Whenever you start something new, those first few steps into the unknown can be tentative and apprehensive. Everyone’s a rookie at some point, but this doesn’t help when you feel like you’re unsure of what you’re doing. Vaping is no different and even the most confident vapers started their journey as newbies cautiously puffing and poking at their e-cigarette.
Here we go through a few steps to help you start vaping with confidence when you decide to make the switch to blu.
Find the right e-cigarette and e-liquid
Everyone has their own likes and dislikes, and e-cigarettes are no different. Figuring out what kind of vaper you think you’ll be is important as it’ll determine what kind of device will be best for you. You can use our interactive quiz to find out your ideal e-cigarette.
Getting the perfect e-liquid is just as important as even with a great e-cig, the wrong flavor can shape the entire experience. For more tips on picking the right e-liquid for you, check out our blog on how to choose your next e-liquid.
Plan out the first few weeks of your vaping experience
We love it when a plan comes together!
Having an idea of when you want to start vaping blu and how often you want to use your e-cigarette might help you make the switch to blu. If you’ve not vaped before, you may find that you need some time to get used to it. For example, as there’s no natural break when using an e-cigarette you may need to decide how long you vape for each time you use it. This is because when the tank or clearomizer is full your e-cigarette will last much longer and without this natural break, you might find yourself vaping for more or less time than you’d like.
If you’re making a gradual change to blu, having a plan can also help you factor in how quickly you’d like to switch. Include details of how much you think you’ll vape and if you want to increase this amount over the first few weeks.
Find a vape buddy
Good things come in pairs and vaping with an old friend alongside you will help you start vaping with confidence. Whether your friend is a long-time vaper who has convinced you to make the change, knowing there’s someone you can share your experience with will help.
If you do manage to find someone who is a vaper, be it for longer than you or somebody who’s decided to start vaping around the same time, you can troubleshoot any issues that you come across along the way and swap stories about how you’ve found your vaping experience so far. If you are looking for more advice on e-cigarettes, remember that our team is always here to lend a hand.
Get clued up on everything to do with e-cigarettes
E-cigarettes aren’t the hardest thing in the world to wrap your head around and with a little time everyone gets the hang of the in’s and out’s of vaping. The tricky part is getting through that period where you might need a little extra time to learn how e-cigarettes work and how you can look after them.
It’s tempting to skip ahead to the end and breeze past the advice online and from friends but ultimately you’ll have a better experience if you sit down and get to know the basics. There’s tons of information on our site on everything from e-cigarette battery maintenance to flavor ghosting. A good place to start is our Vaping Glossary which gives a run-down of all the need-to-know vaping terminology.