Ingredients Natural Skin Care

Please select a letter to obtain more information about the ingredients of Dr.Hauschka Skin Care products. In case of conflicting information the formulas stated on the packaging take precedence.

 

English name Contained in Declaration (INCI) Description

ALCOHOL (Ethanol)

  • Almond Soothing Body Cream
  • Balancing Day Lotion
  • Brow & Lash Gel 00
  • Clarifying Intensive Treatment (age 25+)
  • Clarifying Intensive Treatment (up to age 25)
  • Clarifying Steam Bath
  • Clarifying Toner
  • Cleansing Cream
  • Concealer 001-04
  • Daily Hydrating Eye Cream
  • Defining Mascara 01-03
  • Deodorizing Foot Cream
  • Eye Make-up Remover
  • Eye Revive
  • Facial Toner
  • Firming Mask
  • Foundation 001-07
  • Hair Oil (previously Strengthening Hair Treatment)
  • Hair Tonic (previously Revitalizing Hair & Scalp Tonic)
  • Hayflower Cardamom Cleansing Lotion
  • Hydrating Cream Mask
  • Hydrating Foot Cream
  • Hydrating Hand Cream
  • Intensive Treatment for Menopausal Skin
  • Lavender Sandalwood Calming Body Cream
  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalizing Bath Essence
  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalizing Body Milk
  • Light Reflecting Concealer 00
  • Liquid Eyeliner 01&02
  • Melissa Day Cream
  • Moor Lavender Calming Bath Essence
  • Moor Lavender Calming Body Oil
  • Night Serum
  • Quince Day Cream
  • Quince Hydrating Body Milk
  • Regenerating Body Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream Complexion
  • Regenerating Day Cream Intensive
  • Regenerating Eye Cream
  • Regenerating Hand Cream
  • Regenerating Intensive Treatment
  • Regenerating Neck and Décolleté Cream
  • Regenerating Oil Serum Intensive
  • Regenerating Serum
  • Revitalizing Day Lotion (previously: Revitalizing Day Cream)
  • Revitalizing Leg & Arm Tonic
  • Revitalizing Mask
  • Rose Day Cream Light
  • Rose Deodorant
  • Rose Nurturing Bath Essence
  • Rose Nurturing Body Cream
  • Sage Mint Deodorant
  • Sage Purifying Bath Essence
  • Sensitive Care Conditioner
  • Shower Cream
  • Soothing Cleansing Milk
  • Soothing Day Lotion
  • Soothing Intensive Treatment
  • Soothing Mask
  • Stone Pine Sea Salt Cleansing Gel
  • Translucent Bronzing Tint
  • Volume Mascara 01-03
  • Spruce Warming Bath Essence
Alcohol This alcohol is obtained by fermenting organically grown wheat. It helps eliminate the need for synthetic preservatives. In the preparation of aqueous-alcoholic WALA essences it enhances the solvent power of the water. It helps tone and firm the skin. The alcohol content and composition of other ingredients in Dr.Hauschka products is carefully formulated to prevent drying the skin.

ALGIN

  • Balancing Day Lotion
  • Cleansing Cream
  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalizing Body Milk
  • Quince Hydrating Body Milk
  • Regenerating Day Cream Intensive
  • Regenerating Serum
  • Revitalizing Day Lotion (previously: Revitalizing Day Cream)
  • Sage Mint Deodorant
  • Soothing Day Lotion
  • Translucent Bronzing Tint
Algin Alginate is a gel-forming substance obtained from marine algae that helps stabilize consistency of soft creams and keeps the skin supple.

ALOE Extract

  • Renewing Night Conditioner
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract Aloe is a plant known as a succulent--plants with leaves that have a high capacity for storing water, this makes it a specialist in dealing with hot climates. The watery gel inside the leaf soothes skin and helps it regulate its moisture balance. The aloe extracts in Dr. Hauschka Skin Care products are prepared using our own special rhythmic process.

ALUMINA

  • Colour Correcting Powder 00
  • Coverstick 01
  • Eyeshadow 01,05,07-09
  • Highlighter 01
  • Lip Gloss 05
  • Lipstick 06, 23
  • Sheer Lipstick 06
  • Translucent Bronzing Tint
  • Volume Mascara 01-03
Alumina Aluminum is the third most common element in the earth's crust. Aluminum oxide serves as an insoluble carrier substance for one of the mineral pigments.

AMBER

  • Regenerating Intensive Treatment
Amber Powder The name amber derives from ambergris, which is an oily, perfumed substance secreted by the sperm whale. It was often washed up on beaches on which amber stones were also found, causing some confusion. Amber is in fact fossil resin from prehistoric coniferous trees. In Germanic languages it is called 'burn-stone' (bernstein), because if heated it will soften and eventually burn. The Latin name for amber, succinum, means gum-stone and gives us the adjective succinic in Chemistry.

