Is a toner really necessary? No, toning is not necessary for skin health. Toners were originally developed to remove soap scum from the face when lye-based soaps combined with hard water left a sticky residue post cleansing. The alcohol-based toner removed the soap scum eliminating irritation and contributing to cleanser mildness.
When should you use toner? Toner should be used immediately after cleansing the face in the morning before an antioxidant and sunscreen. “One of the best ways to apply a toner is to pour some in a clean, dry hand, and then pat all around your face with your other hand.
What does toner do and when should I use it? It removes oil and traces of dirt. Toner is part of the cleansing process. It can remove dirt, bacteria, makeup, pollution and dust that your cleanser may have left behind. Using a toner can give your skin an extra-deep clean.
Is it good to use a toner everyday? What is the Best Time to use a Toner? One must use a toner on a regular basis, preferably on a daily basis. Most ideally, a toner should be applied twice a day, once after the cleansing process in the morning and the second time, during the night-time skin care routine after thorough removal of makeup.