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Why does e-liquid turn brown?

Some users have noticed that after a while, any e-liquid left in either the refill bottles, or the e-cigarette tank itself has started to turn brown. But why is this? And more importantly, is it safe to continue using it for vaping? In this blog we’re going to answer the question “why does e-liquid go brown?”, and what to do if it does. Put simply, the various ingredients in your e-liquid begin to break down and turn brown after prolonged exposure to both light, heat and air. While nicotine can... Read More

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How to vape

If you’re one of the growing number of smokers who have finally had enough of traditional cigarettes and are looking for the best way to quit, then more than likely, you’ll be thinking about switching to an e-cigarette. The reason e-cigarettes work so well, is that they not only help to quell the chemical addiction to nicotine, but also help to appease the habitual addiction of inhalation and the expected throat ‘hit’ that so many of us are used to after years of drawing on tobacco. But how do you... Read More

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What is sub-ohm vaping?

In the early days of e-cigarettes, there was little room for custom approaches to vaping. The design was quite simple too – a battery would allow electricity to pass through a heated coil that caused the e-liquid in the wick to turn into vapor that the user could then inhale. Of course, as soon as a new technology arrives, it’s only a matter of time before people with a flair for the dramatic begin to modify it. And it was this community of garden-shed geniuses that gave the world sub-ohm... Read More

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Why do my coils keep burning out?

Thanks to the multitude of e-liquid flavours available, it’s fair to say that sooner or later you’re likely to come across a flavour you’d prefer to avoid. However, many vapers find themselves repeatedly experiencing a ‘burnt’ taste whenever they inhale – and no matter what they try, it just won’t go away. In these cases, the culprit will nearly always be a burnt coil. But how does a coil get burnt? The short answer: Chain vaping or not having enough e liquid in the tank are common causes of coil... Read More

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How to refill an e-cig

In the electronic cigarette world, there are three different types of tank depending on the device used – and these are cartomizers, clearomizers, and atomizers. While all fulfilling the same use, on a fundamental level there are slight differences that need to be understood when refilling an e-cig – and as a result it is important to understand the anatomy of an e-cigarette. All e-cigs comprise of a battery, a tank and an atomizer. The battery powers the atomizer, which contains a coil wrapped around a wick that soaks up... Read More

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6 Vaping Myths Debunked

  Huge numbers of people have found vaping to be the easiest and most effective way of quitting smoking. E-cigarettes have not been linked to any death in the UK, they are cost effective and e-liquids come in a large variety of flavours. However, despite the fact that recent studies and reports have shown that vaping can actually help people quit smoking and that it is less harmful than smoking traditional cigarettes, there are still a number of common misconceptions. There are so many myths surrounding the vaping industry today,... Read More

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Vaping Glossary

    There are a host of terms used in the vaping industry, some of the meanings are obvious and others complete jargon to the new vaper (and even to those more experienced vapers!). This glossary is to help educate and provide meaning to the terms that you hear but were unsure of.  E-cigarette Glossary Adjustable Airflow – Dial or moveable opening that adjusts the airflow into a tank. By adjusting the airflow, vapers can choose the size of the clouds they produce or the intensity of the e-liquid flavour... Read More

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How to Switch to Vaping

For many, stopping smoking is the big change that they want to see for themselves, however, with so many temptations around it’s easy to slip back into bad habits. This year, the NHS endorsed e-cigarettes for the first time in 2017 Stoptober campaign, highlighting their benefits as an alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes. If you’re planning on living without cigarettes, vaping could be the key to staying on the right track. If you’re looking for a reason to start vaping, here’s what you need to know. What is an e-cigarette?... Read More

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What is an atomizer?

It’s easy to get lost when you’re new to the world of vaping… for instance, how is the average Joe supposed to know the difference between a clearomizer and a cartomizer? It is, however, a good idea to learn some of the lingo associated with vaping, as it can ultimately help you to edge closer towards that perfect vaping experience. So how does an e-cig actually work? In simple terms, an electronic cigarette is simply a device for changing the physical state of e-liquid into a gas by evaporation, which... Read More