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V2 Cigs UK Blog | Vaping & E-Cigarette News and Reviews

The Difference Between Nic Salts & Freebase Nicotine E-Liquids

29th Jun 2022

When you first get started vaping, the sheer volume of devices, vape styles and e-liquids, in particular, can be pretty overwhelming. With nic salts and freebase nicotine vape juice, you'll discover vape juice using two different methods - one with a lower PH (nic salts) and one with a higher PH level (freebase). The former is relatively new in the industry and involves extracting nicotine from the nightshade family of plants and blending it with a high-leve
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​How Long Does Nicotine Stay in Your System?

22nd Jun 2022

The duration nicotine stays in your system depends on a variety of factors. Ranging from the function of your liver, age or level of cotinine remaining - (the most important metabolite found in nicotine), results differ among every individual. Nicotine in most cases can stay in the body's system between one to three days, with cotinine metabolising at a slower rate, lasting anywhere from one to ten days. There may be different reasons why people want to k
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​Vaporesso Gen Series 200 vs 80S - Which is the Better Mod?

15th Jun 2022

What do you hope for when you upgrade to a vape mod from a smaller kit? The idea is to get more power, longevity, often larger clouds and plenty of additional features to pick from. This comparative review shines a light on e-cigarette manufacturer Vaporesso, who have released two new models from the Gen Series simultaneously - the dual 18650 Vaporesso 200 and the single 18650 battery, called the 80S. Which is the best mod if you need to pick between two kits with a
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What's the Best Vape for a Heavy Smoker?

8th Jun 2022

If you’re a heavy smoker, which is classed as inhaling 20 cigarettes or more per day, it’s very difficult to quit for good, even though the continued risks are severe. While cessation tools like nicotine gum and patches were previously the most used Nicotine Replacement Therapies (NRT), we have quickly seen over the past decade the rise of vaping as the number one cessation tool. This is because of a number of reasons - it’s a useful way to reduce nicotine levels
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Can You Take E-Liquid on a Plane?

1st Jun 2022

Hurray, during the first quarter of 2022 they lifted the majority of restrictions, meaning there are more flights available for holidays and business travel, compared to 2021, as normal service resumes. So you’ve packed your suntan lotion, sandals and at least three books ready for your time on the beach. But what about your vape kit, including any e-liquids? Are these even items allowed on board your flight? With so many restrictions at not just UK airports but international ones too, f
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The Do’s and Don’ts of Vaping at a Wedding

25th May 2022

Opinion on whether it’s ethical to vape at a wedding is divided as much as the seating plan between family and friends. Do you know what you can and can’t do as a vaper at a wedding? Rest assured, there are a few things to consider before deciding to take your vape for the big day. For instance, if the option is available to vape at a wedding, would you do so around guests while seated for the meal and best man's toast? Below are some rules to live by, whether legal requirements or solely con
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​GeekVape Aegis Mini 2 M100 Review - is this Box Mod an Upgrade?

19th May 2022

Out with the old and in with the new? Vapers are always on the lookout for the next box mod that’s going to take their breath away and industry manufacturing giants GeekVape may have done just that with the M100, known in other circles as the GeekVape Aegis Mini 2. While there’s a bit of confusion in the industry about what the official product name is, the performance and practicality of this device are clear. It’s a definite upgrade on the original Aegis Mini with a bigger battery and a
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Vaping 101: Vaping Etiquette

17th May 2022

For this month’s entry into our Vaping 101 series for new vapers, we’re focusing on etiquette. There are no formal rules about how vapers should conduct themselves in public (aside from any legislative restrictions, of course!), but we believe vaping etiquette is something all vapers should be aware of. View Our Full List of 101 Vaping Topics For whatever reason, vapers have lon
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