Today I am going to share how can you easily prepare face toner at home that will balance your skin pH level. In just a few days your skin will look much fairer and glowing
To prepare this toner you will need
- Empty spray bottle
What to do:
- First grate cucumber
- In this grated cucumber add juice of half lemon, if lemon is very small you can use full lemon
- Now strain it to get its juice
- Store this water in an empty spary bottle and your skin toner is ready now
- Spray this toner on your face after washing your face
Note – If you want you can also add 5 drops of glycerin in this toner to get extra smooth skin
Benefits of using toner
1. It shrinks pores.
Applying a small amount of toner to a soft cotton ball or pad and gently blotting and wiping your face with it will remove oil and give the appearance of smaller pores.
2. It restores your skin’s pH balance.
Our skin is naturally acidic, typically with a pH balance of between five and six (on a scale from 0 to 14). But that balance can get out of whack after cleansing due to the alkaline nature of soap. When this happens, your skin needs to work overtime to return to its normal levels (and that may result in oil), but using a toner can help restore this balance quickly.
3. It adds a layer of protection.
Toners can help close pores and tighten cell gaps after cleansing, thus reducing the penetration of impurities and environmental contaminants into the skin. It can even protect and remove chlorine and minerals present in tap water.
4. It moisturizes.
Some toners are humectants, which means they help to bind moisture to the skin.
5. It refreshes skin.
Toner can also be used in lieu of washing your skin when it’s oily or dirty. It will leave your skin revitalized even when you’re on the go.
6. It can prevent ingrown hairs.
Toners containing glycolic or other alpha hydroxy acids can help to prevent ingrown hairs, so it also aids in grooming.