Skin toner for dry, sensitive and mature skin


The following toner uses the hydrating, stimulating and anti-inflammatory properties of rose in synergy with rose water. It is especially suited to dr sensitive and mature skins.



  • 5 ml (1 tsp) of high-proof vodka

  • A clean, dry glass bottle large enough to hold at least 300 ml (1/2 pt)

  • 4 drops each of rose absolute and rose otto
    10 ml (2 tsp) of witch hazel

  • 270 ml (9 fI oz) of rose-flower water




  1. Pour the vodka into the glass bottle. Add the rose absolute and rose otto to the vodka and shake hard to dissolve the oils.

  2. Add the witch hazel and shake, followed by the rose-flower water. Shake the bottle until all the ingredients have blended together well. The essential oils will not completely dissolve, so shake the bottle vigorously each time you use the toner.