On the blogs and forums of the vaping community there is an ongoing discussion about the side effects of Propylene glycol (PG). They might become apparent as symptoms of sensitivity or even as an allergy. An ignored PG allergy can lead to serious health problems. Fortunately, as the latest research results confirm, the PG allergy is of a very rare occurrence. It is different, however, with the PG sensitivity which has been observed as a fairly common side effect. Continue reading
VapeChemy team has questioned some of their most loyal consumers to find out what are the differences between nicotine cigarette smoking and vaping. The average duration of smoking nicotine cigarettes of all the respondents is 15 years meaning that smokers may contract high blood pressure, atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that the risks for heart attack and stroke rise over the long term. Conversely, these risks drop to normal 15 years after quitting. Continue reading
It is a luxury to be able to mix the e-liquids in upmarket premises or – in other words, in a certified cleanroom. Since they are very expensive most DIY enthusiast or even e-liquid companies can’t afford them and are forced to operate in adapted rooms.
So, what actually is a certified cleanroom and have much does it cost? Continue reading
If you are a student or a graduate of The Institute of Solid State Physics of the University of Latvia or a relevant educational institution and you want to build your professional career in the field of physics, chemistry, and develop in an international company that is spreading across the Europe and other continents, then come and join the VapeChemy team in Riga where the corporate headquarters are located. Continue reading
There has been a long discussion about the issue: do e-cigarettes contribute to the teen smoking?
A research in California confirms this to be true. An expert from Boston, however, asserts that there has not been sufficient evidence to prove this correlation. Continue reading
What are the best practices when one decides mixing e-liquids? We see three basic things which definitely should be taking into account:
- Maintain professional attitude – be as precise as possible, clean up after the work, make notes of what you had mixed etc.;
2. Use high quality ingredients – always use ingredients (PG, VG, nicotine, flavorings) of known producers;
3. Operate in up to the mark premises – in the ideal case it would be a certified Cleanroom.
We are encouraging you to become more sophisticated in the best practices of mixing e-liquids: please come back for the next posts coming soon.
A government study in the USA has found that almost 70 percent of American smokers want to quit, but only 6 percent succeeded. Why? First, it is hard to overcome the physical addiction to nicotine, and second, it is an embedded psychological habit which is hard to break.
“It’s easy to quit smoking. I’ve done it hundreds of times,” said Mark Twain. Does it sound familiar? – Let’s encourage you since now we can offer you a way how to save time and quit only ONCE and forever. Continue reading