Proper cleansing and moisturizing is essential for your skin health. There are various cosmetic facial toners out there, but they’re filled with chemicals and preservatives, that’s why you need a homemade facial toner that is gentle and effective. Here are some natural DIY homemade facial toners that you can do at home that are completely natural and contain no parabens or other chemicals:
Refreshing homemade facial toner with lemon and ginger
This is a very simple refreshing homemade facial toner that has only two ingredients and it’s perfect for oily skin. Take a small piece of fresh ginger and cut it in slices. Place it in a cup and add 1/2 cup of boiling water, and let it cool (15-20 minutes). After 15-20 minutes, strain the ginger pieces and add 5 tablespoons of freshly squeezed lemon juice and mix. Pour the refreshing DIY facial toner in a clean bottle and store it in the fridge. Apply the homemade facial toner with a cotton pad once or twice daily to gently clean and refresh your face.
Gentle homemade face toner with green tea and chamomile
If you want to have a healthy skin, you can use this gentle homemade facial toner with green tea and chamomile every day. In a small bowl place one teabag of green tea and one teabag of chamomile tea, add 1 cup of boiling water and allow the mixture to cool. Take out the teabags, add 10 drops of freshly squeezed lemon juice and pour it in a clean bottle. You can keep your homemade facial toner in the fridge and use it 2-3 times per day.
Anti acne homemade facial toner with apple cider vinegar
Before doing your anti acne homemade facial toner, make sure that you get an organic, raw, unfiltered and unpasteurized apple cider vinegar (preferably with the ‘mother’). Don’t use store bought vinegar – it’s too strong and it’ll irritate and burn your skin, so make sure that you got an organic unfiltered one from a health food store. In a clean bottle, mix 1/4 cup of distilled water with 1/4 cup of organic apple cider vinegar and shake the bottle well. If you don’t like the vinegar smell, you can add 2-3 drops of your favorite essential oil. Shake the bottle well before each use and apply it on your skin with a cotton pad. You’ll immediately feel that your skin is clean and fresh. You can use it 2-3 times per day. If your skin is more dry and sensitive, use half the amount of apple cider vinegar (1/8 cup).
DIY homemade facial toner as homemade makeup remover
This homemade facial toner is great as a makeup remover and it removes even waterproof makeup. You only need 1/8 cup of extra virgin olive oil and 1/4 cup of rose water. Pour the ingredients in a clean bottle and shake the bottle. You will notice after a while that the extra virgin olive oil rises to the top, so before each use shake the bottle well. Then, using a cotton pad and gently clean your face from the makeup. After using this homemade makeup remover you’ll hardly need an additional cleansing, but if you think that your face is too oily from the extra virgin olive oil you can always use lukewarm water and gentle cleanser afterwards.
Moisturizing homemade facial toner with cucumber
Cucumber is rich in water and other nutrients and it’ll restore, moisturize and give freshness to your skin. It’s also very gentle and it’s suitable for all skin types.Wash one cucumber well, cut it into small pieces and place it in a blender. Blends the cucumber until smooth and strain it with a strainer and a cheesecloth. Pour the fresh cucumber juice in a clean bottle and store it in the refrigerator. Shake the bottle before each use and apply it with a cotton pad. Because this is a very gentle homemade facial toner you can apply it whenever you want.
Nourishing homemade face toner for dry skin
This homemade face toner is ideal for dry skin because it moisturizes and nourished the skin. In a clean bottle add 1/4 cup of milk and 1 teaspoon of honey and shake the bottle well until the honey dissolves. Make sure that you keep the homemade facial toner in the fridge and use it in 1-2 weeks. Apply the homemade facial toner with a cotton pad couple of times per day. If you think that your skin feels a little bit sticky from the honey, you can lightly rinse your face with lukewarm water 30 minutes after you apply the toner.
DIY homemade facial toner for dry skin with egg yolk
This homemade facial toner is a mix between facial toner and facial mask perfect for dry skin that needs deep moisturizing. In a small bowl mix one egg yolk, 1 tablespoon of plain unsweetened yogurt, 1 teaspoon of honey and 2 tablespoons of distilled water. Mix everything until you get a homogeneous mixture, place it in a clean jar and keep it in the fridge. Make sure that you use up the homemade facial toner in 4-5 days. Apply the homemade facial toner for dry skin with cotton pad and leave it for 30 minutes, then rinse your face with lukewarm water.