Skin toning is necessary part of skin care, no matter what you do with your skin but if you do not take proper steps to tone it you have missed a crucial step. There are many expensive and hyped cosmetic skin toners available in the market but none can match quality and efficacy of natural agents for toning skin. Here are few useful homemade skin toners for glowing skin.
Take mint leaves in sufficient quantity and cut these into small pieces, collect one cup of mint leaves pieces. Take 2 cups of water and bring it to a boil, put off the flame and add the pieces of mint leaves to the water and cover the utensil with a lid. Let the mixture sit for 30 to 40 minutes and strain. Fill a glass bottle with an airtight lid and keep it in refrigerator. Use this homemade natural skin toner for glowing skin regularly.
You can prepare homemade skin toners for glowing skin by using Holy Basil leaves as well. If you have sensitive skin avoid using ginger otherwise prepare this skin toner with ginger for better effects. Take a two inch long piece of ginger and grate it finely. Take Holy Basil leaves and break them with hands, collect one cup of these leaves. Put two cups of water to boil and put off the flame once water starts boiling, add Holy basil leaves and grated ginger and cover the bowl with a lid. Let it remain still for 30-40 minutes and later strain. Collect the water in a glass bottle with airtight lid and keep it in refrigerator. Use this on regular basis.
If you have a dry skin, papaya toner is best for you. Take two cups of water and boil it for 1 or 2 minutes, later allow it to cool down and put it in a refrigerator for an hour. Grate a piece of papaya in a blender collect one cup of its grated pulp. Add this grated pulp to chilled water and whisk the mixture few times, strain and collect the water in an airtight glass bottle. Put it in a refrigerator. This will hold good for 4 days, use it regularly to gain glowing skin.
If you have an oily skin cucumber instant toner is best for you. The only shortcoming is that you will need to make it as when you need. Making cucumber homemade skin toner for glowing skin is simple. Grate a peeled piece of cucumber and squeeze the pulp to collect its juice. Keep this juice in refrigerator for an hour and use it later. This is best for oily skin and also provides even tone to the skin.
If you have general or normal skin, grate a piece of tomato with cucumber and collect their juice, refrigerate the juice for an hour and use it for toning you skin. This too works well as effective and safe skin toner for glowing and healthy skin. Using plain juice of tomato also works as effective skin toner. The process of making is same, just grate a tomato, collect its juice and use it after refrigerating.
Take two cups of water and keep it to boil, add four teaspoons of green tea and put off the flame. Keep the utensil covered for 30 to 40 minutes and later strain and collect the water. Keep it in an airtight glass bottle to refrigerate and use it regularly. You can use it for a week it holds good for seven days easily. This is another simple homemade skin toner for glowing skin.
Add one part of apple cider vinegar with two parts of rose water and apply with the help of a cotton ball. You can make this in higher quantity or can make it as when you need. Keep rose water and apple cider vinegar refrigerated so that you need not to keep mixture in refrigerator. Use it regularly. It is one of the fast-acting homemade skin toners for glowing skin.
Add 100 ml of glycerine with 4 tablespoons of rose water and 1/3 teaspoon of alum. Apply this mixture with the help of a cotton ball and wash off after 10 minutes. This is instant homemade skin toner for glowing skin which is ready to use any time of the day.
Take a medium sized bottle of rose water and add half teaspoon of camphor to it, shake the bottle and keep it in refrigerator. Use it as and when you need, its shelf-life is of two weeks at least. Or you can add a pinch of camphor to a tablespoon of rose water and use. Both ways it works as useful skin toning agent.
Take a piece of apple and blend it in a blender after peeling it off, add some honey and apply over face. Let it stay for 15 minutes and wash off this too is excellent skin toning agent.