17 Dermatologist-Recommended Toners for Sensitive Skin

All the beauty gurus out there blessed with sensitive skin, I'm right there with you. I'm still dealing with unsightly dark spots from using strong alcohol-based toners with other harsh ingredients that left my face itchy, inflamed, and stressed out. Not cute. I wouldn't wish that on anyone. So, to save ourselves from future skin agony, we should be cautious about the toners in our beauty arsenal.

Since there's a bit of confusion surrounding what toner actually does and whether it's a crucial step in your skincare routine, let's get the latter out of the way first. Yes, it certainly is. Now onto the product search. When specifically looking for gentle toners for your skin, which could be acne-prone or oil-prone, look for soothing ingredients that'll balance out your skin's pH level, like rose water, jojoba oil, and other vitamins.

To help, though, we tapped top dermatologists from around the globe to share their all-time favorite toners for sensitive skin. In short, you can trust the below have reputation your skin won't be mad at.