Summers first hit the skin of the people. Due to sunlight and dirt, people’s skin becomes dull and dry. Apart from this, ultraviolet rays affect the skin due to exposure to sunlight and promote many problems. If your skin is oily, then toner is a better option for you. Toner is a type of astringent that eliminates excess oil of the skin and improves skin health as well. You can easily get tonner from the market but they contain many chemicals, which may cause damage to your skin. In this way, you can make a toner with the help of cucumbers at home. Cucumbers contain antioxidants, antibacterial, anti-fungal, and many other nutrients that protect skin from getting damaged. (Also read: What are the amazing benefits of dry brushing your skin)
Let’s know how to make a toner made with cucumber:
Benefits of cucumbers
- Keeps skin hydrated
- Brings glow in the skin.
- Is a natural coolant.
- Rejuvenates the skin.
- Reduces fine lines and wrinkles.
First clean the cucumber thoroughly and then remove its peel. After that blend and then separate the water from it with the help of a filter. Store this water in spray bottle. Spray this water on your skin but its mandatory to clean the face first. You can use it twice a day. This solution contains toning properties which provide coolness to the skin. You can apply it on the eyes with cotton wool. This reduces the swelling of your eyes. (Also read: Which are the worst foods for hair)
Toner of cucumber, lemon and honey
Lemon is beneficial for oily skin and using it with cucumber juice reduces the scars on your skin. Apart from this, there is a natural bleach in honey and there is an antiseptic property which is a better option for skin related problems.
How to create
- Half cucumber
- 1 lemon
- 1 teaspoon honey
Wash the cucumber, then remove its peel and cut it into small pieces. Now grind it and separate the water. Then put it in a clean container. Now add lemon and honey to this solution and put it in the fridge. You can spray it directly on your skin. You can use it daily for better results.
- You can use the left out the pulp of cucumber in the form of face pack and eye mask.
- If you have more toner left then you can use it with a face pack made at home. (Also read: What Are The Beauty Benefits Of Licorice Root Or Mulethi)