The amount of caffeine found in coffee oil possesses two important factors beneficial in skin care products. Being that caffeine has a similar structure to the adenosine group but is more heavily electrophilic and nucleophilic in nature, as seen in the cyclic AMP, the caffeine will fit adenosine receptors as well as adenosine itself, keeping cyclic AMP active.
A biochemical effect of caffeine is phosphodiesterase inhibition, converting UV in the presence of caffeine to more pronounced phosphodiesterase inhibition (cellulite fat busting).
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