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About Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo contains caffeine to help stimulate the growth of new hair directly at the roots while strengthening your existing hair to prevent further loss.
Buy today from The Independent Pharmacy and get your treatment delivered directly to your door without the need to even leave your home.
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo Information
What is Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo?
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo contains the active ingredients caffeine, zinc and niacin which within just 2 minutes helps to stimulate the growth of new hair, strengthens your existing hair and helps to slow down hereditary hair loss.
Each bottle contains 250ml of shampoo that has been designed without the use of silicones, which are typically used to soften hair, to help improve the structure and strength of each follicle, leaving you with healthier, more energised hair.
What is Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo used for?
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo is designed to increase the rate at which your hair grows and also to slow down the rate at which you lose hair due to hereditary hair loss.
Hair loss is not usually harmful but can lead to you feeling embarrassed, self-conscious or struggling with your self-esteem. Hair loss can have several different causes, however, female and male pattern baldness runs in families causing gradual but permanent hair loss. If you have hereditary hair loss it will become apparent as you get older.
If you have suddenly started losing large volumes of hair that is leaving you with bald patches and are unsure of the cause you must speak to a doctor before starting any treatments.
How does Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo work?
Caffeine, zinc and niacin are the main components of Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo. They work in unison to help improve the health of the hair, penetrating the hairs follicles to travel up to the roots, prolonging the growth phase of each hair, stimulating growth and reducing the rate at which old hair is lost.
How quickly does Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo work?
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo should be applied to the hair and scalp for 2 minutes each day. This gives the formula enough time to infiltrate the roots and shafts of the hair, allowing it to work quickly to stimulate the growth of your hair. Strengthening your hair from the very first wash.
Alternatives to Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo
If you have tried using an over-the-counter treatment for male or female pattern baldness such as Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo and do not feel it is effective for you, there are prescription treatments available that you may wish to discuss with a pharmacist or doctor.
At The Independent Pharmacy, our range of hair loss treatments include:
- Avodart Capsules (dutasteride)
- Propecia Tablets (or generic finasteride 1mg tablets)
- Regaine for Women - scalp solution (2 % minoxidil)
- Regaine for Men Extra Strength - scalp solution (5 % minoxidil)
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo can be safely used alongside any of the medical treatments listed above.
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo warnings
- Alpecin Shampoo is for external use only. Avoid contact with your eyes and do not swallow.
- Do not use this shampoo if you are allergic to any of the ingredients.
- If you are a competitive athlete please be aware that Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo can be detected in your hair follicles.
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo in pregnancy & breastfeeding
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding you should not use this product without consulting with a doctor or pharmacist first.
How to use Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo is for external use only and should be used to treat hair loss on the scalp only.
- Apply to wet hair daily, instead of your usual shampoo.
- Massage into the scalp.
- Leave in for 2 minutes.
- Rinse thoroughly.
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo ingredients
Each bottle of Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo contains the active ingredient: Caffeine, zinc, niacinamide.
The other ingredients include: Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Laureth-2, Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Lauroyl Glutamate, Panthenol, PEG-120 Methyl Glucose Dioleate, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Citric Acid, Sodium Citrate, Propylene Glycol, Menthol, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Polyquaternium-7, Disodium EDTA, Tocopherol, Vegetable Oil, Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate, Phenoxyethanol, Parfum, Limonene.
Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo side effects
It is uncommon for Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo to cause harmful or lasting side effects. If, however, you develop any reddening, irritation or swelling to the scalp, face or surrounding areas of skin while using this product you should stop using it immediately.
If your symptoms do not improve or you are concerned about any side effects you should speak to a doctor or pharmacist for advice.