For centuries, jasmine has been inspiring poets as a night-blooming flower that fills the air with its feminine, alluring scent. Not only does jasmine fight depression, it stimulates the release or hormones ? such as serotonin ? having a positive effect on the mind and body. Jasmine also has sedative properties and promotes restful, undisturbed sleep. This 6.5 oz. candle contains 100% soy wax, and all natural essential oils. It lasts between 20 – 30 hours.