Alpecin Caffeine Liquid

Questions and answers

It takes a certain time until the hair regenerates. Normally, increased hair loss* should noticeably decrease after a period of about 3 to 4 months.

*without a result of a medical condition

The effect of Alpecin Caffeine Liquid is aimed at the viable hair. The caffeine complex strengthens existing yet weakened hairs. It is not a hair growth tonic.

No, the amount of caffeine absorbed via the scalp and hair sheath corresponds to approximately half a cup of coffee. This is absolutely safe even for people who react sensitively to caffeine.

In addition, the energizing ingredient is applied locally to the scalp and the quantities that disseminate throughout the organism from there are negligible.

Yes, after massaging your scalp with Alpecin Caffeine Liquid, wait about 3 minutes until the product is absorbed before using your styling product. The recommended usage instructions on the product state: "In the morning and after every hair wash, use the dosage tip to directly apply product to towel-dried scalp and massage in."

Alpecin Caffeine Liquid can also be used on dry hair. It is important that the liquid is applied directly to the scalp with the dosage tip and that it is massaged in. Since the liquid travels along the hair quickly, you can then style your hair as usual.

Be sure to avoid contact with the eyes. Based on the alcohol and menthol content, the liquid may cause a brief tingle, which subsides quickly.

The caffeine complex quickly travels along the hair to the scalp where it develops a depot effect that lasts up to 24 hours. To consistently provide the hair with sufficient energy, daily application is absolutely important.

In rare cases, increased hair loss* may occur temporarily. This process is called "shedding" and occurs during intensive scalp massage when hair is in the resting phase. However, after a brief period of time, this increased hair loss* is reduced and hair growth can regenerate.

*without a result of a medical condition

Dosage is easiest when the dosage tip is used to apply the liquid directly to the scalp, parting by parting, so that it can be massaged into the entire scalp. The areas around the forehead and the back of the head, which are particularly at risk, should be treated thoroughly. Nevertheless, areas with full hair growth should not be neglected either.

Caffeine Liquid is a cosmetic product that is subject to the regulations of the European Cosmetics Directive. Pursuant to this directive, cosmetics products must be free of side effects, which also apply to Caffeine Liquid by Alpecin.

Alcohol has no negative effect on hair. Alcohol ensures Alpecin is quickly absorbed and transports the energizing ingredients through the oily skin layers. Water alone cannot do this.This is important if Alpecin Caffeine Liquid  is to be used daily without washing the hair every day as well.