Blog 2: YourVaporizers.com Vaporizing Pens - Benefits And Types There are many benefits of using a vape pen in general when compared to other methods of smoking. Firstly, as the name suggests, it is a vaporizer so it is almost guaranteed that no particulate matter reaches the lungs. This reduces the risk of lung inflammation and toxins entering the body. Secondly, the combustion of herbs or oils is controlled. Therefore, harmful substances such as Carbon mono-oxide and harmful smoke do not reach the lungs. Both these benefits make it a much healthier option. Lastly, you can get the full effect of the vapor as it comes in through a narrow mouthpiece, ensuring a better hit and lasting effect of the cannabis. A weed vaporizer pen can be classified according to the content that is being used in it for the purpose of smoking. If it uses oil as a smoking content it is called oil vape pen whereas if it uses dry flowers, it is called dry herb vaporizer. Concentrated wax is also used as smoking content with vape pens. There are different benefits associate with each of these varieties. Firstly, let us consider the benefits of dry herb vape pens. The most important advantage of dried weed is that easily recognizable and avoids any confusion. Furthermore, it is much readily available. The advantage of using oil over dry herb is that the size of the equipment becomes smaller and hence more portable. Wax vape pens are similar to those using oil as a smoking medium. However, the concentration of THC which is the main component of marijuana which gives a “high” is much higher in wax. When buying wax, you should be sure that the company you are buying it from is reliable.