Dr. Hauschka Skin Care

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

Xanthan Gum

Xanthan Gum
  • Almond Soothing Body Cream
  • Acute Care Potentilla
  • Almond Soothing Body Wash
  • Brow & Lash Gel 00
  • Cleansing Cream
  • Concealers
  • Daily Hydrating Eye Cream
  • Deodorant Floral
  • Deodorant Fresh
  • Liquid Eyeliners
  • Foundations
  • Hydrating Hand Cream
  • Ice Plant Body Care Lotion
  • Ice Plant Face Cream
  • Intensive Ice Plant Cream
  • Labimint Acute Lip Care
  • Lavender Sandalwood Calming Body Cream
  • Lavender Sandalwood Calming Body Wash
  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalizing Body Milk
  • Lemon Lemongrass Vitalizing Body Wash
  • Light Reflecting Concealer 00
  • Defining Mascaras
  • Melissa Day Cream
  • Moor Lavender Calming Bath Essence
  • Night Serum
  • Quince Hydrating Body Milk
  • Quince Day Cream
  • Regenerating Body Cream
  • Regenerating Day Cream
  • Regenerating Eye Cream
  • Regenerating Hand Cream
  • Regenerating Neck and Décolleté Cream
  • Revitalizing Day Cream
  • Revitalizing Mask
  • Rose Deodorant
  • Rose Nurturing Body Cream
  • Rose Day Cream Light
  • Rose Nurturing Bath Essence
  • Rose Nurturing Body Wash
  • Sage Mint Deodorant
  • Sensitive Saltwater Toothpaste
  • Soothing Cleansing Milk
  • Soothing Mask
  • Hydrating Foot Cream
Xanthan gum is produced from sugar syrup by a natural yeast-like microorganism, Xanthomonas campestris. A complex carbohydrate (polysaccharide) which is used as a thickening agent. It covers the skin as a soft, moist gel which feels pleasant on the skin.


  • Sensitive Saltwater Toothpaste
A yellow oily extract rich in carotenoids is obtained from the tall African marigold (Tagetes erecta).