Take off the paper tape and insert the candle refill in empty glass votive. Burning the candle for the first time let it burn until the whole surface is liquid. Cut the wick 1cm short before each burn. Burn the candle no longer than 3-4 hours at a time under supervision. Keep out of draft and reach of children. After burning the candle allow the wax to cool completely before handling, the votive will be hot.