The electronic cigarette is more and more appreciated at the expense of the classic cigarette. Failing to acquire its e-liquid at the market, it is possible to make it yourself. Here are a few steps to get there.
Why vapourize according to your own rules?
The electronic cigarette has the wind in its sails today. It is very popular with people who want to quit smoking. The use of this device requires that you have an e-liquid. The latter offers a good vapor and beautiful sensations. In general, to get some, many people have recourse to stores specializing in the sale of electronic cigarettes. However, it is possible to make your own e-liquid. Here is how to proceed.
Why make your own e-liquid?
From now on, it is possible to vapoter thanks to DIY by making your own e-liquid. This has countless advantages for vapers. First, it is cheaper to make your own e-liquid than to acquire it on the market. For example, to make a bottle of e-liquid of 10 ml will cost you a maximum of 1.5 euro. On the other hand, it will be necessary to provide at least 5.90 euros for the purchase of the same bottle in stores. Besides this aspect, the DIY e-liquid allows you to make the recipe according to your choice. The composition and quantity of ingredients will depend on your preferences and tastes. Fruity, gourmand, mint or classic, the choice will depend on your flavors. If you want to make your own cannabidiol e-liquid, feel free to consult our article " How to make your own CBD e-liquid?" .
The ingredients needed to make your e-liquid
Making e-liquid for an electronic cigarette is not a complex task if you have the necessary ingredients. Among other things, you need to provide flavors, a base and boosters.
Flavors are necessary for the manufacture of an e-liquid, because they offer a unique flavor to the preparation during vaping. The flavors are multiple on the market, you can make your choice according to your tastes. You can also make quite original mixtures to make your vape unique. Among others, you can choose between fruity, minty, classic brown or classic blonde flavors. However, for original and original flavors, some manufacturers offer concentrated flavors.
The e-liquid base is an essential element for a successful DIY e-liquid. It consists of a dosage of PG / VG that offers the liquid its consistency. Thus, depending on your dosage, you can get a liquid more or less viscous or more or less liquid. Regarding the ideal volume, it is recommended to opt for bases of 125 ml or 1 liter. For a first test, a base of 125 ml is sufficient. In addition, the rate of PG / VG that you choose will depend on the steam that you want to bring out.
Boosters and additives
Finally, the boosters will allow you to add nicotine in the liquid. They contain 20 mg / ml of nicotine as allowed by law. The additives on the other hand, are optional in terms of a DIY e-liquid. If you plan to integrate them into your preparation, you must add between 1 and 3 % of additives in the total volume. Indeed, these additives give a special touch to your e-liquid. You can, among other things, get a smoky, acidic, sweet or fresh taste. For example, by adding pyrazine, you get a taste of roasted hazelnut.
How to make your DIY ?
Apart from the ingredients mentioned above, you need to provide some materials to make your e-liquid. These include a graduated syringe or an empty graduated bottle. This will be used to transfer all the elements safely or accurately. Once you have all these materials, you can make the mixtures. First, put the base into an empty vial. Next, add your flavors in the proportions you have set. However, in principle, the proportion of your flavors should correspond to 10 % of the final mixture. Finally, add your boosters as needed and proceed with the mixing. If the result does not meet your expectations, you can rectify by adding base or flavoring.