What is Vaping?
By definition, 'vaping' is the act of inhaling water vapor through a personal vaporizer or electronic cigarette. Vaping eliminates 4000 chemicals and carcinogenic compounds that come from real cigarettes, without compromising the act of 'smoking' itself. Vaping can also contain nicotine as an option for maximized effect of cigarette smoking.
Is it safe?
Obviously, the safest thing to do is to quit smoking altogether. But if it's not an option, vaping is a safer alternative. Still there are many questions left to be answered since vaping is a fairly new practice. But there are now more promising studies that show that vaping is a much safer practice than smoking.
How many Cigarettes in 1 mL of eLiquid?
This is difficult to calculate. It depends on the size of the "drag" you take among other factors. We have found answers on the internet ranging from 1 ml=1 pack to 3 ml=1 pack. Using the average (for the average user) then, 2 ml=1 pack. so, a 10 ml bottle=5 packs and a 30 ml bottle=15 packs.
Cost of eLiquid vs. Tobacco Cigarettes
Using the above numbers, the equivalent costs would be: A 10 mL bottle=$4.95
1 pack of cigarettes=$5 to $14
Using a $6 Pack average
A pack a day smoker would spend $7 day x 365 days per year=$2555 per year.
A pack a day vaper would spend $1 day x 365 days per year=$365 per year.
You are the best person to judge your usage, how long of a drag you take and how much nicotine you need to satisfy your craving.
The average for a pack a day person with eGo style pen. The numbers show length of use on a single charge: 650 mAh: 4-6 hours, 1100mAh: 1-2 days. Most vape devices now a days use much larger batteries with average 2000-2500mAh battery life. Although the battery has a larger capacity, many of these devices use more energy to produce better quality vaping experience.
0 mg: Non smoker, just for enjoying the flavor! (eGo style pens) 6 mg: Up to 1/2 pack a day 12 mg: 1/2 - 1 pack a day 18 mg: 1-2 packs a day 24 mg: 2+ packs a day. If you're using a more modern device, we recommend you cut your nicotine in half, minimum. This is because the more modern devices work much more efficiently and will deliver a more satisfying "Hit" compared to the older eGo style pens. We will not sell products to anyone under 21 years old. Must have proof of age. All products must be kept out of the reach of children. Nicotine is hazardous!