22 Best Toners and Astringents
Toners get a bad rap. But if you've got dry or oily skin, using one can transform your complexion. Here's how to find the right toner for your skin type
No. 20: Biore Triple Action Astringent, $7.49Best for: Oily skin prone to acne.
TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 8.3*
Why: Readers say this product is a miracle-working paradox: "I have unbalanced skin, and this [astringent] moisturizes the dry spots and dries the oily spots." Other readers appreciate that it doesn't "over-dry [skin] and doesn't have a bad alcohol smell." It is "as gentle as water but harsh on pimples," and is "more beneficial to my skin than any acne system." This astringent has a 2 percent dose of salicylic acid that leaves skin "clearer than ever, with smaller pores and a more even skin tone."
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SEE NEXT PAGE: No. 19: Clean & Clear Deep Cleaning Astringent Sensitive Skin, $4.49