ANTHYLLIS Extract

  • Almond Soothing Body Cream
  • Balancing Day Lotion
  • Blush 01-02
  • Blush Duo 01-03
  • Bronzing Powder 01
  • Clarifying Day Oil
  • Clarifying Toner
  • Cleansing Cream
  • Colour Correcting Powder 00-02
  • Compact Powder 01-03
  • Concealer 001-04
  • Coverstick 01-02
  • Eye & Brow Palette 01
  • Eye Balm
  • Eye Definer 00-06
  • Eye Revive
  • Eyeshadow 01-0509
  • Eyeshadow Trio 01-04
  • Facial Toner
  • Foundation 001-07
  • Highlighter 01
  • Hydrating Hand Cream
  • Lavender Sandalwood Calming Body Cream
  • Light Reflecting Concealer 00
  • Lip Balm
  • Lip Care Stick
  • Lip Gloss 00-06
  • Lip Line Definer 00
  • Lip Liner 01-05
  • Lipstick 01-18, 21-26
  • Loose Powder 00
  • Melissa Day Cream
  • Neem Nail & Cuticle Oil
  • Neem Nail & Cuticle Pen
  • Quince Day Cream
  • Renewing Night Conditioner
  • Revitalizing Day Lotion (previously: Revitalizing Day Cream)
  • Revitalizing Mask
  • Rose Day Cream Light
  • Sheer Lipstick 01-06
  • Soothing Cleansing Milk
  • Soothing Intensive Treatment
  • Soothing Mask
  • Tinted Day Cream
  • Translucent Bronzing Tint
Anthyllis Vulneraria Extract Kidney vetch is beleived not to have attained importance in Germany until the 16th century. Because of its balancing effects on skin, kidney vetch is a key plant in Dr. Hauschka Skin Care and is found in many of our face care and make-up products. We prepare kidney vetch extracts using our own special rhythmical processes.

ARGAN OIL

  • Regenerating Neck and Décolleté Cream
  • Sheer Lipstick 01-06
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil Argan oil is a nutritious oil from the seeds of the argan tree (Argania spinsoa) which grows only in Morocco. Argan trees prevent the spread of the Sahara desert in Morocco. Sustainable harvesting of the nuts is done with a view to protecting valuable tree stocks. The oil cares for the skin and lends a sheen to lipsticks.

ARNICA Extract

  • Birch Arnica Energizing Body Oil
  • Hair Tonic (previously: Revitalizing Hair & Scalp Tonic)
Arnica Montana Flower Extract Arnica belongs to the Compositae (daisy) family and has sunny yellow flowers. It helps support the body's repair processes in wounds and has purifying and cooling properties, and has a soothing action. Dr. Hauschka Skin Care products contain Arnica montana extracts prepared using our own special rhythmical processes.

ARTEMISIA

  • Sensitive Care Conditioner
Artemisia Abrotanum Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract Southernwood is related to wormwood. It is supports healthy blood flow and moisture supply to the skin. The southernwood extract in Dr. Hauschka Skin Care products is prepared using our own special rhythmic process.

AVOCADO OIL

  • Almond Soothing Body Cream
  • Balancing Day Lotion
  • Concealer 001-04
  • Daily Hydrating Eye Cream
  • Firming Mask
  • Hayflower Cardamom Cleansing Lotion
  • Hydrating Cream Mask
  • Lavender Sandalwood Calming Body Cream
  • Light Reflecting Concealer 00
  • Moor Lavender Calming Bath Essence
  • Quince Day Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream Complexion
  • Regenerating Day Cream Intensive
  • Regenerating Day Creme
  • Regenerating Hand Cream
  • Rose Day Cream
  • Rose Day Cream Light
  • Rose Nurturing Bath Essence
  • Shower Cream
  • Soothing Day Lotion
  • Tinted Day Cream
Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil The oil obtained from the pulp of the avocado by mechanical pressing has a slightly green hue and contains many essential fatty acids and vitamins. It supports the moisture balance of the skin helping to prevent dryness.

ARCTIUM LAPPA (BURDOCK) Root, Extract

  • Birch Arnica Energizing Body Oil
  • Conditioner
  • Hair Tonic (previously: Revitalising Hair & Scalp Tonic)
Arctium Lappa Root Extract Burdock roots are a traditional ingredient in hair care products as they calm the scalp, and support healthy growth. Burdock root is valued generally for its support for detoxification and fortifying properties. The burdock root extracts in Dr. Hauschka Skin Care products are prepared using our own special processes.

