skin toner

Thyme and fennel-seed toner

For normal to oily skin. Fennel reduces puffiness and irritation. Thyme is antiseptic and astringent.

2 sprigs fresh thyme, lightly crushed with the back of a spoon

2 teaspoons fennel seed, crushed lightly

½ cup boiling water

Juice of a half of a lime

Mix thyme and fennel seed in a bowl and cover with boiling water. Add lime juice and let steep for 15 minutes. Strain infusion and store liquid in a jar. Keep in the refrigerator.

To use: Dab on face and neck with a cotton ball. Leave on a few minutes, then rinse with water.

Adapted from "Secrets of the Spas," by Catherine Bardey.
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