Best Toners for Acne Prone and Oily Skin in India


Cleansing of skin is important to maintain a healthy as well as a glowing skin. If you have an oily or an acne prone skin then you need to strictly follow a beauty regime regularly to avoid your skin from frequent breakouts. Cleansing, moisturizing and toning the facial skin are a regular regime that every girl knows and follows. Although everyone is aware about the cleansing part, not all are sentient about the toning part or what it does in reality.


Toning the skin is absolutely important as after cleansing the skin, it helps in extracting the last traces of dirt settled in the pores that a cleanser probably has not taken care off. A toner helps to maintain the pH balance of the skin too and makes the skin ready for the next step which is moisturizing.

Acne prone and oily skinned girls, do have to watch out while buying any products. Today in the market there are various products that are made to specially treat the acne prone or oily skin in order to reap in the best results for your skin; you must choose the products that suit your skin type.

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Here we have compiled some of the best toners available in India that work best for acne prone and oily skin.

L’Oreal Hydrafresh Instant Freshness Toning Water: L’Oreal Hydrafresh Instant Freshness Toning Water is a very good toner from L’Oreal. It clears the skin off all the impurities, balances the texture of the skin, it is very mild on the skin it makes the skin soft and healthy and most of all it balances the skin.

L’Oreal Hydrafresh Instant Freshness Toning Water


Price: INR 425 /-

Lotus Herbals Basiltone Cucumber and Clarifying and Balancing Toner: Lotus Herbals Basiltone Cucumber and Clarifying and Balancing Toner is basically made of cucumber and basil, it clarifies and balances the skin. It also helps in tightening the pores and removing the makeup residue as well as removing the excess oil in the skin.

Lotus Herbals Basiltone Cucumber and Clarifying and Balancing Toner

Price: INR 196/-

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Kaya Skin Clinic Purifying Toner:  Kaya Skin Clinic Purifying Toner is a very gentle product which works effectively on the skin. It contains salicylic acid, removes the dirt, impurities and reduces the acne too. It makes the skin soft and smooth.

Kaya Skin Clinic Purifying Toner

Price: 299/-

The Body Shop Tea Tree Skin Clearing Toner: The Body Shop’s Tea Tree Skin Clearing Toner is a very popular as well as most loved toner. It is very good for blemished skin. It removes all the traces of makeup as well as impurities from the skin, making the skin even and clear. It mattifies the skin. It contains tamanu oil which works on the blackheads as well.

The Body Shop Tea Tree Skin Clearing Toner

Price: INR 795/-

Jovees Rose skin toner: Jovees skin toner enlivens skin with the special botanical extract that it contains. It helps the skin to retain moisture at the meantime cleanses the pores effectively too. It leaves the skin spotlessly clean, refreshed and fresh.

Jovees Rose skin toner

Price: INR 135/-

Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Stress Control Triple Action Toner: This Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Stress Control Triple Action Toner helps in treating the acne even before it sets in. It is clinically proven to deal with the congested pores. It clears the oil and prevents the clogging of the pores too. It includes a unique formula which soothes the skin with green tea and cucumber extracts and reduces irritation and redness.  It has 2% salicylic acid but does not dry out the skin.

Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Stress Control Triple Action Toner

Price: INR 1,694/- approx.

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