I've seen a a couple how to get more smoke or deeper clouds for some reason I can't upload my pics or vids but 100% everyone should be adding ice into the base. Do that first and make sure the ice stops around where you want to fill your water (surprisingly enough when ice melts it doesn't add that much additional water) I use Brita filtered water but that's cause I'm a weener. And milk does most definitely make your smoke thicker and deeper and it actually makes the siesha taste better. But don't add too much because milk makes the water very thick so when it perks it will shoot into your hose and you'll end up drinking some nasty milk water. I suggest a proper filtration piece that goes onto the bottom of your stem. You can buy it at hookah-shisha.com . It helps with the pull and makes the water bubble nicely. Makes less sound and your hookah doesn't shake around like crazy ( if that's a problem..usually is with smaller pieces). And also make sure you know what sheesh you're working with. Different types of dampness will most definitely affect your clouds if you don't know what you're packing.
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