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vaping went mainstream 27/12/2018

2018: The Year Vaping Went Mainstream

Vaping has become a popular option for adults looking for an alternative to traditional tobacco cigarettes,  leading to a boom in the US and global vaping markets. It was another exciting and fast-paced year in the American vaping sector in 2018, a time when e-cigarettes really became an exponentially popular form of nicotine delivery and when both institutions and government agencies sat up and started to take notice. It seemed like so much happened during the 12 months that it was almost difficult to try to keep up. But fear... Read More

Can You Get Secondhand Smoke from Vaping 26/09/2018

Can You Get Secondhand Smoke from Vaping?

It’s a burning issue: secondhand smoke is deadly, but what about vapor? By now, most people know the danger of inhaling other people’s cigarette smoke — it’s deadly. For many years, however, it was thought of as harmless, and so we didn’t mind when smokers lit up beside us: in our homes, at a bar, in the cinema — even in confined spaces like airplanes, where the air is recycled and we’re all breathing the same kind. Fast-forward to today and is seems unthinkable, even ludicrous. It’s thanks to advances... Read More

An Electronic cigar explodes on the hand of a user. Editable Clip Art. 19/09/2018

Why Do Vapes Explode, and How Can You Prevent It from Happening?

Not many vapes catch fire and explode, but when the rare one does, it captures the media’s perspective-less attention. If you’ve seen news reports about exploding vape gear, you may be wondering what’s going on — and how a seemingly simple device can erupt into a fireball and possibly cause damage. If you’re using vapes, or thinking about starting out with them and switching from cigarettes, you might well wonder if the same could happen to you and if everything might go up in smoke. The truth, however, is that... Read More

Man dripping his vape device, RDA or e-cigarette, close up, selective focus 12/09/2018

Need to Know: How Long Does Vape Juice Last?

If you’re asking yourself how long vape juice lasts, it all depends. Among the many benefits of vaping compared to smoking is that you don’t have to keep going to the store, every day or so, to get more cigarettes to feed your unhealthy habit. Those little bottles of vape juice may look very small, and seem as though they don’t contain very much e-liquid, but they’re deceptive — a little vape juice, indeed, goes a very long way. When you consider how much you would fork out on cigarettes... Read More

nicotine salt 15/08/2018

Vaping Query Answered: What Is Salt Nicotine?

Salt nicotine seems to be all over the place. Here we reveal exactly what this vaping star is. If you’re a vaper who follows the latest news and developments in this fast-moving sector (hopefully, including here on our blog), you may have been reading a lot lately about salt nicotine and still be wondering what on earth it is. In this blog, we’re going to examine this curiously-named substance and tell you all about it, including how you can use it to enhance your vaping experience. Salt nicotine — also... Read More

Top Vaping Blogs You Really Should Be Reading 18/07/2018

Top Vaping Blogs You Really Should Be Reading

To get an insight into the wonderful world of vaping and all the latest developments, follow these top vaping blogs. The vaping community is one that’s extremely vibrant and full of energy, and it extends right into the blogosphere. All kinds of people are running brilliant blogs discussing everything connected with the vibrant world of vaping, publishing news, opinions and reviews along the way. Here are some top vaping blogs you might want to consider following to give you a deeper understanding of the ever-changing vaping culture. Electric Tobacconist’s Top... Read More

Alternative smoking background. Unrecognizable man holding vape and tobacco cigarette in hands. Making choice, safe smoking and vaping concept 19/06/2018

Is Vapor and Smoke the Same Thing?

It can be confusing trying to figure out if vapor and smoke are the same thing. Let the Electric Tobacconist team clear things up. Spot the difference, from a distance: two people are puffing away on something and producing clouds of what seem to be toxic smoke. Have they lit up a cigarette, or are they vaping? It can be hard to tell, even up close, and it’s for this reason that even today, many vapers can be wary about using their devices in public, in case people think they’re... Read More

Can Vaping Damage Your Teeth 19/06/2018

Can Vaping Damage Your Teeth?

If you’re wondering “can vaping damage your teeth?” you first need to know what smoking can do for your pearly whites. Terrible teeth — stained yellow and with horrible brown splodges on them — are just one of the many side-effects of smoking cigarettes. Apart from the real health concerns associated with smoking, tobacco is bad for overall hygiene, including oral health, and can quickly lead to blemished teeth and breath that’s anything but fresh. Are those who manage to give up smoking by switching to e-cigarettes instead similarly affected... Read More

Best price in vape market neon sign. Electronic cigarette on dark brick wall. Vector illustration in neon style for smoking shop or vaping 12/06/2018

How Much Does It Cost to Vape?

To work out how much it costs to vape, you need to add up a number of factors. Smokers trying to stub out cigarettes for good and get healthier are increasingly turning to vaping as a way to do it. Other smoking, cessation methods, such as nicotine gums, sprays or patches, don’t always work, and e-cigarettes give smokers who are quitting the feeling that they’re used to. That means holding something that resembles a cigarette while still getting the nicotine they want, but not the toxic chemicals in burning tobacco.... Read More

Woman tourist passager getting in to airplane at airport, walking from the terminal to the plane. 05/06/2018

Can You Take a Vape on a Plane?

The question of can you take a vape on a plane depends on a number of factors. Here’s a handy guide to knowing the ins and outs of vaping and flying. E-cigarettes and all the other kinds of vape gear now available contain various components. These include a rechargeable battery, a tank containing e-liquid, and an atomizer chamber where the heating takes place and the vapor is generated. Newer models may also have an LCD display, as well as a number of other features. So, with all of these parts... Read More