Caffeine is most associated with coffee, tea, and cacao. In skincare, it helps with calming inflammation and anti-aging.
Caffeine is an antioxidants, which help with the signs of aging. This is because antioxidants help fight skin-damaging free radical molecules.
While caffeine is used to treat cellulite and and dark circles, further studies are needed to prove this. It has been believed to help with these skin conditions due to its ability to dilate blood vessels and increase blood flow.
Some studies are looking into caffeine's ability to protect against UV rays.
Caffeine is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 3.7% of the products in our database containing it.
What it does:
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Where it's used
Caffeine is most often found as ingredient number 17 within an ingredient list.
These are the categories of products that use Caffeine the most:
Products with Caffeine
- CosIng ID: 32304
- INCI Name: CAFFEINE
- INN Name: caffeine
- EC #: 200-362-1
- Ph. Eur. Name: coffeinum
- All Functions: Perfuming, Skin Conditioning