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Best Toner for Oily Skin 2015

Dickinson’s Original Witch Hazel

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Best Toner for Oily Skin 2015
WINNER 2015, 2014

Dickinson’s Original Witch Hazel

A true miracle of nature, this 148-year-old formula shrinks pores, controls slick T-zones, dries up blemishes, and even de-puffs eyes, says N.Y.C. dermatologist Francesca Fusco. Now, if only it could do the dishes!

Walgreens

$4 for 16 fl. oz.
Best 2013 Toner

La Roche Posay Effaclar

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Best 2013 Toner
WINNER 2013

La Roche Posay Effaclar

More treatment than toner, this reviving formula is laced with lipohydroxy acid, a kinder form of salicylic acid that you’ll find in this brand, says L.A. dermatologist Jessica Wu. “It unclogs pores, refines skin texture, and helps fade acne scars.”

$23
Best 2012 Toner for Oily Skin

Clinique Clarifying Lotion

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Best 2012 Toner for Oily Skin
WINNER 2012

Clinique Clarifying Lotion

Full of salicylic and hyaluronic acids, plus glycerin, this tricked-out toner acts more like a gentle exfoliator that "makes skin feel smooth and refreshed," says N.Y.C. dermatologist Jeffrey Weinberg.

$13
Best 2007 Toner for Sensitive Skin

Clarins Extra-Comfort Toning Lotion

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Best 2007 Toner for Sensitive Skin
WINNER 2007

Clarins Extra-Comfort Toning Lotion

The aloe and almond oils in this alcohol-free toner are excellent for sensitive skin, says Boston dermatologist Ramsey Alsarraf. It also delivers vitamins A, B and E.

$30/6.8 oz.
Best 2007 Facial Toner for Acne Prone Skin

Clean & Clear Cooling Daily Pore Toner

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Best 2007 Facial Toner for Acne Prone Skin
WINNER 2007

Clean & Clear Cooling Daily Pore Toner

"Both the glycolic and salicylic acid exfoliate the skin and reduce oil that clogs pores," says New Orleans dermatologist Mary Lupo, who also commended this toner's pleasant smell and quick-drying properties.

$4/8 oz.
Best 2006 Facial Toner for Normal Skin

Lancôme Pure Focus Pore Tightening Toner

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Best 2006 Facial Toner for Normal Skin
WINNER 2006

Lancôme Pure Focus Pore Tightening Toner

The zinc and salicylic acid in this milky-white astringent make skin glow by removing dirt, oil and dead skin cells. "It leaves skin taut and plump without chapping like other toners," says dermatologist Robert Buka of N.Y.C.

$25/6.8 oz.
Best 2006 Facial Toner for Acne Prone Skin

Prescriptives Immediate Matte Skin Conditioning Tonic

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Best 2006 Facial Toner for Acne Prone Skin
WINNER 2006

Prescriptives Immediate Matte Skin Conditioning Tonic

This mattifying toner reduces oil and shine without overdrying skin, according to N.Y. dermatologist David Bank. It also effectively unclogs pores, reduces oil production and prevents blemishes.

$19/6.7 oz.
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