What is the difference between a humidifier and a vaporizer?


Humidifiers and vaporizers both add moisture to the air but they both do it in very different ways. A humidifier is different than a vaporizer because it adds moisture to the air by creating a cool mist. A vaporizer adds moisture by heating water and turning it into a hot steam.
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The difference is that a vaporizer works by heating
A vaporizer emits a continual visable spray of warm steam, while a humidifier emits invisible moisture into the room. Most doctors recommend a humidifier over vaporizers.
Indoor air can become quite dry, especially during the winter. Using a humidifier or vaporizer may help relieve or prevent dry nose, throat, lips, and skin. For someone who has a
While a vaporizer works by heating water until it turns into hot steam, a humidifier creates a cool mist. Either one may help if your child has a cold. The moist air they create can
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The Differences between a Humidifier & Vaporizer
Humidifiers and vaporizers both accomplish the same basic task of getting additional moisture into the air. They are often used to relieve suffering due to a cold that congests the sinuses or chest--humidity is generally acknowledged to help. Moisture... More »
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