ACACIA SENEGAL (GUM ARABIC)

  • Balancing Day Lotion
  • Conditioner
  • Liquid Eyeliner 01&02
  • Moor Lavender Calming Bath Essence
  • Volume Mascara 01-03
Acacia Senegal Gum The sap of various acacia species dries to form a rubber-like resin. This is sometimes called gum Arabic. It improves the viscosity of a formulation.

ALCHEMILLA VULGARIS (LADY'S MANTLE) Extract

  • Soothing Mask
  • Soothing Day Lotion
  • Rose Deodorant
Alchemilla Vulgaris Extract Lady's mantle is a sister of the rose although one would not know from its appearance. The lady's mantle extracts in Dr. Hauschka Skin Care products are prepared using our own special processes.

ALTHAEA OFFICINALIS (MARSH MALLOW) LEAF Leaves, Extract

  • Almond Soothing Body Cream
  • Conditioner
  • Daily Hydrating Eye Cream
  • Quince Day Cream
  • Regenerating Body Cream
  • Regenerating Intensive Treatment
  • Regenerating Neck and Décolleté Cream
  • Renewing Night Conditioner
  • Soothing Intensive Treatment
Althaea Officinalis Leaf Extract Even in antiquity the soft, downy leaves and the roots of the marsh mallow plant were valued for their high mucilage content. This forms a protective layer on dry, irritated skin, soothing it, moisturizing and making it feel soft and supple. The marsh mallow extracts in Dr. Hauschka Skin Care products are prepared using our own special rhythmic processes.

ALTHAEA OFFICINALIS (MARSH MALLOW) ROOT Root, Extract

  • Firming Mask
  • Hydrating Hand Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream Complexion
  • Regenerating Day Cream Intensive
  • Rose Day Cream
  • Rose Day Cream Light
  • Soothing Day Lotion
Althaea Officinalis Root Extract The sweet confection known as marshmallow was once made from marsh mallow root extract. The root of the marsh mallow is particularly rich in mucilage which forms a protective layer on dry, irritated areas of skin. It soothes the skin, moisturizes and makes it feel soft and supple. The marsh mallow root extract we use is always freshly prepared.

ARACHIS HYPOGAEA (PEANUT) OIL

  • Clarifying Day Oil
  • Cleansing Cream
  • Daily Hydrating Eye Cream
  • Daily Revitalizing Eye Cream
  • Eye Balm
  • Hair Oil (previously: Strengthening Hair Treatment)
  • Hydrating Foot Cream
  • Hydrating Hand Cream
  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalizing Body Milk
  • Lip Balm
  • Melissa Day Cream
  • Neem Nail & Cuticle Oil
  • Neem Nail & Cuticle Pen
  • Quince Hydrating Body Milk
  • Regenerating Day Cream Intensive
  • Regenerating Oil Serum Intensive
  • Revitalizing Day Lotion (previously: Revitalizing Day Cream)
  • Revitalizing Mask
  • Rose Day Cream
  • Soothing Day Lotion
  • Soothing Mask
  • Tinted Day Cream
  • Translucent Bronzing Tint
  • Spruce Warming Bath Essence
Arachis Hypogaea (Peanut) Oil This is the oil made from peanuts. The peanut is one of the few plants which can actually produce a warmth- and light-giving oil underground. The oil helps the skin and makes it soft and supple. In the purified peanut oil used in our products no more allergenic protein components are detectable. We prepare several plant extracts with peanut oil, using a special process. These extracts are incorporated into the formulas of many Dr. Hauschka Skin Care products.

ANANGALLIS ARVENSIS (SCARLET PIMPERNEL) Extract

  • Soothing Intensive Treatment
Anagallis Arvensis Extract The scarlet pimpernel belongs to the primrose family, although it differs greatly in appearance from the familiar primroses we find growing in spring. It is a small plant with square, twiggy, usually prostrate stems. With its small, ovate green leaves and small, orange-red, star-shaped flowers it appears very vulnerable. Nevertheless it is able to grow in poor conditions on waste ground. Anagallis is exemplary for supporting fluid balance.

ARGENTITE Argentite

  • Intensive Treatment for Menopausal Skin
Argentite The name argentite comes from the Latin word for silver, argentum. Argentite is also known as silver glance or acanthite. It is a lead-grey to black silver sulphide with a metallic sheen. The crystals are usually small. Like metallic silver, it is believed to support the process of renewal.

ASCORBYL PALMITATE/DIPALMITATE (VITAMIN C)

  • Bronzing Powder 01
  • Coverstick 01-02
  • Eye Definer 00-06
  • Lip Line Definer 00
  • Lip Liner 01-05
Ascorbyl diplamitate Vitamin C and plant palmitic acid form an more stable, antioxidant substance. It is also known as Ester C when used as a dietary supplement.