What is E-liquid?
E-liquid is the solution
used in an electronic cigarette to produce its vapor, flavor, and in some
cases “throat hit”. Throat hit is a term
used to describe the bite in your throat produced by nicotine-containing
What does e-liquid contain?
Recipes vary. However, all contain the same types of ingredients. It starts with a base, which is the
solution used to create the vapor. This is made from a mixture of propylene glycol and vegetable
glycerin. Water soluble, natural, and
artificial flavoring ingredients are added to create the
variety of flavors that we offer.
Depending on the variety you have selected, your e-liquid may contain
between 0.00% - 2.4% nicotine. Some
e-liquids may also contain small amounts of food grade alcohol and/or
distilled water, which is often used in flavorings or to thin vegetable
What is propylene glycol?
Propylene glycol is a food grade
chemical used as an additive in a large number of cosmetic,
medical, and food products. In food products, it is used for flavoring and coloring. It has a slightly irritating
effect when inhaled and is used
to better mimic the irritation caused by inhaling tobacco smoke.
What is vegetable glycerin?
Vegetable glycerin is similar to
propylene glycol but thicker and with a sweeter taste. It is also much smoother when
inhaled than propylene glycol. When used
on its own, it is very thick and can be difficult to absorb
into your cartridge or cartomizer.
Some people (less than 2 or 3 %) develop some allergic reaction to E-Juice due to VG or PG. If you are concerned about it, please contact a physician.