Cool It With Cucumber
This cooling toner restores the skin’s pH balance, kills bacteria and removes dead skin. Cucumber helps reduce inflammation, keeping acne at bay and keeping you cool for the summer.
½ cucumber, cut into thin slices
¾ cup filtered water
¼ cup apple cider vinegar
Yield: About 100 grams
Time: 10 minutes (plus overnight refrigeration)
Good for: All skin types
- Place the cucumber slices in a glass jar. Add water and soak overnight. Strain and discard the cucumbers.
- In a medium bowl, combine the apple cider vinegar and all of the cucumber water. Mix well.
- Using a funnel, transfer to airtight container.
To use: Lightly moisten a cotton round and wipe over your face and neck, or spray on using a mist bottle.
Storage: Refrigerator 1-2 week.
Use: Twice daily