Skincare products can be pretty expensive but they are necessary as well to maintain healthy, smooth, glowing skin. What if I tell you about a toner that is great for your skin AND easy on your pocket AND the ingredient is right there in your kitchen cabinet! Sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? well keep on reading….
Apple Cider Vinegar or ACV has been a favourite product for health gurus who believe it is nothing short of a miracle in a bottle. From treating hair issues to maintaining a healthy gut to clearing out the skin, there is little that it cant do. Many skincare bloggers and skincare enthusiasts have starting using it as a toner as part of their skincare regime and raves about it.
Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar
Our skin is naturally in an acidic state, when we use alot of products on our skin, it disrupts the acidic condition, ACV helps in maintaining the acidic condition. ACV is rich in malic acid which is an Alpha Hydroxy Acid that helps to exfoliate the skin. It helps in skin renewal process, clears out dead skin and evens out complexion. It also fights acne and blemishes.
How To Make ACV Toner At Home
- Organic Apple Cider Vinegar
Take 1 part ACV ideally organic and with mother
- Filtered water
Take 2 parts filtered water
- Essential oil (optional)
ACV has quite an overpowering smell, if you wish you can add few drops of your favorite essential oil.
- Spray bottle
Mix all the ingredients together, pour in the spray bottle and store it in the fridge. Use multiple times throughout the day especially after washing your face. You can also dab some of it onto a cotton pad and then apply.
Few pointers about ACV
- People with sensitive skin should handle ACV very carefully as it tends to dry skin and may cause irritation.
- Dont apply the ACV toner on open wounds or scratches
- Always patch test it on the wrist or neck before using it on the face
If DIY is not your thing, you can try out these natural toners instead
MANA FLORAL MIST FACE TONER
Price (Rs. 1,200)
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AURA CRAFT ORGANIC ROSE WATER
Price (Rs. 650)
To Shop Click HERE
Which of these toners will you be trying?
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