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Nic Salts

Nic Salts is a shorthand term for nicotine salts and allows users to experience a more natural nicotine experience with a smoother throat hit, especially at higher nicotine strengths. Further information can be found here.
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Is Salt Nic & Nic Salt the Same?

Salt Nic & Nic Salt are the same. Brands use both terms interchangeably
for a variety of different reasons but they both an abbreviation of the term “nicotine

Is Salt Nic Safer Than Cigarettes?

Yes. By switching to
e-cigarettes and nic salts, you are essentially changing your nicotine delivery
method to a safer alternative. Vaping is a safer alternative to traditional cigarettes
and has been recognised by organisations such as the NHS and PHE. Whilst nicotine
is addictive, it isn’t responsible for the deaths caused by tobacco products.

How Much Cigarettes is
20mg of Nicotine?

Nicotine absorption rates
vary between cigarettes and e-cigarettes. Nic salts are usually available in
10mg and 20mg, however, 5mg is beginning to rise in popularity. 20mg is
generally used for heavy smokers who smoke more than 20 cigarettes per day. It
can be difficult to exactly determine how many cigarettes 20mg is equivalent to.
On average, if you vape a whole 20mg nic salt bottle in one day, that would be the
equivalent to the nicotine delivered by around 20 cigarettes.

Which Nic Salt is the

This is a subjective
question and really depends on the user. If the nicotine salt you choose to vape
is TPD compliant, you should be safe. Premium brand such as Six Licks & Pod
Salt may have the edge over budget and value brands. You can distinguish between
different forms of nic salts. Users generally report that salicylic nic salts
are the smoothest.

What Strength Nic
Salt Do I Need?

Nic salts generally
have less strength options compared to freebase nicotine. We always provide a
personalised opinion when helping users select their nicotine strengths. In
general, we would recommend that 20mg is ideal for users who smoke appropriately
15 or more cigarettes per day. 10mg is suggested to users who smoke around
10-15 cigarettes per day. 5mg is perfect for light smokers who consume around
5-8 cigarettes daily.

What are the Side Effects
of Salt Nicotine?

When seeking medical
advice on vape products, the best source of advice can only be given by a
health expert or someone who specialises in the scientific research of vaping
and health. As nicotine is known to cause dehydration (like caffeine and
alcohol), we recommend drinking plenty of water daily. Occasionally, some users
can have a sensitivity to the acidic nature of nic salts. If you find you are
coughing a lot or experiencing irritation in the throat, you should switch to freebase

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