Queen Behind the Scent

Meet the woman behind the scent. Tasheena Salmon, MSW was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica. She migrated to New York City during her teen years, where she finished high school and completed her college career. Tasheena held a 15yr career in Education as a Dean of Students before transitioning to Social Work. Tasheena earned her Masters in Social Work from the prestigious New York University. Throughout the years Tasheena found her passion for helping people in many different ways. 

In the Spring of 2020, during a time that shook the world Tasheena discovered a new way to self care through creating candle. Tasheena decided to turn it into a business and launched her candle company The Simple Pleasures Candle Co. on November 11, 2020. Tasheena's mission with The Simple Pleasures Candle Co. is to bring joy into every home through aromatherapy.

Every collection is created with heart, love, light and positive energy. Tasheena believe a beautiful home is complete with a beautiful fragrance.  

"All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle".