I love caffeine. Chances are, you do, too. Found in a dizzying array of our favorite beverages, caffeine causes decreased activity of the relaxing neurotransmitter adenosine and a surge of norepinephrine, keeping us awake and alert. The buzz feeling comes from increased dopamine. Caffeine may also increase serotonin, the neurotransmitter that makes us feel pleasantly happy.The pendant is based on the shape of the caffeine molecule and is made from quality, recycled/reclaimed sterling silver. It's about 1.5 inches wide and attached to a sterling silver snake chain that can be adjusted for length between 16 to 18 inches. It closes with a lobster clasp.Each necklace is packaged in a recycled gift box and includes an informational tag about caffeine.
About the Designer
I'm a scientist-turned artist, sharing my love of science with the world.
In my line of molecule-inspired sterling silver jewelry, I've chosen molecules that have clear impact on our lives. I started with neurotransmitter molecules, like serotonin and dopamine, that affect our mood and emotions, and have added other favorites, like caffeine, estrogen, and...