5 Uses for Toner

A Pick-Me-Up for the Face

Whether it's genetics or just a lack of sleep, many people wake up with puffy faces --particularly around the eyes. And, toward the end of the day, skin can take on a dull look. The solution to both of these problems can be a type of toner known as a freshener.

Fresheners tighten the skin using ingredients like caffeine and green tea, which can produce a constricting effect. As a result, puffiness is reduced and tone is brightened naturally. Because fresheners tend to be heavy on natural ingredients, they're great for sensitive skin. And since they usually don't contain alcohol, they can be used by people with dry skin as well.

Toners aren't just for perking up skin, some can also correct imbalances. Check out the next page to read about another amazing use of these skin care products.