Most of us know that cleansing is important part of skincare routine. But how many of us know that toning is equally important? Cleansing and toning go hand in hand and one cannot be done without the other. Cleansing, toning and exfoliating makes your skin beautiful.
When it comes to oily skin, toning becomes even more important. As we take a bath every day, it’s essential for people with oily skin to tone their skin regularly. Why is it important? Toning helps absorb the excess oil from the skin and also removes dirt from the face, leaving it sparkling clean and acne free!
Today there are a lot of products available that are not only expensive, but also contain chemicals that can harm the skin in the long run. In order to save your money and skin, you can find and make simple homemade toners for oily skin from ingredients found in your kitchen shelf! You must be wondering if it’s really possible to make toners at home. Yes, it is quite possible and simple to make toners at home. They are not just cheap but are also very effective compared to the ones available in the market.
Homemade Toner for Oily Skin – Best 12
1. White Vinegar:
Mix water with white vinegar in equal proportions. Now take a cotton pad, dip in the solution and wipe the face.
2. Mint Leaves:
Mix mint leaves with hot water. Allow the solution to cool down and then wipe your face using cotton dipped in the solution.
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3. Lemon Juice+Peppermint tea+Hazel:
Take 1 tbsp lemon juice, a peppermint tea bag, 2 tbsp hazel and boiling water. First dip the tea bag in boiling water for a few minutes. Then remove the tea bag and add lemon juice and hazel to the boiling water solution. Mix well and allow it to cool down. Now using a cotton pad, you can wipe this solution on the face and neck.
4. Aloe Vera:
Squeeze out pure Aloe Vera juice and apply on the face. This works as a great toner for the skin and cures sunburns and rashes too.
Grate a fresh cucumber and mix with curd. Now apply this mixture on the face and leave it on for 5-10 minutes. This is a wonderful homemade cleanser and toner for oily skin that works excellently.
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6. Camphor+Rose Water:
Mix a pinch of camphor with rose water and apply this solution on the face 3-4 times a day. This toner is excellent for acne-prone and oily skin.
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7. Ice Cold Water:
One of the simplest toners to use is ice cold water or ice cubes. You can wipe the ice cubes or ice cold water on the face after cleansing. It is a great natural face toner for your skin.
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8. Rose Water:
Apply rose water on your face daily. Pure rose water does wonders to the skin, making it oil-free, soft and radiant.
9. Peach+Olive Oil/Almond Oil:
Take two peaches and remove the peels. Mash well and mix with olive oil or almond oil. Add one spoon of cream to this and mix well. Apply this mixture on the face, keep on for a few minutes and wash off with lukewarm water. This gives clear and fresh skin.
10. Lemon Juice:
Apply pure lemon juice or rub lemon peels on the face. This helps in lightening the skin complexion and also makes it oil-free.
11. Egg White:
Extract egg white from an egg and apply it on the face for a few minutes every day.
12. Tomato Juice+Honey:
Extract tomato juice and mix with organic honey in equal proportions. Make a thick paste and apply on your face for 15 minutes. This is one of the best homemade toners for oily skin.
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These homemade toners work very well for oily skin and also help prevent acne. So, start toning your face regularly with these simple homemade toners and find your way to a glowing skin!
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