Ingredients Glossary

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

GENTIAN Root, Dry extract

  • Silk Body Powder
Gentiana Lutea Root Extract The yellow gentian is native to mountain regions. It is rich in bitter substances and strengthens the skin.

GERANIOL

  • Component of essential oils in Dr.Hauschka Skin Care
Geraniol Geraniol is a declarable fragrance which occurs in geraniums, roses, palmarosa and lavender, for example. In Dr.Hauschka Skin Care geraniol is never added as an isolated substance. Where present it is always as a component of natural essential oils.

GINKGO Extract

  • Regenerating Intensive Treatment
Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract The Ginkgo is one of the oldest trees on earth. It belongs to the Ginkgoaceae family, which is thought to have originated over 250 million years ago. It is familiar for its leaves, which are characteristically fan-shaped with a cleft at the top. Chinese herbals from the Middle Ages describe the use of extracts of Ginkgo for enhancing physical and mental fitness. The Ginkgo biloba extracts in Dr.Hauschka Skin Care products are prepared using our own special rhythmic process.

GLYCERIN plant based

  • After Sun
  • Almond Soothing Body Cream
  • Brow & Lash Gel 00
  • Concealer 01-03
  • Daily Hydrating Eye Cream
  • Deodorising Foot Cream
  • Eye Make-up Remover
  • Firming Mask
  • Foundation 01-07
  • Hayflower Cardamom Cleansing Lotion
  • Hydrating Cream Mask
  • Hydrating Foot Cream
  • Hydrating Hand Cream
  • Ice Plant Body Care Lotion
  • Ice Plant Face Cream
  • Ice Plant Hand Cream
  • Ice Plant Intensive Cream
  • Lavender Sandalwood Calming Body Cream
  • Lavender Sandalwood Calming Body Wash
  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalising Bath Essence
  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalising Body Milk
  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalizing Body Wash
  • Light Reflecting Concealer 00
  • Liquid Eyeliner 01&02
  • Melissa Day Cream
  • Mint Refreshing Toothpaste
  • Moor Lavender Calming Bath Essence
  • Night Serum
  • Potentilla Soothing Cream
  • Quince Day Cream
  • Quince Hydrating Body Milk
  • Regenerating Body Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream Complexion
  • Regenerating Eye Cream
  • Regenerating Hand Cream
  • Regenerating Intensive Treatment
  • Regenerating Neck and Décolleté Cream
  • Regenerating Serum
  • Renewing Night Conditioner
  • Revitalising Day Cream
  • Revitalising Mask
  • Rose Deodorant
  • Rose Nurturing Bath Essence
  • Rose Nurturing Body Cream
  • Rose Nurturing Body Wash
  • Sage Mint Deodorant
  • Sage Mouthwash
  • Sage Purifying Bath Essence
  • Saltwater Sensitive Toothpaste
  • Shower Cream
  • Soothing Cleansing Milk
  • Soothing Lip Care
  • Soothing Mask
  • Stone Pine Seasalt Cleansing Gel
  • Tinted Day Cream
  • Wind and Weather Bath Essence
Glycerin Glycerin is a building block of all fats and oils. Only plant glycerin (from organic coconut-oil) is used for Dr.Hauschka Skin Care products. It helps preserve the skin’s moisture.

GLYCERIN FATTY ACID ESTER

  • Almond Soothing Body Cream
  • Daily Hydrating Eye Cream
  • Eye Definer 00-06
  • Eye Definer 08 (Look 2019/2)
  • Firming Mask
  • Hydrating Cream Mask
  • Ice Plant Body Care Lotion
  • Ice Plant Intensive Cream
  • Lavender Sandalwood Calming Body Cream
  • Lip Line Definer 00
  • Lip Liner 01-05
  • Melissa Day Cream
  • Moor Lavender Calming Bath Essence
  • Nourishing Hair Conditioner
  • Potentilla Soothing Cream
  • Regenerating Body Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream Complexion
  • Regenerating Eye Cream
  • Regenerating Hand Cream
  • Regenerating Neck and Décolleté Cream
  • Rose Deodorant
  • Rose Nurturing Bath Essence
  • Tinted Day Cream
Glyceryl Caprate, Glyceryl Caprylate, Glyceryl Laurate, Glyceryl Oleate, Glyceryl Ricinoleate, Glyceryl Stearate, Glyceryl Stearate Citrate, Tricaprylin This is a compound of plant glycerol and plant fatty acids with emulsifying properties. Glyceryl fatty acid esters care for the skin and make it soft and supple.

GOLDENROD Extract

  • Deodorising Foot Cream
Solidago Virgaurea (Goldenrod) Extract Goldenrod is an enduring, yellow-flowering upright plant. It is beneficial to skin with a tendency to sweat excessively. The goldenrod extract in Dr.Hauschka Skin Care products is prepared using our own special rhythmic process.

GOLD LEAF

  • Regenerating Intensive Treatment
Gold Gold represents in mineral form the power of the sun, indispensible to life on earth.

GRAPEFRUIT OIL Essential oil

  • Saltwater Sensitive Toothpaste
Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Peel Oil The natural essential oil of the grapefruit rounds off fragrance compositions with a fresh, fruity note. In aromatherapy it is valued for its powerful mood-lightening properties.

GUAR GUM Powder

  • Regenerating Serum
Cyamopsis Tetragonoloba (Guar) Gum Guar gum powder is a powder made from the seeds of the Indian tree Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (guar bean). It stabilises the viscosity of emulsions and enhances the elasticity and manageability of hair.

GUM ARABIC

  • Liquid Eyeliner 01&02
  • Moor Lavender Calming Bath Essence
  • Volume Mascara 01-03
  • Volume Mascara 05 (Look 2019/2)
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 preparation.