How to Clean an E-cig
- June 30, 2014
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If you are a regular e-cig user then you have to think about the safety of the e-cig. The safety always doesn’t mean the outer protection of the e-cigs. It includes the inner cleaning of the atomizer as well as the whole e-cig. No one has proved that e-cig is harmful like a usual cigarette. This is why people has been using e-cig to avoid tobacco smoking. However, the device which is helping in leaving harmful habit should be used carefully. There are some ways to keep neat and clean so that no harm is caused by this device.
Why should we clean E-cig
Most of the time it is found that no one is paying much attention in cleaning their e-cig. The user claim that they keep it in clean place, or in their bag. Therefore there is no need to clean the vaporizer separately. Some users are very health conscious and they always keep their hand clean at the time of eating. However, an e-cig which is always puffed by your mouth should be cleaner than your hand. Isn’t it? In an experiment it has been found that there are different bacteria species and different fungi which can be in the e-cig. By examining some e-cigs it has been proved and even some unexpected microbes were there too. The number was somewhat worrisome.
Easy steps to clean your e-cig
You have to take lint-free cloth or tissue to start cleaning. It will remove the dust and moisture from the atomizer and the linkage of the atomizer and battery. You need to blow to both end of the atomizer to make sure that there is no large dirt particles in the atomizer. Now come to the main part of the cleaning process. You have to make an alcohol solution. Now soak the e-cig in the alcohol solution for about 15 minutes. Different users like to shake it after this process to make it dirt free. You can also try this. Now put the atomizer on the lint-free cloth by keeping the battery side up. This is a drying process. Low let it dry 2-3 hours on the cloth. This will drain the unnecessary things from your atomizer. One thing you have to keep in mind that it is risky to start using the e-cig again before the drying up. This is because soaked atomizer, if used can damage it completely. Therefore, take time to let it dry. Many users suggest to use only absorbent towel to clean the e-cigs. This is an easier way to clean your e-cig. This is because, you don’t need to use any hot water and alcohol. Just avoid that step and do the above mentioned rest.
In conclusion, there are a number of ways to clean up your e-cigarette. The process mentioned above will let you clean not only the dirt, but also the bacteria and other unwanted substances in your E-cig. It will be more hygienic for the users to clean their E-cig regularly. However, if you really dont have time to clean, then its best to choose an E-cig brand that requires a little cleaning only like V2 Cigs (Review), Halo cigs (Review) and Apollo cigs (Review). They all produced high quality E-cigarettes that dont need that much cleaning.