Facial sprays are the new toners. You need one to help boost skin's radiance by helping skin better absorb good skincare ingredients. But you also need to know how to use the spray you choose.
Remember when you were kid and the thing you wanted most to do on hot summer days was run through the first sprinkler you could find? The grown-up version is a facial mist, for spritzing your overheated skin without getting chased off a stranger's lawn. You just need to know which one to use -- and how to use it correctly. Yup, there's a correctly.
"Facial mists are today's toners," notes Solen Marie, product development manager at VitalScience Corp, which makes Dermaglow. Especially convenient in spray form, toners restore skin's pH balance after cleansing, and increase hydration levels when followed by moisturizer on still-damp skin. But before you stock up, here's a primer on what's available and how to use them to your best advantage.