NOTE: This article has multiple DIY: Balancing, Refreshing, Healing Facial Toner Recipes. To make it easier to navigate, use the Table of Contents button to your right!
Rejuvenating Toner for Mature Skin
To tone and rejuvenate mature skin, for a firmer, more elastic, less lined face, glowing with the secrets and surprises of a woman still sensuous and ready to smile.
Frankincense is the aromatic oil par excellence for toning mature skin. Worthy of Queen Cleopatra, this exquisite blend adds a velvety plumpness to the skin while its sublimely feminine fragrance evokes not only love for others but for the special beauty of a well-lived face.
Simple Skin Glow Facial Toner
Inspired by the work of Annie B. Bond http://www.care2.com/
If you want fresh, smooth skin but you’re (rightfully) nervous about chemicals in your beauty products, take heart! This unbelievably inexpensive one-ingredient formula will help your complexion to glow. Annie says she can see the difference in people’s skin overnight when they start to use it.
Tomato, Lemon, or apple juice (see which you prefer)
Just pat some of the juice on your face, avoiding the eye area. Allow it to remain on skin for 10 minutes, if you can, then rinse and apply a Moisturizer.
Rose Geranium Face Spritzer Recipe
This tip is a little different variation on facial spritzers. The addition of witch hazel is a good astringent.
- 1 Tablespoon Witch Hazel
- 3/4 Cup Distilled Water
- 5 drops essential oils ( Rose Geranium is lovely )
Add to spray bottle and use as needed.
Cider Skin Balancing, Stabilizing Rinse Recipe
- 1/4 cup cider vinegar
- 1/4 cup water
Combine vinegar and water and gently wipe your face with the mixture. Let this rinse dry on your skin.
- 3 tsp. dried Basil, or handful of fresh, chopped leaves
- 1 cup boiling water
Pour the boiling water over the Basil leaves in a glass or plastic measuring cup. Steep for 15-30 minutes until cool. Strain and pour into a glass jar with a lid. To use apply with a cotton ball to your face and neck after cleansing. Keep refrigerated for a month or so. This toner is good for oily skin or Acne.
Moisturizing Rosewater Toner Recipe
Combine and shake well before each use.
- Rose EO 1 drop
- Chamomile EO 1 drop
- Rosewater 3 tablespoons
Like the morning dew on a rose petal, this aromatic toner protects dry skin and leaves the face feeling silky smooth, and the woman feeling wonder.
Natural pH Balancers
Use this cleansing, restoring rinse after your regular cleansing or after any or all of the skin treatments on this page. Apply with clean sterile cotton balls or gauze or simply splash on, being careful to avoid your eyes:
- 3 cups distilled water
- 1/3 cups apple cider vinegar
- Combine water and vinegar. Pour into a clean decorative decanter and store in the bathroom.
Various essential oils or herb infusions (in place of the plain distilled water) may be added to the basic balancer for fragrance and/or therapeutic value:
For oily skin add one of the following oils or infusions:
- Calendula (marigold)
- Horsetail herb
For dry, sensitive skin add one of the following oils or infusions:
- Lady's Mantle
- Marsh mallow (roots and leaves)
- Sweet Violet (flowers and leaves)
How to Make Angel Water Toner
A toner and freshener that brings skin back to normal pH after cleansing. This product is very good for your skin especially if it is oily.
- 1 cup apple cider vinegar
- 5 Tablespoons Rose petals
- 4 Tablespoons Sage leaves
- 3 Tablespoons raspberry leaves
- 2 Tablespoons Rosemary
- 3/4 cup rosewater
Heat the vinegar and pour it over the Herbs. Place mixture in a quart jar and cap. DO NOT USE A METAL LID. Shake daily for 10 days. Strain and add Rose Water to vinegar. Store, covered in jars with nonmetallic lids.
Herbal Skin Booster Recipe
- 4 tablespoons dried dandelion
- 4 tablespoons chamomile
- 5 tablespoons rosemary
- 1 (12-inch) square muslin or cotton
Place herbs in center of fabric. Bunch edges of fabric together. Secure with rubber band or string to form a scrubber. Place in a pot of boiling water. Remove from stove. Steep 10 minutes.
Remove scrubber and save the water as it contains herbal juices. Place scrubber in a glass dish until it cools to room temperature. Sweep over entire body, one area at a time, with long strokes, continually moistening scrubber in the herbal water. First stroke in an up-and-down direction, then in a circular motion. Leave herbal residue on for 20 minutes; rinse with tepid water.
After-Cleansing pH Balancer
- 3 c. distilled water
- 1/3 c. apple cider vinegar
- 5 to 10 drops of your favorite essential oil
Combine water, vinegar and your favorite essential oil. Pour into a clean container. To use: moisten a cotton ball and use after cleansing to restore your skin's pH.
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