WHAT IS THE NUCIG?
The NUCIG is the NEW hi-tech 21st Century modern alternative to smoking real cigarettes.
The NUCIG is an electronic cigarette - also known as electric cigarettes, e-cigs or ecigs.
The NUCIG looks like a cigarette.
The NUCIG smokes like a real cigarette.
The NUCIG satisfies like a real cigarette.
DOES THE NUCIG 'FEEL' and 'TASTE' LIKE REAL CIGARETTES?
The NUCIG is a result of extensive research and development and provides the most realistic smoking experience possible and very similar to real cigarettes.
It looks like a cigarette, it smokes like a cigarette and it satisfies like a real cigarette. You still get the throat hit and the instant nicotine intake as before. Look very closely at the NUCIG - it really does look and smoke like a real cigarette - just without all the problems of a real cigarette.
WHAT IS THE SMOKE THAT IS RELEASED?
This is NOT smoke - It is simply condensed air/water (vapor) which is mixed with the nicotine in the electronic cigarette cartridge to emulate the sensation of smoking. The vapor tastes and feels just like the smoke from a normal cigarette.
IS THE VAPOUR HARMFUL?
It is not 'real' smoke. The exhaled vapor is no more harmful than fresh air - so there is absolutely no 'passive smoking'.
DOES IT SMELL?
The vapor is odorless and evaporates within seconds. It does not linger, nor does it cause discolouration to walls - unlike cigarette smoke. It doesn't give you 'smokers breath' or leave your hair, hands and clothes smelling of stale cigarettes either.
DOES THE NUCIG PROVIDE NICOTINE?
YES - The cartridges/filters used by the NUCIG are possible in either High (18mg), Medium (12mg), Low (6mg) or Zero (0mg) content.
HOW DO I KNOW THE CORRECT NICOTINE LEVEL FOR ME?
All of the Advanced Pro Kits each contain 5 cartridges/filters in ALL the above levels. You simply try each one in turn and see which is the best for you.
The correct level will be the one which satisfies your throat hit/cravings in 3-6 draws.
NUCIG - IS IT SAFE?
Drexel University, August 2013: "the study released today confirms that chemicals in e-cigarettes pose no health concern for users or bystanders"
Hajek, Lancet, July 2013: "the chemicals that make cigarettes dangerous are either absent or present only in trace concentrations"
Inhalation Toxicology, October, 2012: "the study indicates no apparent risk to human health from e-cigarette emissions"
Professor Robert West of University College London: "the risk is negligible, and compared with smoking there is no contest"
Professor John Britton of the Royal College of Physicians: "if all the smokers in Britain stopped smoking cigarettes and started smoking e-cigarettes we would save 5 million deaths"
The NUCIG does not contain tobacco, tar, carbon monoxide or any of the other 4000 harmful chemicals you normally inhale from a lit cigarette. In fact the NUCIG contains only about 18 chemicals - all passed safe for human consumption. As a result of this - the NUCIG is SAFER than smoking real cigarettes.
The NUCIG does contain nicotine, which whilst not dangerous in normal quantities, it is addictive, so we only sell our products to responsible adults over the age of 18.
If you try to smoke the NUCIG for too long or too aggressively - a safety switch will automatically shut the NUCIG down for 60 seconds.
All our kits are fully EU SAFETY CHIP Directive compliant, stocked at the pharmacy and carry all the necessary CE and ROHS logos for your added safety.
CAN I SMOKE THIS WHILST I'M PREGNANT?
We do NOT recommend using the NUCIG or ANY nicotine products whilst pregnant. Nicotine is still a drug, and may be harmful to your unborn baby.
WHAT ABOUT THE SMOKING LAWS - IS THE NUCIG LEGAL TO SMOKE?
YES - As there is no lighting up/flame, no burning tobacco and the smoke being just a vapor, it is perfectly legal to use the NUCIG where normal cigarettes are banned. As an example, the NUCIG can now be used safely in pubs, restaurants, public places and even on some commercial aeroplanes/flights.
IS IT COMPATIBLE FOR POWER/VOLTAGE/CONNECTOR RATING IN MY COUNTRY?
The power module has an an input voltage range of 100V to 250V - perfect for the world over.
We provide 3 main powerline connectors - UK 3 pin plug, Euro 2 pin plug and USA/Canada 2 flat pin plug.
If you require a different connector please contact us for advice .
HOW CAN I AVOID AWKWARD QUESTIONS WHEN USING THE NUCIG IN PUBLIC?
Our starter and full kits come with a second 'public safe' NUCIG - instead of glowing a burning orange tip, they glow a neon BLUE showing anyone that it is not a real burning cigarette. The NUCIG is available in a natural look, but also in All BLACK and ALL PINK. Also as they show the NUCIG brand mark - all of this makes it obvious that it is not a real cigarette and avoids those awkward questions when using in public places.
HOW MUCH CAN I SAVE SMOKING NUCIG?
You can save up to 80% compared to real cigarettes. As an example - a medium smoker of 20 cigarettes a day can save over £1200 a year. A single NUCIG cartridge is equivalent to 25-30 traditional cigarettes, and cartridges can be as cheap as 1.70p each. That makes 20 cigarettes less than £1.20!
WHAT STRENGTH REFILLS DO I NEED?
NUCIG electronic cigarette refills show the TOTAL nicotine content - so divide the content by 7 to give you average nicotine per 'cigarette' amount.
Remember - all our value, starter and full kits come with 5 mixed nicotine refills - perfect to find your required level.
I SMOKE MENTHOLS - IS THIS POSSIBLE?
