Nic Shots

Nic shots are the perfect accompaniment to shortfill E-Liquids. In the UK, they come in 10ml bottles with a nicotine content of up to 20mg/ml. There are two types of nicotine, one being salt nic and the other being the traditional Nicotine Booster. We recommend using a nic shot calculator to find out how much you should add to your shortfills to get the desired amount of strength. Additionally please also consult our help guide at the bottom of this page to find out how to add nicotine shots into your E-Liquids.

Nic Shots - FAQ

What is a nicotine shot?

A nicotine shot is usually a 10ml bottle that will contain a mixture of PG and VG which has a nicotine content of up to 20mg/ml. Nicotine shots have been designed to be added to short fill vape juices to increase the nicotine content of an E-Liquid and are available in either traditional freebase nicotine or salt nicotine.

Which are the best nicotine shots?

For anyone who would like to use nicotine in their E-Liquid then Nicotine Shots are fantastic. They allow you to increase the nicotine content using the best one for your preference. It is a good idea to try and match the PG/VG ratio of the E-Liquid with the Nicotine Shot. Although if you prefer using high VG E-Liquid then LDN LIQ actually manufactures a 100% VG Nicotine shot which is very good to use.

Are there 100% VG Nicotine Shots?

We currently have an amazing 100% VG nicotine shot which is manufactured by LDN LIQ. The LDN LIQ 100% VG nicotine shot is available in either traditional freebase nicotine or salt nicotine.

What is the difference between freebase and salt nicotine?

Freebase Nicotine takes longer to be absorbed into your bloodstream meaning that you will need to vape more of it in a shorter period of time but the effects will last a lot longer. Salt Nicotine will give you an instant nicotine sensation but lasts a shorter period of time. Dont forget to check out our exciting blog on the differences between freebase and nicotine salt nic shots.

Which nicotine strengths are nicotine shots available in?

Nicotine Shots are available in a selection of nicotine strengths depending on the type of nicotine (Salt or Freebase). Salt Nicotine Shots are available in either 10mg/ml or 20mg/ml and Freebase Nicotine Shots are available in 18mg/ml.

How Do I Mix Nicotine Shots Into E Liquids?

Ever wondered how much nicotine do I put in e juice?... Mixing nicotine shots doesn't have to be rocket science. It's now common to find e-liquid in standardised bottles from 60ml short fill's with 10ml of space to 120ml short fills with 20ml of space. The space left is intended for your nicotine shot. 

To create a 3mg nicotine e-liquid with a 60ml short fill you will require a single 18mg nicotine shot.

To create a 6mg nicotine e-liquid with a 60ml short fill you will require Two 18mg nicotine shots.


To create a 3mg nicotine e-liquid with a 120ml short fill you will require Two 18mg nicotine shots.

Looking for e-liquid with nicotine?

Did you know that as well a 0 nicotine e liquids our Vape Shop also stocks a wide range of pre-mixed e juices that contain nicotine in varies strengths up to 20mg (Nicotine Salt ejuices). 

If you still require further assistance or would like to try out some e-liquids before you buy, why not visit a Vape shop near me and pop into one of our UK wide stores where our friendly staff will walk you through the different flavours to find the best one for you.