Green Tea Toner

Barbara Oseland Recipe

By Barbara Oseland BOseland

small spritz bottle
5 Min

For those that tried the Green Tea but do not care for the taste... don't throw the rest of the bags away, and try this! If you love Green Tea, grab a cup for yourself and some for your skin.

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4 tsp
loose green tea leaf ( cut open 2 tea bags if you don't have loose leaves)
1 c
boiling mineral water
1/2 c
witch hazel (optional - to sooth acne on normal to oily skin)
2 tsp
lemon juice (optional to sooth acne on normal to oily skin)

Directions Step-By-Step

Boil the water and steep tea bags for at least 10 minutes to make concentrated tea. Wait for the tea to cool, then pour it into a small spritzer bottle and refrigerate. Spray toner directly on clean, just-washed skin and pat it in (or apply it with a clean cotton ball). Follow with moisturizer. (Optional- To soothe acne on normal to oily skin types, add 1/2 cup of witch hazel and 2 teaspoons of lemon juice.)
Best for: all skin types
Benefits: decreases puffiness, tightens pores

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beauty Products
Hashtags: #facial, #skin, #treatment, #care

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Dec 30, 2011 - Barbara Oseland shared a photo of this recipe. View photo
Julia Carlson juliacarlson85
Jul 28, 2014
I didn't know that green tea had so many advantages! I have never tried green tea, but I sure will now! I'm sure I'll love it.