Mario Badescu Witch Hazel & Lavender Toner
- vegan and cruelty-free toner that contains aha.
- it doesn't contain any harsh alcohols, common allergens, fragrances, parabens, silicones or sulfates.
- it does contain oils.
- it is reef safe.
- it is not fungal acne (malassezia) safe.
This product was submitted by Genne
Twice daily after cleansing, apply to skin with a cotton ball or pad. Wipe in sweeping, outward motions until the cotton comes up clean. Avoid eye area. If product gets into eyes, rinse well with water.
Ingredient List (20)
Water • Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice • Glycerin • Hamamelis Virginiana Water • Lavandula Angustifolia Flower Water • Pentylene Glycol • Polysorbate 20 • Hamamelis Virginiana Leaf Extract • Lavandula Angustifolia Oil • Citric Acid • Propylene Glycol • Caprylyl Glycol • Phenoxyethanol • Chlorphenesin • Potassium Sorbate • Sodium Benzoate • Benzoic Acid • Sodium Chloride • Sodium Sulfate • Ci 60730Jump to Ingredients Explained
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Mario Badescu Witch Hazel & Lavender Toner Ingredients Explained
This product contains 20 ingredients. Click on any ingredient to learn more about it
Water is the most common cosmetic ingredient of all. It often makes up the largest portion of a product, and is thus typically found at (or near) the top of an ingredients list.
In most cases, the purpose of water within an ingredient list is to act as a solvent - this means it's there to help dissolve other ingredients into the formulation.
Water also happens to be necessary for all life on Earth. If you see this, drink a glass of water. Stay hydrated!
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice is the juice expressed from the leaves of the aloe, Aloe barbadensis, Liliaceae.
Aloe contains the antioxidants Vitamins A, C, and E. These vitamins neutralize free radicals.
It also contains sugars in the form of monosaccharides and polysaccharides, folic acid, choline, many common minerals such as calcium, 12 anthraquinones, fatty acids, amino acids, and Vitamin B12.
Aloe is known to be anti-inflammatory, moisturizing, antiseptic, healing, and protect against UV rays.
Read more here: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2763764/
An organic, colorless, odorless, and non-toxic compound that has antimicrobial and antiviral properties. It acts a humectant in skincare products, meaning it helps skin retain moisture by pulling moisture from the air.
We don't have a description for Hamamelis Virginiana Water.
We don't have a description for Lavandula Angustifolia Flower Water.
Pentylene glycol is typically used within a product to thicken it, and also adds a smooth, soft, and moisturizing feel to the product.
This ingredient also acts as a mild preservative and helps to keep a product microbe-free.
We don't have a description for Hamamelis Virginiana Leaf Extract.
Lavandula Angustifolia Oil is the volatile oil obtained from the flowers of the Lavender, Lavandula angustifolia, Labiatae. ISO 8902:2009
Citric Acid is an AHA. It can help to reduce large pores. It can be bad for dry skin and cause irritation.
We don't have a description for Propylene Glycol.
We don't have a description for Caprylyl Glycol.
Germicidal, antimicrobial, and aromatic. Often used as a perfume fixative, antiseptic, or preserving agent in pharmaceutical products.
Alternate name: 2-Phenoxyethanol
Benzoic Acid is a preservative. It can worsen eczema.
Sodium Chloride can be bad for dry skin and be bad for acne prone skin.
We don't have a description for Ci 60730.