Tea Toner for Oily Skin

Maintain magnificent skin with this tea-infused toner, perfect for oily skin.
April/May 2004
Increase circulation and kill acne-causing bacteria with a homemade, tea-rich toner.

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Use this formula no more than three times a week to increase circulation and help kill the bacteria that cause acne. Use a regular toner on other days.

• 1/2 teaspoon dried peppermint or spearmint
• 1/2 teaspoon dried sage
• 1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary
• 4 tablespoons hot distilled water

1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl, cover and let stand overnight. Strain.

2. Apply to a clean face with a cotton ball and leave on for 1 minute. Blot with a damp, cool washcloth.

3. Follow with a moisturizer. Store remaining toner in the refrigerator for up to 1 week. Makes about 1/4 cup.

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