WARNING: Always burn candle within sight. Keep candle away from things that can catch fire. Keep candles out of reach from children and pets. Trim wick to 1/4" before each lighting, burn no longer than 4 hours at a time. Lead free wick. Candle is primarily for decorative purposes. Due to it's sculpted shape it may have excessive wax dripping while burning. Burn candle on large plate to catch drips.