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    Default Is e-liquid=essential oils?

    Hi guys, I know the question might be dumb but forgive me I'm new to vaping, I saw some vape pen on the market stated their product is for essential-oil use only, is that apply to e-liquid too?

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    Oil is not good for the lungs. Please do not vape it!

    I have no idea at all what vape pen would use it, but it is not a good idea at all!

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    NO! Never vape any kind of oil. Some people use peppermint oil in their recipes, but that is about the only type I've seen mentioned and then again it's a very small amount as part of a recipe.

    Oils are not recommended for vaping because oil is flammable and may ignite when used on a hot coil. Also remember you will be inhaling that hot oil into your mouth and throat.

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    No, essential oils are not the same thing. But I've seen vaping equipment on E-Bay with weird descriptions like this as it's against their TOS to sell anything e-cig related. I've also seen "personal oil vaporizer" and "oil warmer" in some descriptions to get around describing it as a e-cig device.


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    Is e liquid = essential oils ?.

    No !!!!!!!

    I'm going to say it because no one else has. E liquid is made from water based products, Vegetable Glycerine, Propylene Glycol and flavourings. That's all !
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    Quote Originally Posted by Susan W. View Post
    No, essential oils are not the same thing. But I've seen vaping equipment on E-Bay with weird descriptions like this as it's against their TOS to sell anything e-cig related. I've also seen "personal oil vaporizer" and "oil warmer" in some descriptions to get around describing it as a e-cig device.
    So uh, is coil-heated pen able to vape glycerin as well?

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    "essential oils" are usually made from "dry herbs" not so much for e juice
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    Quote Originally Posted by rudolph919 View Post
    So uh, is coil-heated pen able to vape glycerin as well?
    I guess it would be hard to say. I'd just stay away from something advertised like this and go with a product you know is going to work. There are plenty to choose from.
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    vegetable glycerin is the e-juice matrix. Yes, coil heated pens can vape it, that's what they're made to do.

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    The only time I've seen ejuice described as an "oil" is in the Asian community/countries. I believe they refer to the viscosity of the ejuice being like an "oil."

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