YES - in fact we also do other flavours such as Apple, Strawberry, Vanilla and Coffee etc.
DO YOU PROVIDE COMMERCIAL FLAVOURS LIKE SILK CUT, BENSON & HEDGES, MARLBORO etc ?
YES - We provide over 30 different additional flavours as DIY refill kits so you can replenish your expired cartridges at the fraction of the cost of buying new ones.
Due to copyright laws we are not permitted to label our commercial flavours like the original - but if you like silk cut for example we have a version which we know our customers will find quite convincing.
HOW DO I KNOW WHEN I HAVE 'SMOKED' 1 CIGARETTE?
Very simply, an average cigarette is consumed in 10-12 inhalations - but the best thing about NUCIG is you can have a couple of drags and put it away - it will automatically turn itself off and wait until you need to use it again. This means greater savings in money by not being forced into using a 'full cigarette' every time you feel the urge to smoke.
CAN I USE THIS TO QUIT SMOKING?
Many people have found it very easy to stop smoking real cigarettes when using the NUCIG.
Many people actually prefer using NUCIG to real cigarettes.
We have many reports of NUCIG users who out of curiosity try a real cigarette and actually find them awful as they can actually taste the chemicals in the cigarette - this is because they are now accustomed to the NUCIG as a cleaner way to enjoy 'smoking'.
HOW DOES THE PRICE COMPARE TO ORDINARY CIGARETTES?
YES - 80% cheaper comparing NUCIG cartridges/filters and real cigarettes !
The NUCIG MaxVol cartridge can be as cheap as £1.70 per cartridge/filter ( 1 Nucig cartridge/filter up to 30 cigarettes ).
A normal pack of 20 cigarettes is about £5.50, whereas the equivalent NUCIG filters cost £1.10
IT IS 80% CHEAPER. As well as the obvious safety advantages over normal cigarettes, there is a significant amount of savings
to be made. A NUCIG KIT can pay for itself within 14 days ! Please see our price comparison analysis.
WHY SHOULD I CHOSE NUCIG - THERE ARE CHEAPER MODELS AVAILABLE ELSEWHERE.
We know that we are probably not the cheapest out there - but we promise to provide the ultimate smoking experience and the NUCIG represents the best quality using only the latest innovations and designs. We will not compromise on safety and quality just to provide a cheaper alternative - this is not the NUCIG ethos.
We offer the latest market leading designs using only high quality components. Our kits contain everything you need - did you know that unlike our competitors, our starter & full kits include not 1 but TWO complete Advanced Pro 4 NUCIGs and all the levels of nicotine i.e. High, Medium, Low and Zero.
Did you also know that most ecigs are bigger than normal sized cigarettes, making them heavy and often uncomfortable during use. Cheaper models can not last the test of time and simply put look like big plastic 'BIC' pens.
Take a look at the NUCIG - it simply won't be beaten for real pack look and design. Probably the widest range of models and extras. The NUCIG is very desirable - its the electronic cigarette of choice.
WHO IS USING THE NUCIG ?
Many people everyday discover and use the NUCIG.
Many users are those who have been let down and failed by other cheaper models and suppliers.
Our users include - Teachers, Doctors, Police, Armed forces, Lecturers, Film & Stage Play companies, NHS workers, Care workers, Taxi drivers, Van & Lorry drivers, Office staff - in fact just about anybody you can think of.
IS NUCIG A ONE STOP SHOP ?
YES - we do it all !
You can buy the latest NUCIG kits, spares and accessories... you can even bling your NUCIG using our crystal tip range. We also provide our very own NUCIG brand VG Premium liquid, a DIY kit for re-using your used cartridge refills. And because it carries the NUCIG brand name, you can be assured of the best quality and leading edge technology.
DELIVERY, COSTS, LEAD TIMES
When will my order arrive ?
Courier: Next Day by 2PM; Royal Mail UK: 2-5 days; Europe: 3-7 days; USA/CANADA: 5-7 days; ROW: Up to 10 days
How can I track my orders or my account ?
A: For information on how to use this website, track orders and account management - please see Help link.
B: If you are on the Next Day service - you will get email and text alerts - you can even rearrange if the time is inconvenient.
What do others & the medical experts think ?
"The Electronic Cigarette is just like smoking but without the 4000 poisons contained in a normal cigarette..."
Dr Chris Steel, "This Morning", ITV 28/05/08
"The Electronic Cigarette... simple, safe, and very effective..."
Dr Ian Brooman, GP, BBC London News
"The Electronic Cigarette could be useful..."
Dr. Giacomo Mangiaracina of the Italian Society for the Study of the Effects of Tobacco
I AM STILL UNSURE - TRIED OTHER PRODUCTS LIKE PATCHES/GUM THAT SIMPLY FAILED.
It sounds like you have not met a NUCIG user yet!
Remember our starter kits come with a 10 day no quibble guarantee, so if you are unsatisfied and the NUCIG is not for you - ask for a refund of purchase price. See our reviews here.
SO WHICH KIT DO YOU RECOMMEND ?
If you want the easiest and most simple kit and not too bothered about overall looks - then go for the disposable kits (NEXGEN or NUCIG-R). They come precharged so no cables or filters required. Simply take out of the pack and smoke like approx 25 cigs ( or 120 cigs for NUCIG-R). When it is used up - simply dispose of it and start the next one.
Most NUCIG customers opt for the Advanced PRO STARTER kit. It is by far our best seller, rechargeable and has everything you need to start the NUCIG way.
STILL UNSURE ?
Why not try our sampler pack - less than £5 +P&P - perfect for those wanting to experience electronic cigarettes at the lowest cost possible.