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PG vs VG E-Liquid: What’s the Difference?

As if choosing from the hundreds of e-liquids available to you is hard enough, there are also other things to consider. Whether you’re a first-time vaper or an experienced one, the terms ‘PG’ & ‘VG’ may sound very familiar to you. You may have noticed these acronyms before on the side of a bottle of e-liquid, usually represented as a percentage or a ratio. To put it simply, PG and VG are the basic ingredients found in nearly all e[...]

7 August 2018

Posted in: E-cigarettes FAQs

A Beginners Guide to Sub-Ohm Vaping

Until quite recently, sub-ohm vaping was not very common and was only carried out by experts who understood coil building and Ohm’s Law. However, with the introduction of higher-quality and safer devices, sub-ohm vaping has become more popular. What is Sub-Ohm Vaping? Sub-Ohming means to vape with an atomizer that has a resistance level of less than one Ohm (an Ohm is a unit used to measure electrical resistance). This is where the[...]

23 July 2018

Posted in: E-cigarettes FAQs

5 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who Vapes

How many comments have you heard from people when you pull an e-cigarette out of your pocket? While the majority of people are curious to learn more about vaping , it can often be an annoyance for vapers. After explaining the benefits and facts most people are generally accepting but others may not be as ill-informed. If you’re reading this right now and know someone who vapes, then take note to not ask them these questions about va[...]

26 June 2018

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E-Cigarette Usage & Safeness

Many people often wonder about the dangers of e-cigarettes, especially now more than ever after a man in America died when his vape pen exploded. The case is currently making headlines around the world and it is thought to be the first death caused by vaping products in the US. Tallmadge D’Elia died at his home in Florida after his vaping device blew up with fragments being projected into his skull. It was reported that he suffer[...]

31 May 2018

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E-Cigarettes Contain Same Carbon Monoxide Levels as Non-Smokers

Here at VIP, we recently came across an interesting video by the BBC News which shows a subject being tested for levels of carbon monoxide in the body. Carried out at Queen Mary University in London, the test showed that carbon monoxide levels of a non-smoker and someone who uses an e-cigarette produced the same result of 4. However, when the subject took a drag of a regular cigarette this number more than doubled, to 10, highlighting that[...]

29 May 2018

Posted in: E-Cig News

Most Common E-Cigarette Myths in 2018

No doubt you will have seen some of the stories in the media recently following the publication of PHE’s latest update of the evidence on e-cigarettes.  E-cigarettes do get some bad press and we need to address the many myths in this sector. Not surprisingly, there are lots of inaccuracies and misconceptions about e-cigarettes and vaping. This blog looks at the most common myths and provides the facts from Public Health England. PHE’s l[...]

22 February 2018

Posted in: E-cigarettes FAQs

E Cigarettes and Heated Tobacco Products: Evidence Review

There have been stories in the press regarding vaping lately; of which a lot of them are quite negative and misleading. What the world needs to know and understand is that they should listen to experts in this field and not every story that gets published. Public Health England are a world-renowned Health Body and are experts in the area of e cigarette safety. The report they conducted in 2014 found that e cigarettes are at least 95% l[...]

9 February 2018

Posted in: Industry News