Dr. Hauschka Skin Care
Dr.Hauschka

Ingredient Glossary

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In case of conflicting information between an ingredient listing on packaging and the table below, the formulations stated on the packaging take precedence.

Ingredient English Name Contained in Description

Talc

Talc
  • Eyeshadow Trios
  • Bronzing Powder
  • Colour Correcting Powder 00
  • Eye & Brow Palette 01
  • Eyeshadows
  • Blush Duos
  • Compact Powders
A soft, absorbent powdered magnesium silicate rock used in pressed powders to help adhesion and glide. Certified asbestos-free cosmetic talc.

Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter

Cocoa Butter
  • Clarifying Day Oil
  • Acute Care Potentilla
  • Ice Plant Face Cream
  • Eye Balm
  • Lavender Sandalwood Calming Body Cream
  • Lip Balm
  • Rose Nurturing Body Cream
  • Regenerating Hand Cream
  • Regenerating Eye Cream
Cocoa butter is the rich, solid fat obtained from the seeds of the cocoa tree by pressing and filtering. It is readily absorbed and makes the skin smooth and supple.

Tilia Cordata/Platyphyllos Flower Extract

Linden
  • Intensive Treatment for Menopausal Skin
Rhythmitised dilution of linden has a harmonizing effect on the skin.

Tin Oxide

Tin Oxide
  • Lip Gloss 01, 05 & 06
  • Blush Duo 03
  • Colour Correcting Powder 00
  • Eyeshadow 01-04
  • Eyeshadow Trio 04
  • Sheer Lipstick 01, 02, 04 & 06
Tin oxide produces the natural mineral tinstone. It is a skin-friendly vehicle for mineral pigments and provides a silvery glimmer to make-up.

Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891)

Titanium Dioxide
  • Concealers
  • Bronzing Powder
  • Colour Correcting Powder 00
  • Coversticks
  • Compact Powders
  • Eye Definers 00, 02-06
  • Volume Mascaras
  • Liquid Eyeliner 01
  • Eye & Brow Palette 01
  • Eyeshadow 01-04
  • Eyeshadow Trios
  • Fortifying Mint Toothpaste
  • Foundations
  • Light Reflecting Concealer 00
  • Lip Gloss 01, 02, 03, 05 & 06
  • Lip Liner 01, 03, 04 & 05
  • Sheer Lipsticks
  • Defining Mascaras 01 & 03
  • Blush Duos
  • Tinted Day Cream
A white mineral pigment used for its white color and to provide more opacity to make ups. This non-micronized, non-nanosized titanium dioxide is a non-reactive, stable compound that has virtually no dermal penetration in tests.

Tocopherol

Vitamin E
  • Coversticks
  • Bronzing Powder
  • Eye Definers
  • Lip Line Definer 00
  • Lip Liners
Natural Vitamin E and related tocopherols can be derived from many plant oils, especially wheat and soy. Vitamin E has important antioxidant effects, which help to support the stability of other ingredients (oils, fats) in a cosmetic product. Especially effective is a combination of tocopherol and ascorbyl palmitate. Ascorbyl palmitate has a synergistic effect and increases the efficacy of tocopherol. Our tocopherol is gluten-free.

Tourmaline

Black Tourmaline
  • Soothing Intensive Treatment
Rhythmitised dilution of a semi-precious, highly valued stone. The literature on gemstones describes tourmaline as an aid for the internal processes of maturation. A black form of Tourmaline is used in the Soothing Intensive Treatment and a rare blue form of Tourmaline (Indigolith) is used in the Regenerating Intensive Treatment. In these products it helps fortify the barrier function of the skin, reducing reactivity.

Tourmaline

Blue Tourmaline
  • Regenerating Intensive Treatment
Rhythmitised dilution of a semi-precious, highly valued stone. The literature on gemstones describes tourmaline as an aid for the internal processes of maturation. A black form of Tourmaline is used in the Soothing Intensive Treatment and a rare blue form of Tourmaline (Indigolith) is used in the Regenerating Intensive Treatment. In these products it helps fortify the barrier function of the skin, reducing reactivity.

Tricaprylin

Tricaprylin
  • Intensive Ice Plant Cream
An emulsifier made from the fatty acids derived from plant oils, which helps the consistency of creams and lotions and makes the skin soft and supple.

Triethyl Citrate

Triethyl Citrate
  • Sage Mint Deodorant
This is a compound formed from plant alcohol and natural citric acid and used as a pH adjuster. In deodorants, it temporarily inactivates odor producing enzymes, however the sweating process itself, which is necessary for the body, is not impaired.

Trifolium Pratense (Clover) Leaf Extract

Red Clover
  • Regenerating Body Cream
  • Regenerating Hand Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream
  • Regenerating Eye Cream
  • Regenerating Neck and Décolleté Cream
  • Regenerating Serum
Red clover is an antioxidant-rich herb that neutralizes free radicals and helps support the natural process of skin renewal. A complex extract of the whole red clover plant is used in Dr. Hauschka Skin Care products.

Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Bran Extract

Wheat Bran Extract
  • Lip Balm
  • Hydrating Cream Mask
  • Melissa Day Cream
  • Regenerating Eye Cream
  • Revitalizing Mask
  • Rose Day Cream Light
  • Tinted Day Cream
An extract of the oily substances of the bran, the substance that is important for the seed’s growth. Although the ingredient is wheat derived it does not contain gluten because the wheat proteins do not come through in the extraction process. It has soothing and hydrating properties and balances the natural moisture of the skin.

Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil

Wheat Germ Oil
  • Clarifying Day Oil
  • Cleansing Cream
  • Hydrating Hand Cream
  • Lip Balm
  • Strengthening Hair Treatment
  • Revitalizing Day Cream
  • Revitalizing Mask
Wheat germ produces a light, highly nutritive, antioxidant oil rich in tocopherols and essential fatty acids. It is a lightweight, stable oil used in many oil extracts of botanical plants. Our wheat germ oil is gluten-free.

Tropaeolum Majus Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract

Nasturtium
  • Clarifying Clay Mask
  • Clarifying Intensive Treatment (up to age 25)
  • Clarifying Steam Bath
  • Clarifying Toner
  • Melissa Day Cream
Also known as the common garden nasturtium, the whole plant is infused with a spicy, warming quality, assisting blemish-prone skin in balancing overactive oil production. Nasturtium is native to South America where the fresh leaves are applied to skin irritations and eaten fresh as a spring tonic.