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Smokshop Gets Salty

Smokshop Gets Salty

Nicotine salts. What even are they? Are they just a buzzword for the latest trend in vaping or are they a legitimate new advancement in vaping that is set to forever change the landscape of e-liquid. Its no secret that almost every e-liquid you can buy has a 'salt' version of that liquid. But what does that even mean? Its pretty straightforward actually. Nicotine salts are a form of nicotine that more closely resembles the way nicotine occues naturally in the tobacco leaf. The salts are formed in the presence of acids, as opposed to the nicotine that is traditionally...

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The Most Popular Question Asked In Vape Shops

The Most Popular Question Asked In Vape Shops

As a vaping company we are asked plenty of questions every single day. It makes up a lot of our day to day routine here at Smokshop and people asking questions helps us help the people that come through our doors throughout the year. Thankfully we're equipped with the experience to answer a lot of these queries and problems that our customers bring to us. Naturally we hear a lot of the same questions come up time and time again, but one of them trumps them all. One question we hear all the time is 'Got anything fruity?'. A seemingly...

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Are Second Hand Vaping Fumes Harmful?

Are Second Hand Vaping Fumes Harmful?

We all know the risks of secondhand cigarette smoke to your body. In fact, second hand cigarette smoke is proven to cause around 7,330 deaths from lung cancer and 33,950 deaths from heart disease each year.As the populations awareness of the detrimental effects of secondhand smoke became clear, country-wide action was implemented to reduce the risks, such as a ban on smoking in public buildings which was made active from 1 July 2007. With more smokers looking to give up their bad habit, recent years have seen the world-wide sensation that is vaping come into force. An NHS-recommended product to...

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Is Vaping Bad For Your Teeth?

Is Vaping Bad For Your Teeth?

It’s a well known truth that smokers have poor oral hygiene. With everything from nicotine and tar to ash and smoke entering your mouth as a smoker, it’s unsurprising that you experience tooth discolouration, harmful bacteria and more. To combat the damaging effect that smoking has on the body, many of those addicted to the bad habit are swapping to e-cigarette vaping in an attempt to improve their health. While many know that vaping is better for their respiratory health than smoking, can the same be said for their oral health? Read on to find out. Disclaimer: SmokShop is not...

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Is Vaping Bad For You?

Is Vaping Bad For You?

Vaping is a global phenomenon. Since e-liquid became more widely available around a decade ago, the World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that the number of vapers has increased fivefold to a whopping 35 million worldwide. This is expected to rise even further, to 55 million, by 2021. This extraordinary popularity can be linked to a growing number of individuals picking up a vape pen as an alternative to smoking tobacco and the enormous online community that has been built around it as a hobby. But recently, vaping has been hitting the headlines for a very different reason. In mid-August of...

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