Cafeïne is een krachtig natuurlijk actief bestanddeel dat op veel problemen kan inwerken. Wallen, donkere kringen, deze tonicerende actieve stof helpt om de microcirculatie van het bloed te stimuleren. Dit "tensor" effect is ideaal voor cellulitis en sinaasappelhuid.

Het is een krachtige antioxidant die de teint egaliseert en de glans van de huid verbetert. Het werkt ook tegen roodheid en andere irritaties dankzij de kalmerende eigenschappen.


« Caffeine has potent antioxidant properties. It helps protect cells against the UV radiation and slows down the process of photoaging of the skin. Moreover, caffeine contained in cosmetics increases the microcirculation of blood in the skin ».

Herman, A., et A. P. Herman. « Caffeine’s Mechanisms of Action and Its Cosmetic Use ». Skin Pharmacology and Physiology, vol. 26, no 1, 2013, p. 8-14 Source

Caffeine, the chemical stimulant in coffee, tea, and some soft drinks, has demonstrated both anticarcinogenic and antioxidant properties ».

« Further studies (…) found that topical application of caffeine sodium benzoate and caffeine have both a sunscreen effect and enhance UVB-induced apoptosis and may be good agents for inhibiting the formation of sunlight-induced skin cancer ».

Stallings, Alison F., and Mary P. Lupo. "Practical uses of botanicals in skin care." The Journal of clinical and aesthetic dermatology 2.1 (2009): 36-40 Source

Koo, S‐W., et al. "Protection from photodamage by topical application of caffeine after ultraviolet irradiation." British Journal of Dermatology 156.5 (2007): 957-964 Source

Li, Yi-Fang, et al. "Caffeine protects skin from oxidative stress-induced senescence through the activation of autophagy." Theranostics 8.20 (2018): 5713-5730. Source

« (…) to evaluate the effectiveness of an anticellulite drug composed mainly of a 7% caffeine solution. (…) tests showed, in treated patients, statistically significant reduction of thigh circumferences in more than 80% of the cases and reduction of hip circumference in 67.7% ».


Lupi, Omar, et al. "Evaluation of the effects of caffeine in the microcirculation and edema on thighs and buttocks using the orthogonal polarization spectral imaging and clinical parameters." Journal of cosmetic dermatology 6.2 (2007): 102-107. Source

« Topical caffeine is an effective means of treating infraorbital dark circles. When applied topically, it can be an asset in treating dark circles that result from subcutaneous vascularisation, telangiectasias and oedema due to leaky vessels ».

Vrcek, Ivan, et al. « Infraorbital Dark Circles: A Review of the Pathogenesis, Evaluation and Treatment ». Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery, vol. 9, no 2, 2016, p. 65‑72 Source

PERCUTAFEINE gel,, consulté le 28/03/2022

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