What is Vaporizer Efficiency?
Getting the maximum benefit from the ingredients used in the vaporizer dictates the vaporizer efficiency. The ingredients used can be herbs or any other chemicals. The end product is vapor which you inhale and gets into your lungs. From the lungs it reaches the bloodstream and finally to the cells. This provides for the end feeling which could be aroma or of medicinal value.
There are two types of vaporizers. The one which humidifies air and the other is a herbal vaporizer.
Vaporizer humidifier techniques
The technique followed in the humidifier is that it moistens the air and provides relief for symptoms of cold and cough. It helps to bring out the congestion in the sinuses, throat and nose. To get the best out of it, you should maintain a distance of 4 feet from the moist air or vapors. By adding medicinal substances into the vaporizer you can better the healing process.
Herbal Vaporizer techniques
Here the vapors enter the bloodstream through the fastest route, that is through the lungs. This is unlike taking oral medication or smoking. To improve the efficiency you can follow some of the listed guidelines.
It is known that drinking a lot of water before eating food helps in better digestion. It also helps in faster absorption of vitamins and minerals into the body via skin, digestive tract etc. So is the case of vaporization. Before inhalation of the vapors ensure that you have had a lot of water. This will increase the efficiency of vaporization.
By appropriate breathing techniques you could get the best out of the vaporizer. For this, first completely exhale and then take few deep breaths. Come closer to the vaporizer and inhale the vapors through the mouth till two thirds of the lungs are filled. Remain in this state for a few seconds. Next exhale slowly through the nose.
Composition of the ingredients
Using finely ground ingredients to get the best out of the vaporizer. The herbs can be ground by using a coffee machine or herb grinder. In the absence of the two, use hands or scissors to cut the herbs into small bits and use. Ensure that there are no lumps. Don’t fill the bowl completely. Have it half filled. Also stir the contents regularly in between vaporization to ensure that all the ingredients are completely and properly used.
It is found that using a vaporizer is better than smoking. Far less herbs needs to be used with this unlike smoking. The actual essence of the herbs is maintained in vaporizing. By experience you will learn when all the ingredients in the vaporizer are used completely and needs to be discarded. Then replace it with a new stock. The market today has a number of efficient vaporizers which one can buy and use. Since the process of vaporization itself is efficient following above instructions gives you more benefits.