A battery powered device that emits
a flavored fog containing nicotine (if the user prefers it) when inhaled. It is an alternative
to real cigarettes, and contains no tobacco, tar, or the thousands of chemicals in tobacco smoke
. It also produces
no second hand smoke which
makes it legal to smoke
in most establishments.
The device uses a liquid to produce the fog. The liquid consists of pharmaceutical grade
Propylene Glycol, flavorings, and nicotine. Nicotine amounts are typically available
in ranges of 0-36
mg. A small amount of users will experience an allergic reaction
to PG and should discontinue use if symptoms appear. Care should be taken to keep the liquid out of reach of children and/or pets as nicotine is a poison.
comes in various models
and colors, most of which
are similar to the size of actual cigarettes and cigars.
and E-Cigarette are most commonly used, they
are not the best terms to describe the device. A more appropriate term would be "personal vaporizer" or "personal inhaler".