Last updated: 16/10/2022

How we pick our products

34Products analysed

59Hours spent

11Evaluated articles

95User reviews

Incense is a material that releases fragrant smoke when burned. The term refers to the substance itself, rather than to the activity of burning it.

Incense: Bestsellers and current offers in the UK

The best incense in the UK: Our selection

Hem Precious Lavender Incense Sticks

Hem Precious Lavender Incense Sticks are perfect for those who want to enjoy the benefits of lavender without having to deal with the mess. These incense sticks have a quintessentially floral fragrance and will burn for 35-40 minutes.

Nag Champa, Super Hit, Oodh, Positive Vibes, Namaste, Champa

Nag Champa, Super Hit, Oodh, Positive Vibes, Namaste, Champa, Opium, Reiki Spiritual Healing and Karma Traditional Ayurveda Meditation Satya Incense are some of the most famous incense brands in the world. These high quality genuine products are original hand-rolled from India with no child labor or animal by-products. The recycled paper and lack of toxic materials make this a wonderful fragrance gift set.

Incense: Frequently asked questions

What types of Incense are there and what determines a good product?

There are many types of incense, but the most common ones you will find in stores and online are Nag Champa Incense, Sandalwood Incense Sticks & Cones. You can also buy other varieties like Patchouli or Jasmine etc.

The quality of the ingredients used in making an incense is what determines a good Incense. There are many factors that determine how well it burns, how long it lasts and its overall scent profile. For example, some companies use cheap fillers to bulk up their product while others do not add any filler at all but instead rely on high-quality natural ingredients for strength and longevity.

Who should use a Incense?

Anyone who wants to enhance their meditation, ritual or spell work. Incense is used in all kinds of spiritual practices including Wicca and Paganism as well as many other religions such as Buddhism and Hinduism.

Based on what criteria should you buy a Incense?

The first and foremost criteria is that the Incense must be safe. Then it should have a pleasant smell which can spread in your house or office. It should not cause any kind of irritation to anyone using it, either directly or indirectly (like causing allergies). And lastly, you need to like its fragrance.

Make sure you compare the specifications of the Incense before buying it. There is a huge difference in quality between different brands, so make sure to buy one that meets your needs at an affordable price.

What are the advantages and disadvantages of a Incense?


Incense is a great way to get the benefits of aromatherapy without having to light it on fire. It can be used in any room, and there are no open flames or smoke involved. Many people find that incense helps them relax at night before bedtime, especially if they have trouble sleeping due to stress or anxiety.


Incense can be messy and smoky. It is also easy to burn your house down if you are not careful. The smoke may irritate some people’s lungs, eyes or skin. Some incenses contain oils that will stain clothing and furniture as well as the air in a room where they have been burned for an extended period of time (i.e., weeks).

Shopping Guide: Everything you need to know

Which brands and manufacturers are represented in our review?

In our review, we present products from various manufacturers and suppliers. The list includes products from the following brands and manufacturers, among others:

  • Satya
  • Stamford of London
  • HEM

What is the price range of the featured products?

The cheapest Incense in our review costs around 5 pounds and is ideal for customers who are conscious about their money. However, those who are willing to spend more money for better quality can also spend around 19 pounds for one of the more expensive products.