The vast majority of ingredients in our line of 100% natural skin care products are grown biodynamically, organically or ethically wild-harvested.

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Rhodochrosite

RhodochrositeRhythmitised dilution of rhodochrosite, a rose-colored semiprecious stone which envigoratesthe skin and assists its selfcleansing process making it helpful for oily, blemished skin.
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Rhus Succedanea Fruit Wax

Japan wax is from the fruit of the Rhus succedanea plant, a member of the Sumac family. It is a pale yellow, relatively firm wax that is well tolerated by the skin and added to natural cosmetics to improve the smoothness and stability of products with color pigments.
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Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil

Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed OilExternally used, the oil obtained from the seeds of the castor oil plant, "Palma Christi", enhances the moisture content of the skin and gives decorative cosmetics a soft, supple texture.
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Rosa Canina Fruit Extract

Rosa Canina Fruit ExtractRose hip extract is high in vitamins A and C and has a toning effect on skin. Rose hip extracts are soothing and astringent and have been used calm skin irritation. The plant Rosa Canina, is also known as Wild Rose or Dog’s Rose.
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Rosa Canina Seed Extract

Rosa Canina Seed ExtractThe extract of rose hip seeds, also known as rose hip seed oil, is rich in essential fatty acids and antioxidants (mainly vitamins A & E). It is a lightweight oil that counters free radicals, while supporting skin renewal.
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Rosa Damascena Flower Extract

Rosa Damascena Flower ExtractAlso known as rose petal extract which contains many compounds beneficial to the skin as they help the skin to achieve balance and harmony. Roses are considered a picture of harmony, a perfectly balanced plant in root, stem and blossom. Rose also is generally envigorating and supports the skin's natural functions processes of renewal.
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Rosa Damascena Flower Oil

Rosa Damascena Flower OilAlso known as attar of rose, distilled from the damask rose, this is a most expensive and rare essential oil containing many properties of the rose in concentrated form. Every drop of rose oil is the concentrated fragrance of countless hand-sorted rose blossoms. As part of our essential oil mixtures, this precious oil is contained in most Dr.Hauschka Skin Care products. Several cultivation projects have been initiated to provide us with organic rose oil. The fine, delicate rose essential oil with its flowery fragrance is valued for its harmonizing action. Rose essential oil is considered a panacea with, tonifying, soothing and relaxant properties, and a calming scent which helps promote feelings of relaxation and balance. There are more than 400 individual components (constituents) in rose essential oil.
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Rosa Damascena Flower Water

Rosa Damascena Flower WaterAlso known as ‘rose hydrosol’, it is derived from the condensed steam produced during distillation of rose essential oil. The oily component is the essential oil and the watery portion is the rose distillate. Rose distillate is rich in water-soluble compounds beneficial for skin, particularly for soothing sensitive skin while helping harmonize and balance skin.
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Rosa Damascena Flower Wax

Rosa Damascena Flower WaxCollected from the waxy coating on fresh rose petals, rose petal wax is a rare and precious ingredient that adds its protective quality to the skin by creating a light, breathable barrier.
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Rosa Gallica Flower Extract

Rosa Gallica Flower ExtractAlso known as "Apothecary Rose" the French rose is a European variety similar to the Rosa damascena, containing many compounds beneficial to the skin, particularly tannins which have a toning effect. Rose also has the ability to stimulate the skin's natural functions and support its regeneration.
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Rosa Gallica Flower Wax

Rosa Gallica Flower WaxCollected from the waxy coating on fresh rose petals. Rose petal wax is a rare and precious ingredient that adds its protective quality to the skin by creating a light, breathable barrier.
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Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract

Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf ExtractThe essence obtained from the leaves of the Mediterranean rosemary plant has stimulating and warming properties. It warms and invigorates skin and scalp.
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Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil

Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf OilRosemary essential oil is obtained from the leaves of the Mediterranean rosemary plant. It has an herbal-fresh fragrance, is invigorating and warming. In aromatherapy it is valued for its nurturing and revitalizing action on the scalp and its ability to boost clarity, alertness and concentration.
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Royal Jelly

Royal JellyBees secrete a special juice from glands in their heads to feed their queens. This juice is made into royal jelly and stored in the queen bee cells. Royal jelly is very rich in protein and vitamins and enhances vitality. A Rhythmitised dilution of this special, highly nutritious food supports and enhances the skin’s vitality and processes of self renewal. Our Royal jelly is obtained through ecological bee keeping practices.
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Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Seed Oil

Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Seed OilRaspberry seeds produce a valuable, fruity oil high in antioxidants and essential fatty acids. Raspberry seeds have a 22%-25% content of unsaturated oils & fatty acids and also contain antioxidants such as tocopherols and carotenoids. 10 kg (22 lbs.) of these small, light seeds are needed to obtain just 1 kg (35 oz.) of the costly oil.
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Ruby Powder

A rhythmitised dilution of ruby, a red gemstone, has a harmonizing effect on the skin helping to reduce the appearance of redness and blotchiness.
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Saccharum Officinarum (Sugar Cane) Extract

The sap of the tall, slender sugar cane forms a light film helping the Volume Mascara to adhere to lashes while building additional volume.
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Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf Extract

Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf ExtractThe leaves of the vigorous, evergreen sage hold a warming, regulating quality. Sage nurtures the skin and helps normalize perspiration.
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Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Oil

Salvia Officinalis (Sage) OilNatural sage essential oil has a pungent, camphor-like fragrance. It has warming, relaxant properties, and is especially beneficial for oily, blemished skin. In aromatherapy it is valued for its clarifying and revitalizing qualities and to help concentration.
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Santalum Album (Sandalwood) Oil

Distillation of the wood from the sandalwood tree creates the long-lasting and characteristic aroma of sandalwood. The sandalwood essential oil used in Dr.Hauschka Lavender Sandalwood Body Moisturizer is obtained from certified organic, sustainably grown sandalwood. Through balanced seed propagation, trees raised in protected tree nurseries and regular on site inspections this sustainable forest management not only protects the existing natural sandalwood reserves but also actively promotes their expansion.