electric melters (24W) and bulb melters (using 40W bulbs). Entire clamshell used.

Great For: Summer; People who love fruity scents; Cheap scent fix

Comments: I bought this wax melt at Walgreen’s.

Would I repurchase? Yes

Rating Breakdown:

  • Packaging/Presentation: This was a clamshell style wax melt with a clear window on the lid so I could easily view the color of the wax. The word ‘papaya’ was in green scrolled script and the word ‘mango’ was in a black all caps font. That gave the label a little bit of visual interest. There was a picture of a fruit tree high in the upper right corner that was just visible (looked like a papaya tree). The color of the wax was a salmon-y pink color. My wax melts were lumpy on what was supposed to be the smooth side. 2.5/5
  • Scent: This is where this wax melt shined! The first scent I really noticed was the mango scent – it actually had somewhat of a peach fuzzy type smell to it, too. A little citrusy and tangy but also sweet and juicy with papaya. It had almost a candy-like scent, so not the most authentic but definitely enjoyable! 4/5
  • Scent Throw: This wax melt provided a good scent throw in a large open area. I could smell it throughout my living space but it did not travel to other parts of the house. 4/5
  • Longevity: Unfortunately, this scent did not last as long as I would have liked in my melters. I’m comparing it to the ScentSationals wax melts I use most often. 3/5
  • Customer Service (if applicable): N/A
  • Overall rating: 3.5/5 (Technically 3.3 but rounded up because the scent was really good.)

Disclosures: None. I purchased this product myself.

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Happy candle burning ~

Andrea

Author: Andrea

Andrea is the voice behind Candle Scoop. She is a long-standing member of Candlefind and loves all things scented. While she enjoys scents across the spectrum, she is a die-hard bakery and fresh-scent fan. She enjoys rooting out bargains and candle discounts, but she won't hesitate to pamper herself with a luxury brand. When not writing or talking about candles, she enjoys spectator sports and playing with her pups. Andrea would love to hear from you, so don't hesitate to contact!

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