What is Vaping/Smoking?

Tuesday, 19 April 2016  |  Admin

Here is some Vape Mountain wisdom for you: Vaping is not smoking, and neither is smoking, vaping. Surprised? Allow us to enlighten you further.

Vaping 101

The main reason that vaping is not smoking is because there is, shock, horror, no smoke involved. Vaping releases harmless vapour, caused by warming rather than burning, that is free from the unpleasant smell or dangerous toxins found in tobacco smoke. Vaping fluid is made for 4 - 5 ingredients, unlike cigarettes which have hundreds of toxins wrapped up inside. A vaporiser or tank is also battery run so there's no need for flames at all. Vaping devices are made up of more or less three parts: an atomiser tank which holds and heats your liquid, an inhaler to let you puff up the vapour and a battery to power it all. So essentially all vaping is, is inhaling the heat vapour from warmed e-liquids.

Do I Vape or Do I Smoke?

Vape, of course! We may be a bit biased, but we’re also just working with the facts, and statistically the most common type of vaper is typically also a smoker either trying to make the change from tobacco or who has successfully converted to vaping altogether. Hurray for them, and hurray for you if you decide to make the change. If you’re still not convinced, here are some facts for you!

Tobacco ‘Analogue’ Cigarettes Vs. Electronic Vaping

Tobacco Cigarettes Electronic Vaping
Made with over 200 toxins 5 ingredients
Bad smell No lingering bad smells
Causes 100,000 deaths per year No associated deaths
Costly Cheaper than cigarettes
Dangerous passive smoke Produces harmless vapour
Difficult to vary nicotine levels Different nicotine levels
Requires burning Electronically powered
Produces smoke and tar No smoke or tar
One flavour Endless range of flavours
Average cost: £700 per year Average cost: £400 per year

Up in Smoke

Vaping liquids offer varying levels of nicotine that means they can provide a satisfying experience even for heavy tobacco smokers, or, thanks to a wide range of 0mg formulas, can still offer the perfect flavour hit for those who have weaned themselves off nicotine completely.

Vaping is a great alternative to tobacco use, with many vapers happy to gain more for less: more flavour and more choice for less money and less health risks!

Give a vape a go now at Vape Mountain’s online store!

See Our Trending E-Liquids!

Iceliqs Originals Purity E-Liquid

Iceliqs Originals Purity E-Liquid

£3.99
Available
  • Flavourless - great for mixing and balancing flavours
  • Available in 0mg, 6mg, 11mg and 16mg strengths
  • VG: 30%, PG: 70%
  • Made in France
Eco Vape Dripping Blue Slush Max VG E-Juice

Eco Vape Dripping Blue Slush Max VG E-Juice

£6.99
Available
  • Classic blueberry slush flavour
  • Available with a 3mg or 6mg nicotine strength
  • VG: 80%, PG: 20%
  • Made in the United Kingdom
JAC Vapour Real Tobacco Gold UK Made VG E-Liquid - Money Off!

JAC Vapour Real Tobacco Gold UK Made VG E-Liquid - Money Off!

£2.50
(RRP: £4.99)
Available
  • Pure authentic tobacco flavour
  • Strengths: <1mg, 6mg, 12mg, 18mg
  • VG: 70%, PG: 30%
  • Made in the UK
Vampire Vape Ice Menthol E-Liquid

Vampire Vape Ice Menthol E-Liquid

£4.00
Available
  • Simple and powerful minty menthol flavour
  • Strengths: 0mg, 3mg, 6mg, 12mg and 18mg
  • VG: 50%, PG: 50% and VG: 40%, PG: 60%
  • Made in the UK
Iceliqs Originals Blueberry Blast E-Liquid

Iceliqs Originals Blueberry Blast E-Liquid

£3.99
Available
  • Sweet blueberry flavour
  • Available in 0mg, 6mg, 11mg and 16mg strengths
  • VG: 30%, PG: 70%
  • Made in France
Blu Pro E-Cigarette Clearomiser

Blu Pro E-Cigarette Clearomiser

£4.49
Available
  • Ergonomic mouthpiece for consistent vapour
  • Top-filling design makes refills quick and easy
  • Clear window shows how much e-liquid is left
  • Designed exclusively for Blu Pro to ensure compatibility
Kilo Black Series Apple Pie E-Liquid - Money Off!

Kilo Black Series Apple Pie E-Liquid - Money Off!

£1.60
(RRP: £3.99)
Available
  • Apple, caramel, cinnamon and flaky pastry flavour
  • Strengths: 0mg, 3mg, 6mg
  • VG: 70%, PG: 30%
  • Made in the USA
Eco Vape Premium Tutti Fruity V2 E-Juice

Eco Vape Premium Tutti Fruity V2 E-Juice

£3.99
Available
  • Sweet tutti frutti fruit flavour blend
  • Available in 3mg, 6mg, 12mg and 18mg strengths
  • VG: 50%, PG: 50%
  • Made in the United Kingdom
Nicocig Refill Cartridges Medium Strength Tobacco Cartomisers

Nicocig Refill Cartridges Medium Strength Tobacco Cartomisers

£4.75
Available
  • Refill cartomisers for Nicocig and Nicolites Rechargeable Electronic Cigarettes
  • Tobacco flavoured cartridges with medium nicotine strength
  • Available in packs of 5, 10, 20, 30 and 40 boxes
  • Also compatible with Nicolites electronic cigarettes
Eco Vape Dripping Vampire Astaire Max VG E-Juice

Eco Vape Dripping Vampire Astaire Max VG E-Juice

£6.99
Available
  • Blackberry and black grape flavour with eucalyptus and aniseed
  • Available with a 3mg or 6mg nicotine strength
  • VG: 80%, PG: 20%
  • Made in the United Kingdom
Eco Vape Premium Tutti Fruity V2 E-Juice - Money Off!

Eco Vape Premium Tutti Fruity V2 E-Juice - Money Off!

£3.59
(RRP: £3.99)
Available
  • Sweet tutti frutti fruit flavour blend
  • Available in 3mg, 6mg, 12mg and 18mg strengths
  • VG: 50%, PG: 50%
  • Made in the United Kingdom
DOT Tobacco Refill Pods

DOT Tobacco Refill Pods

£5.99
Available
  • Leafy, full-bodied tobacco flavour
  • Strength: 20mg
  • VG: 50%, PG: 50%
  • Made in the United Kingdom