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In Korean beauty routine, toner is applied onto clean skin right after cleansing. Toner is the bridge between cleansing and the main skin care regimen. It tones the skin and gets it ready for the subsequent moisturizing steps. After the toner, the rest of the treatments are better absorbed. The toner is applied right after cleansing with either a cotton disc or hands.
This list was made using reviews and best sellers from 2016-2017. All toners are alcohol free and suitable for sensitive skin.
If you have sensitive, thin skin, choose a toner that doesn’t contain alcohol.
Hydrating and cleansing toner with hyaluronic acid. eBay Amazon.
Cleansing toner with powerful moisturizing and gentle exfoliating effects. Enriched with 15% hyaluronic acid, helping moisturize the skin over a long period of time. Hyaluronic acid prevents dryness, forming the barrier from within the skin. Toner contains AHA and BHA, which do an excellent job ridding skin of dead cells, ensuring brightness, whitening, and evening out imperfections. Produces a calming effect for inflamed skin.
Vitamin E provides an antioxidant effect, preventing early aging. AHA and BHA acids (fruit acids of lemon and apple) exfoliate, have a micro-peeling effect, renewing the skin and making the tone more even. Doesn’t contain parabens, benzophenone, mineral oils, preservatives or artificial dyes.
Suitable for all skin types: from dry and sensitive to oily and combination.
Mild hypoallergenic toner with goat milk. eBay Amazon.
Toner with 30% New Zealand goat milk extract. Thanks to the abundance of healthful vitamins and minerals, this ingredient contains all necessary properties to actively support and maintain skin’s healthy tonus.
Toner gently cleanses and lightens, deeply nourishes and moisturizes, calms, eliminates stress and inflammation, improves skin regeneration and collagen production, aids in reduction of wrinkles and sagginess.
Milk proteins renew the epidermis and stimulate the new cell formation, have an anti-inflammatory effect, lighten the skin, exfoliate dead cells, strengthen and moisturize parched skin, get rid of fine lines, and increase collagen synthesis.
Suitable for people with dull, tired, sensitive, aging, dry and stressed out skin.
Ultra hydrating toner with hyaluronic acid. eBay Amazon.
Toner contains hyaluronic acid (9800 mg), purslane extract, hibiscus extract, blueberry extract, acerola extract, etc.
Vitalizing, ultra hydrating toner neutralizes free radicals, “delaying” the aging process. Quickly increases skin’s hydration levels, normalizes hydro balance, smoothes out the surface and evens the skin tone. Stimulates collagen synthesis, activates skin’s natural regenerative processes and strengthens the immune system.
It absorbs quickly and hydrates and freshens the skin well, supporting its hydration levels and preparing it for essence and cream.
Active ingredients – hyaluronic acid, acerola, purslane and blueberry extracts.
Suitable for all skin types.
Calming camomile toner. eBay Amazon.
The toner calms and softens irritated skin, eliminates itch and redness, has mild antiseptic properties, hydrates and regulates hydro-oil balance of the skin.
The Camomile 90% toner contains:
Suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin.
Hydrating toner with mineral water. eBay Amazon.
Toner contains 88% sparkling mineral water, green complex from island Jeju (green tea, mandarin, aloe vera, camellia, orchid), coconut oil, etc. Mineral water intensely nourishes, fills the skin with micro and macro elements, which normalizes and speeds up many essential processes. Beneficially affects blood microcirculation, activates blood renewal, removes toxins from the body.
Certified organic components in this line (green plant complex) deeply penetrate the skin, aid in cell renewal, strengthen the skin from within, smooth and increase elasticity. Effectively reduces epidermal water loss, increases barrier properties of the stratum corneum of the epidermis, used to repair parched skin and support normal water balance in any skin type.
By Daniele Zedda • 18 February
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