Malus Incense

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$34
SCENT NOTES: Nootka cypress, oak, amyris, cypriol, scotch whisky, damp ash, vanilla, leather 

The smell of too much whisky and cigarettes on a musty wool shirt. The smell of a burning building and the damp ashes left behind. The smell of a leather chair whose springs have lost their bounce. The smell of rotting bark from a tree that fell decades before it's time. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and life is too short for perfection. 

- 20+ cones per tin
- Burn time: 20 min approx. 
- Scent lasts 2-4 hours (medium size room)
- Lid may act as burner
- Reusable packaging 
- Travel-friendly 
- Handmade 

 Q: How do I burn an incense pyre?          

A: First find a heatproof, non-flammable container such as a seashell, clay bowl, a rock or a device designed to burn incense cones. Place the cone in or on the container and light the tip of the cone with a lighter or match. Allow cone to burn for 10 to 15 seconds until a red ember is visible and then blow out. Your cone should smoke and continue to burn on its own. If it does not stay lit, try again.

 Q: How long will a cone of incense scent my room?         

A: Many hours depending upon your room size, ventilation such as AC or drafts. For larger rooms, burn two or three cones at once.

 Q: My incense cone didn't burn to the end. What do I do?              

A: First off, some mysteries of science and chemistry are never to be solved. Beyond that here are some helpful hints and tips. #1 Fire requires air. Try placing your cones on sand, salt or dry non-flammable soil to increase circulation. Also, try blowing on the cone a bit in the beginning to build up a larger ember #2 Made sure your cones didn't get wet or think about if the air is very humid. Water prevents fire. #3 Relight the cone. You can do this by holding the cone with tweezers for safety while you are lighting. #4 Break off the tip of a new cone. Sometimes the cone needs a larger ember to get started in life and to stay burning. #6 Don't let the flame run too long or too short before blowing out the cone. #7 Email info@blackbird.black for help.

 Q: Which of your scents are for men and which are for women?        

A: We believe that scent is a personal expression of your individuality and it's truly up to the individual to select scents that are right for them based on their skin type and personal preference. This is one of the main reasons that we offer all of our scents in sample sizes for purchase.

Q: Why can't I smell my Pipe Bomb Perfume?         

A: Pipe Bomb contains so few molecules that the nose may become anosmic to the scent. Read more about it here.

Q: My bottle of Pipe Bomb has white crystals around the sprayer. Is it defective?       

A: Pipe Bomb is what is called a "molecule perfume". One of the molecules it contains starts out in the crystal form before being diluted with alcohol. When the alcohol dries down the crystals go back to their solid state. You can wipe down the crystals with a cotton ball soaked in alcohol.

 Q: Where can I smell your incense and perfume in person?      

A: You can either purchase an incense sampler pack or the Eau de Parfum sampler mix. Or you can check our retailer page for a local vendor near you.

Q: How can I sell Blackbird products in my store? 

A: Contact wholesale@blackbirdballard.com for inquiry. 

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SB
05/08/2018
Sarah B.
United States

Love this incense

New packaging is beautiful and easier to open and close. The scent is phenomenal, people always freak out when I burn it during entertaining, its captivating.

AA
10/30/2017
andrew a.
United States

If I could smell like one thing on earth...

...I would smell like this incense. Very strong and very sexy on the masculine scents.

JK
05/28/2017
Joshua K.
United States

Clean Yet There Are Depths

The first scent that hits you is that of clean burning wood. Instant memories of playing with a wood burning kit when I was a kid. Deeper down there are darker scents. The smell of the first time stepping into a goth club. Something damp, sweat. Something cloying. Something hidden.

TG
05/11/2017
Thomas G.
United States

smells like dead cabin

is quite nice. great morning smell. or evening smell, or sexytime smell.

C
04/25/2017
Callie
Portland, Oregon

Life improver

After purchasing pretty much every scent offered by Blackbird over the years.. I'm sent a sample of Malus and am dying. Where has this been all my life? I have no idea. For you fans of the smoky, non-flowery, not too grassy... definitely cozy, warm, year round wintery, cabin hanging while sipping a whisky slowly.. I wanna die this smells so good. Ordering a full size tin asap.