Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

Application & Skin Care Routine

What is the perfect skin care routine with Dr. Horn Labs?

Our Skin Care Routine is divided into four stages: Cleanse, Tone, apply Serum, and Moisturize. This carefully balanced system ensures optimal care and hydration for your skin.

Which products are part of the Skin Care Routine from Dr. Horn Labs?

Our products include Clarifying Gel Cleanser, Hydrating Toner, Botox-Like Peptide Serum, Hydrating HA + PCA Booster, Bakuchiol Serum, Moisturizing Niacinamide Gel, as well as other innovative products for specific skin needs.

How do I integrate new products into my routine?

When introducing new products, especially if you have been using simple moisturizers, you should introduce the new active ingredient gradually. Start with one application every few days and increase the frequency as needed. This will help prevent irritation.

Can products cause irritation to sensitive skin?

Everyone’s skin is different and you usually already know if you have sensitive skin. In this case, test new products on a small area of skin away from the face, e.g., on the inside of the forearm. If the product does not cause any irritation there, please proceed as described in the answer to the question “How do I integrate new products into my routine?”.

How long does it take for results to be visible?

Results can vary depending on skin type and product. However, many of our customers usually see a positive change within a few weeks. Regular use is crucial to achieve optimal results.

What sets Dr. Horn Labs apart from other cosmetic brands?

Dr. Horn Labs is characterized by a comprehensive commitment to sustainability. Not only are our products free from harmful ingredients such as mineral oils, parabens, PEGs, silicones and microplastics, but they are also 100% vegan and have been developed without animal testing. We are committed to offering high-quality, clean and environmentally friendly products.

What ingredients does Dr. Horn Labs use in its products?

Dr. Horn Labs uses carefully selected ingredients that are superior, effective and gentle on the skin. Our formulations contain natural ingredients that meet the highest standards for sustainability and quality.

How does Dr. Horn Labs select its ingredients?

Our experts carefully select ingredients based on the latest scientific evidence and ethical principles. We strive to use the best natural ingredients to create highly effective products.

What does “Clean Beauty” mean?

“Clean Beauty” stands for products that are free from harmful and controversial ingredients. The Clean Beauty philosophy at Dr. Horn Labs means that we do not use animal testing, mineral oils, parabens, PEGs, silicones and microplastics.

Are Dr. Horn Labs products free from animal testing?

Absolutely. All our products are developed and manufactured without animal testing.

Are Dr. Horn Labs products suitable for vegans?

Yes, all our products are 100% vegan. This means that none of our ingredients are of animal origin.

How does the Clarifying Gel Cleanser from Dr. Horn Labs work?

The Clarifying Gel Cleanser is designed for normal and oily skin types to remove daily impurities and excess oil, leaving skin feeling cleansed.

What does the Hydrating Toner from Dr. Horn Labs do?

Our fragrance-free Hydrating Toner restores the skin’s pH balance and moisturizes. It contains rose water and hyaluronic acid, ideal for treating dull, dehydrated skin.

How does the Botox-Like Peptide Serum from Dr. Horn Labs work?

Botox-Like Peptide Serum minimizes wrinkles with carefully selected peptides and 1% multi-molecular hyaluronic acid. It contains powerful anti-ageing ingredients that tighten, elasticize and moisturize the skin.

What are the properties of the Hydrating HA + PCA Booster from Dr. Horn Labs?

The Hydrating HA + PCA Booster revitalizes the skin with multi-molecular hyaluronic acid and sodium PCA for ultimate hydration. Fine lines disappear, elasticity improves, skin appears plumper and smoother.

How does Dr. Horn Labs Bakuchiol Serum revolutionize the anti-aging routine?

Bakuchiol serum is a natural and vegan retinol alternative. It promotes skin renewal, reduces fine lines and evens out the complexion, with moisturizing and antioxidant properties.

What are the benefits of the Overnight AHA Peeling from Dr. Horn Labs?

The Overnight AHA Peeling boosts the skin’s potential. With 10% plant-based lactic acid and 1% hyaluronic acid, it revitalizes and smoothes the skin for a fresh, youthful glow.

