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What is VG?

VG, vegetable glycerine or glycerol is an organic compound widely used in foods and medications. A colorless, odorless, sweet liquid, PG is often used to sweeten foods or keep them moist. PG or Glycerol is also used in many medical, pharmaceutical and personal care products to improve smoothness, moisture and lubrication. It is commonly found in cough syrups, elixirs, toothpaste and mouthwashes, and skin and hair care products, due to its soothing properties.