Using a toner is the second step in a basic three-step skin care routine, right after cleansing and before moisturizing–so a toner is really something you shouldn’t do without!
Toners are designed to remove any residual dirt, makeup, and oil, tighten the skin temporarily and minimize the appearance of pores to create a smoother, more radiant appearance. Toners also have a refreshing, calming effect on the skin. Some toners are also specially formulated to soothe skin irritations. Lastly, toners helps increase the skin’s ability to absorb the moisturizer you will be putting on afterward.
So don’t skip the toner, as it can really make a significant difference in how your skin looks and feels. To help you get started on your shopping, here are the Best Toners in Malaysia you can add to your shopping cart right now. Have a look!
Best Toners in Malaysia
COSRX AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner, 150ml
All skin types
Some By Mi AHA BHA PHA 30 Days Miracle Toner, 150ml
All skin types
Kose Sekkisei Lotion Toner, 200ml
Normal to dry skin
Eucerin Acne-Oil Control Pro Acne Solution Toner, 200ml
Acne-prone skin, blemished skin, sensitive skin
Face Republic pH-Balancing Toner, 160ml
Dry, oily, and sensitive skin
Himalaya Refreshing & Clarifying Toner, 175ml
All skin types
One Thing Centella Asiatica Extract Toner, 150ml
Acne-prone skin, sensitive skin
Dr.Douxi Skin Toning Lotion Facial Toner, 255ml
Normal, mature skin
Breylee Rose Water Toner, 200ml
All skin types, mature skin
DR. WU Intensive Hydrating Essence Toner With Hyaluronic Acid, 150ml
Dry, sensitive skin
Aesop In Two Minds Facial Toner, 200ml
AHC Premium EX Hydra B5 Soothing Toner, 120ml
Dry skin, sensitive skin
Wardah Lightening Face Toner, 125ml
All skin types
Sebamed Clear Face Teenage Deep Cleansing Facial Toner, 150ml
Acne-prone skin, oily skin
Top 14 Toners in Malaysia
1. COSRX AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner
First up is the COSRX AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner, which is suitable for all skin types. It’s formulated with glycolic acid AHA (alpha hydroxy acid) and betaine salicylate BHA (beta hydroxy acid) to remove impurities and dry flakes on the surface of the skin and unclog pores.
Together with other skin purifying botanical ingredients such as willow bark water and apple fruit water, AHA and BHA effectively remove the dead skin cells on the surface of the skin, leaving you with smooth, clear skin. This mild toner also hydrates and revitalizes dull, dry skin and refreshes and balances the skin after cleansing.
COSRX AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner 150ml price: RM56.00
2. Some By Mi AHA BHA PHA 30 Days Miracle Toner
The Some By Mi AHA BHA PHA 30 Days Miracle Toner not only contains AHA and BHA, it also has polyhydroxy acid or PHA, which is a gentle exfoliant that dissolves dead skin cells and also attracts moisture to your skin to improve hydration. This toner keeps your skin healthy and bright by removing dead cells and impurities from your skin. It also contains tea tree oil and keeps acne, blemishes, oiliness, dark spots, and oiliness away. Suitable for all skin types.
Some By Mi AHA BHA PHA 30 Days Miracle Toner 150ml price: RM36.18
3. Kose Sekkisei Lotion Toner
The Kose Sekkisei Lotion Toner features a mild and refreshing formula that is absorbed into the skin quickly to eliminate dullness and to promote a refined and even skin tone. This toner contains plant extracts such as licorice extract, angelica root extract, melothria root extract, and coix seed extract to reduce pigmentation, refine pores, and improve the texture of your skin. It instantly brightens your skin tone to give you a radiant, even glow. It’s ideal for normal to dry skin.
Kose Sekkisei Lotion Toner 200ml price: RM174.00
4. Eucerin Acne-Oil Control Pro Acne Solution Toner
The Eucerin Acne-Oil Control Pro Acne Solution Toner is specially formulated for those with oily, sensitive, and blemish- and acne-prone skin. Not only does it clear the skin of impurities, but it also controls oil and unclogs pores to prevent acne formation. This toner contains lactic acid to gently unblock the pores, inhibit the growth of bacteria, and prevent blemishes without overdrying the skin. It also works to moisturize the skin and prepare it for the absorption of other skin care products, like your moisturizer.
Eucerin Acne-Oil Control Pro Acne Solution Toner 200ml price: RM56.98
5. Face Republic pH-Balancing Toner
The Face Republic pH-Balancing Toner is specially made for those with oily, sensitive, and dry skin. It’s effective in restoring the skin’s moisture balance without stripping away its natural oils. This toner contains citric acid and allantoin to gently exfoliate and soothe the skin. Citric acid works to lift off dead skin cells, leaving you with clean, fresh, and smooth skin, whilst allantoin soothes the skin and reduces irritation.
Face Republic pH-Balancing Toner 160ml price: RM39.90
6. Himalaya Refreshing & Clarifying Toner
The Himalaya Refreshing & Clarifying Toner features plant-based ingredients that give your skin a deep cleaning. It contains lentil, citrus lemon, and boerhavia root, which help in cleansing pores, removing dead skin cells, and refreshing the skin for a radiant glow. This toner is ideal for all skin types and keeps your skin oil-free without overdrying. It cleans and tightens pores and also helps in controlling the secretion of excess oils.
Himalaya Refreshing & