If you are a smoker, who has been trying to stop this habit and couldn't, you know how hard it is to just quit. Though if you are not a smoker but have a loved one who do, trust me, it is hard to simply quit smoking.
Ever since people have started realizing the dangers of smoking a few decades ago, most of the people have found quitting the habit of tobacco very hard. Most of the companies have been innovating and manufacturing smoking cessation products for many years now. Ranging from nicotine patches to gums, nicotine addicts are using it to quit their habit. For those looking to get rid of their habit of smoking, the best alternative available in the market nowadays is vaping or electronic cigarettes.
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What is Vaping?
Vaping or e-cigarettes are intended for the adult smokers who wish to continue enjoying their nicotine habit at a reduced risk. Vaping makes use of vegetable glycerin or propylene glycol based liquid mixed with the small amount of nicotine and food grade flavoring that then get vaporized in a small battery powered atomizer, imitating the experience of smoking.
These are designed accordingly to look and feel like real cigarettes that emit artificial smoke which do not actually contain any tobacco. People inhale nicotine vapor which looks like smoke without any of the substance found in tobacco smoke which is harmful for the smoker and others around them. This has been in existence for several years and it is an ingenious device focused at providing smokers with a healthier option. Apparently also useful in helping to reduce and indeed quit smoking altogether.
The major advantage of Vaping over the nicotine gum or patches is that firstly, users have nicotine hit much quicker and secondly, the big reason why smokers fail to quit gums and patches is that they still miss the act of inhaling smoke from the cylindrical object. The e-cigarette simulates that even down to the smoke.
Speaking about the prices, utilization of vaping process is also beneficial from a financial perspective. The price range of the set of nicotine cartridges is lesser than purchasing the cigarettes. However, the initial investment of an e-cigarette kit may seem higher at first but users can save money in the long run.
As you see with many other popular products, there have been a wide range of cheap Chinese imitations present in the market. These are usually half the price of a branded electronic cigarette and look like the real thing as well. But this is inadvisable to use them because they have not been subject to the same rigorous testing the official electronic cigarettes have and can potentially be highly damaging to the user's health.
As e-cigarettes or other vapor products have become more and more popular, these have been increasingly used to smoke in clubs or pubs with a smoking ban. Vaping seems to be a next thing and it might soon replace the real cigarettes in the club.