Want to have a glowing and smooth skin? Then we give you a vital skin care tip. Always remember to apply toners after each time you wash your face with cleanser. Toner
is a lotion that clean your skin so that the skin pores get shrink avoiding excess oil secretion. Excess oil can lead to many skin problems like pimples and acne. Many people are affected by pimple problems specially the teenagers. Regular use of toners will reduce the chances of developing pimples in your face.
There are many well known companies in the market who manufacture toners
. Trusted names in cosmetics business include Maybeline, Revlon, Lakme and Ponds. There are many alcohol based and aqua based toners that you can choose after judging your skin type. After cleaning your face with cleansers, damp a cotton wool with the toner. Apply it in your whole face circulating gently in a circular fashion. You can also spray the toner in your face using a vaporiser. Another way for applying toner in your face is through a gauze facial mask. However after the application of toner remember to soak your skin dry with tissue paper. Then apply moisturizers. Regular skin care will definitely give you a healthy and glowing skin.
Toners also have the properties of astringents. So toners are effective on blemish skins with spots. The alcoholic effect of the toners acts good on oily skin. Toners also have some antiseptic property which allow to keep the pimples minimized. Toners also have humectant property thus maintains the water loss from the skin and replenish the moisture that the skin losses throughout the day.
Orange flower water is another type of toner that is good for both normal and oily skin. If you are looking for mild toners then you can opt for skin bracers. It has absolutely 0% alcohol. Skin bracers also act as skin fresheners. Rosewater is one of the most widely used skin bracers cum toner. Rosewater application is specially recommended if you are staying in the tropical and subtropical areas specially during the summer months.
Natural toners include watermelon juice and cucumber juice. Grind the cucumber and make juice out of it. Store in the refrigerator. Apply each time you come back from sun. These natural toners act beautifully in your skin. However plain cold water is supposed to be the best natural toner. Just splash water in your face every time you come back from outside.
After application of toners apply moisturizers. If your skin is too oily then you can avoid application of moisturizers but if your skin is normal to dry you can apply moisturizers. Application of moisturizers is specially needed during winter when the skin losses its natural moisturizer content. Moisturizers help to maintain the proper pH and moisture content of your skin. However moisturizer is not needed if you have oily skin.
Have a healthy and glowing skin!