Know More About The Trendy E-Cigars

Posted by admin on November 23, 2016

Good news for the smokers, as they can use the electronic cigarettes from now on. Called popularly as an e-cigarette, this innovative product hit the market in the recent years and is considered to be a boon for the smokers. The product has many parts link tank, eliquid, and battery.

Base Ingredients of e-liquid

For the benefit of the readers, some details of this liquid are shared here. Basically, it is a mixture of Propylene Glycol (PG) and the popular Vegetable Glycerol(VG). These two form a basic ingredient and comes in various combinations. Glycol is known to a ‘throat hit’ which offers vapors and offer a feel of smoking. On the other hand, the glycerol has less power but offer smoothness to the throat. Many suppliers use various combinations to attract their clients. More importantly, one has to try all such combinations before settling to one that suits to the personal taste.

Nicotine and flavoring

Nicotine is added in the e liquid. It forms a base for the entire product. Once the base is created, the liquid nicotine is added. The nicotine used in e-Liquid is USP, pharmaceutical grade and is extracted into either a PG or VG base or combination of both. While the nicotine is extracted from tobacco, nicotine itself does not pose the same health risks as tobacco. It can, however, be dangerous to ingest e-Liquid, or to leave large amounts on your skin for prolonged periods of time. The flavouring used in e-Liquid is the same type of flavor extracts used in your food and drinks! This is extracted into usually a PG base. Sometimes there is a small amount of ethyl alcohol used to extract the flavor but this evaporates rapidly in the air and when exposed to heat.


 The flavors are mixed into the PG-VG base and nicotine in different ratios to create simple flavors like strawberry to complex dessert flavors like German Chocolate Cake. The eLiquid is really quite simple. The ingredients are found in food products that we consume and are deemed safe by the FDA. There are hundreds, if not thousands of e-Liquid brands out there. Some make inexpensive liquid, while others make more gourmet e-Liquids. It’s important to always do your research when choosing a brand as quality can vary. While vaping is not risk-free, the research so far shows that it is significantly less risk than traditional smoking. It is up to the buyer to choose the right combination and leave the traditional habit of smoking as early as possible.



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