What does the Nourishing Facial Oil from Dr. Horn Labs do?

The Nourishing Facial Oil gives your skin new energy and vitality. The blend of 11 organic oils and extracts provides the nutrient and vitamin boost for vibrant, healthy and radiant skin.

How does the Caffeine Gel Booster from Dr. Horn Labs enhance the skin’s glow?

The Caffeine Gel Booster with 1% caffeine revitalizes and hydrates all skin types, reduces puffiness, especially for the skin around the eyes, without added oil.

How does the Antioxidant Ginkgo Gel Booster protect the skin from ageing and environmental stress?

The Antioxidant Ginkgo Gel Booster with its high antioxidant content revitalizes the skin. The vegan formula moisturizes and protects against environmental stress.

What care does the Moisturizing Anti-Age Cream from Dr. Horn Labs offer for mature skin?

The Moisturizing Anti-Age Cream was developed for mature skin. It contains multi-molecular hyaluronic acid, aloe juice and plant extracts. The cream moisturizes and softens fine lines for firmer, more radiant skin.

What are the benefits of Moisturizing Niacinamide Gel from Dr. Horn Labs?

Moisturizing Niacinamide Gel, enriched with 5% niacinamide, revitalizes and smoothes the skin, reducing the appearance of dullness, dryness and pigmentation. This moisturizing gel is suitable for all skin types and contributes to a radiant and even complexion.

Why does Dr. Horn Labs use these special ingredients?

Dr. Horn Labs carefully selects ingredients to ensure high quality and effective products that meet the needs of the skin.

What are the benefits of using algae extracts?

Algae extracts are selected for their moisturizing and soothing properties to optimize skin care.

What does the use of antioxidants in the products do?

Antioxidants protect the skin from harmful free radicals, promote skin health and can slow down the ageing process.

Why are moisturizing ingredients important?

Moisturizing ingredients keep the skin hydrated, improve the skin barrier and contribute to a healthy and radiant complexion.

What role do plant oils play in Dr. Horn Labs products?

Vegetable oils, such as argan oil, are chosen for their nourishing properties to nourish the skin and leave it feeling supple.

How do Dr. Horn Labs products promote skin health?

The products are formulated to support skin care needs, strengthen the skin barrier and promote a radiant complexion.

What does the use of skin-soothing ingredients in the formulations mean?

Skin soothing ingredients can reduce irritation and help sensitive skin to feel comfortable.

Why are Dr. Horn Labs products free of certain harmful ingredients?

Dr. Horn Labs is committed to clean formulations that avoid potentially harmful ingredients to best care for and protect the skin.

What distinguishes natural fragrances in the products from artificial ones?

Natural fragrances offer a pleasant scent without synthetic additives, which can be particularly beneficial for sensitive skin.

What role do preservatives play in skin care?

Preservatives ensure the shelf life of products and protect against the growth of microorganisms to ensure safety.

What quality standards apply to the product formulations at Dr. Horn Labs?

Our product formulations are based on approximately 125 ingredients, of which approximately 85% are certified organic and sustainably grown. Each individual ingredient and each formula undergo thorough testing and verification for various quality characteristics. In research and development, we focus on sustainability and the creation of high-quality products.

Where do the botanical ingredients in Dr. Horn Labs products come from?

85% of our botanical ingredients, including plant oils, plant extracts, waxes, butters and floral waters, are organically grown.

How is the energy supply for production at Dr. Horn Labs managed?

The production of our skincare is 100% powered by green electricity, which not only contributes to a sustainable energy supply, but also results in a low CO2 emission rate.

Is Dr. Horn Labs’ packaging environmentally friendly?

Yes, we strive to minimize our environmental impact. Our packaging is environmentally friendly and recyclable. We are committed to sustainable practices to minimize our environmental footprint.

How sustainable is the packaging of Dr. Horn Labs products?

All our products are filled in recyclable packaging, with 88% of the cartons used for transportation being made from recycled material.