What is Alpecin Caffeine Liquid Hair Energizer and what is it used for?
Alpecin Hair Energizer is a liquid containing Caffeine Complex to strengthen hair roots and reduce hair loss.
What is the active ingredient?
The active ingredient in Alpecin Liquid Hair Energizer is a Caffeine Complex with caffeine, which stimulates the hair roots and prolongs the hair growth phase. The liquid also contains niacin (vitamin B3) and zinc to ensure healthy hair roots.
How does it work?
The caffeine in the liquid penetrates the hair follicles to promote hair growth and strengthen the hair from the root.
How do I use it?
The liquid should be applied to the scalp in the morning and also massaged into your towel-dried scalp after each hair wash. The massage helps the scalp to absorb the active ingredients. The liquid should NOT be rinsed out, just allow to dry for 3 minutes and then style as normal.
It can also be used on dry hair, but it is important to massage the liquid into the scalp for maximum absorption.
Does it have any side effects?
Possible side effects can include redness and tingling of the scalp.
Do I need a prescription to buy it?
Alpecin Liquid Hair Energizer is an over-the-counter product, so you do not need a prescription and you can buy it in a local pharmacy and certain supermarkets.
How is it different from Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo C1?
While they both contain caffeine, the Liquid Hair Energizer should be left in the hair all day to be absorbed and form a depot of the active ingredients sufficient for 24 hours.