In between cleansing and moisturising, you'd be forgiven for seeing a face toner as a bit of a faff - but it's actually the answer to a much clearer and more radiant complexion.
'Face toners have a number of positive roles in skincare', says Dr. Anjali Mahto, dermatologist and British Skin Foundation spokesperson. 'They can remove excess oil, make-up and balance the skin, and they are especially useful for those with acne prone skin.'
That's not all though, as a single spritz of toner or once-over with a cotton pad even has the ability to refine large pores and help prime your skin to absorb serums and moisturisers more efficiently, so that you get tons more out of your skincare.
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This 7% glycolic acid solution doesn't just sit there; it gets to work by gently chipping away at dead skin cells and oil, turning lacklustre skin luminous almost overnight. It leaves skin feeling taut and polished without the stinging effects and makes it more receptive to any products you layer on top - so clever.
EISENBERG's Toning Lotion harnesses liquorice extract, so skin feels firm, as well as witch hazel to stop the dreaded 3pm shine from ruining your look. The added rosewater works wonders to settle red and irritated skin, plus, the bottle will look seriously chic atop your dresser.