Posts Tagged ‘skin’

Herbal Facial Toners and Mists: Benefits, Preparations and Recipes. 1

Monday, April 12th, 2010

How to prepare a facial toner that will protect, cleanse and nourish skin from herbs, roots, and flowers. A concise list of botanicals to use along with several excellent recipes you can make at home.

Homemade facial toners and mists are fairly simple to prepare and very beneficial to the skin. They not only hydrate, but help combat pollution and help protect skin by the micronutrients that are inherent in the herbs being applied. The longest lasting way to make toners is to macerate the herbs in an alcohol base first, then add distilled water and essential oils after. (more…)