Dr. Hauschka Skin Care

Ingredient Glossary

Please select a letter to obtain information about specific ingredients.

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

Vegetable Oil (Olus Oil)

Vegetable Oil
  • Tinted Day Cream
  • Hydrating Cream Mask
The mixture of vegetable triglycerides nourishes the skin and makes it supple and offers light moisturizing.

Verbascum Thapsus Extract

  • Soothing Mask
Mullein is an antioxidant-rich herb that helps to neutralize free radicals on the skin. This plant helps fortify the skin against environmental influences, and stabilize the skin.

Veronica Officinalis Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract

  • Sensitive Care Conditioner
The leafy common speedwell is astringent and soothing. A rhythmitised dilution provides soothing and calming effects for the skin.

Viola Tricolor Extract

  • Firming Mask
Supports the skin’s self-cleansing processes. Pansy has soothing properties to help reduce the appearance of redness. It was traditionally used to calm skin irritations.

Viscum Album (Mistletoe) Leaf Extract

  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalizing Body Oil
This evergreen semi-parasite, which grows mainly on soft-wooded deciduous trees and conifers, produce yellow flowers in summer and white berries (which eventually turn red) in winter. Mistletoe helps keep skin supple and resilient.

Vitex Agnus Castus Extract

Chaste Berry
  • Intensive Treatment for Menopausal Skin
Rhythmitised dilution of vitex helps balance menopause-related changes in the skin, such as blotchiness and irregular pigmentation.