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Body & Soul: Rosewater Toner

By Janice Cox
February/March 2010
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Rosewater and witch hazel are excellent choices for sensitive skin. They are gentle and not as drying as alcohol-based toners and astringents. Rosewater can be found in drugstores and natural food stores.

• 4 tablespoons rose water
• 2 tablespoons witch hazel
• 2 tablespoons distilled water

1. Mix all ingredients and pour into a clean container with a tight-fitting lid.

2. To use: Apply to your skin using a clean cotton pad after cleansing.


Janice Cox and her daughter, Lauren Cox, recently co-authored a book, EcoBeauty: Scrubs, Rubs, Masks, and Bath Bombs for You and Your Friends (Ten Speed Press, 2009). Find it at www.herbcompanion.com/shopping . 

Click here for the main article,  Body & Soul: Natural, Anti-Aging Treatments .



















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