VG vs PG

VG vs PG

So, you’ve given up the ciggies, you’ve chosen you’re first device and now comes the next hurdle. When looking for e-liquid, you will hear the terms VG and PG thrown around a lot, but what are they? And how do they affect your vaping experience? Not to worry, we’ve put together a few reasons why you should choose a VG or PG based e-liquid and why. First let’s have a little background on what these ingredients are and what they do.

PG

PG stands for Propylene Glycol. It is a colorless liquid which is practically odorless but has a faint, sweet taste. The name may sound daunting, but PG is made to food-grade standards and its main use is as a food additive.  PG based e-liquids are considered better for flavour, as PG blends with flavour concentrates better than VG and it also gives a throat ‘hit’, similar to that of smoking cigarettes.

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