Vaping ads on social media must disclose nicotine risk

Washington, DC – The Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Friday sent four warning letters to firms that manufacture and market flavored e-liquid products. The letters cite postings by influencers on social media sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter that endorse the target companies’ products, without any warnings that the products contain nicotine, an addictive chemical. The FDA determined that the featured e-liquids are misbranded because the social media posts do not include the nicotine warning, which has been required since August 2018. The FTC stated that the FTC Act’s prohibition on unfair or … Continue reading Vaping ads on social media must disclose nicotine risk

Vanilla Bean Cream Vape Juice | Coffee e-Juice

Primary Flavors: Vanilla Cream+Whipped Cream+Espresso VAPE THE PIER E-JUICE Vanilla Bean Cream vape juice has rich vanilla flavor, with smooth notes of coffee and decadent whipped cream. It’s just like how I prepare my morning coffee. It all starts with a rich, dark brew. Simmer that coffee pot up to 200 degrees and let it drip. I pour out a huge mug and leave plenty of room for what’s to come. That’s right – loads of vanilla creamer and sugar. You’ll love the frothy goodness of this tasty coffee vape juice! Pre-steeped to perfection, Vanilla Bean Cream e-juice is a HIGH VG … Continue reading Vanilla Bean Cream Vape Juice | Coffee e-Juice

FTC, FDA: Vaping ‘Influencer’ Posts Must Include Health Warnings

The Federal Trade Commission has warned advertisers of e-liquid (vaping) products that any paid social media influencer plugs for their products (see photo) must contain the requisite health warnings. That came in letters from both the FTC and FDA to four companies, Solace Vapor, Hype City Vapors, Humble Juice and Artist Liquids Labs said that influencer posts without the required nicotine warning runs afoul of the Sec. 5 prohibition on false and deceptive advertising. They cited posts on Instagram, Facebook and elsewhere and asked the companies to respond ASAP on how they were going to come into compliance with Sec. … Continue reading FTC, FDA: Vaping ‘Influencer’ Posts Must Include Health Warnings

San Francisco officials advance bill to ban e-cigarettes

San Francisco officials on Friday advanced a bill that would halt the sale of e-cigarettes in the city — setting up the measure to get a vote by the full Board of Supervisors on June 18. The city’s Public Safety and Neighborhood Services Committee voted 3-0 to recommend that the legislation go before the full board for approval. If the bill passes, it would suspend the sale of e-cigarettes at brick-and-mortar stores and prohibit the delivery of e-cigarettes bought online to San Francisco addresses until the U.S. Food and Drug Administration completes a review to ensure the safety of e-cigarettes. … Continue reading San Francisco officials advance bill to ban e-cigarettes

Espresso Supreme | Best Espresso Vape Juice

Premium e-Juice Flavors: Chocolate+Fudge+Espresso+Cream Vape Awesometown e-Juice! Bottle Size: 60mL VG/PG: 80/20 You haven’t had an espresso like this before – Awesometown is proud to present their Espresso Supreme vape juice! This flavor is rich, creamy and oh so delicious. Tasting Notes: Oh man, this flavor is a treat. The chocolate fudge flavor is absolutely perfect, which is so rare in vape juice. It taste just like the brownies you make from the store bought mix. The espresso finish is a great touch too – it’s kind of like tasting the top roasty notes of espresso, without any of the strong bitters. … Continue reading Espresso Supreme | Best Espresso Vape Juice

Esquire Editors Reveal Their Favourite Central London Menswear Stores

If you find yourself lost in Central London, you have two choices. The first is to walk robotically along a row of tourist traps, buying nothing but ‘LONDON, BABY!’ T-shirts and bubblegum-flavoured vape juice. The second is that you can do your research. Just around the corner is the prestigious yet contemporary retail district of St James’s and Regent Street, home to classic British names such as Church’s, John Smedley and Aquascutum. To help you conquer these premium menswear destinations we’ve recruited some of Esquire’s most stylish writers to reveal their favourite stores and their top current pieces. “Few brands epitomise British craftsmanship … Continue reading Esquire Editors Reveal Their Favourite Central London Menswear Stores

Vaping’s Sticky Link to Mucus and Phlegm Revealed in E-Cigarette Study

The science community has not done the vaping industry any favors by discovering the many ills associated with e-cigarettes. Adding to a growing list of health concerns that includes wheezing, heart disease, and popcorn lung, scientists publishing in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine on Friday reveal a new consequence of vaping: even stickier phlegm and mucus. It’s already established that tobacco smoke from regular cigarettes makes it hard for the airways to clear phlegm and mucus from the lungs. Building on their previous work in the field, the team of researchers from the University of Kansas, University of Miami, and Mt. Sinai … Continue reading Vaping’s Sticky Link to Mucus and Phlegm Revealed in E-Cigarette Study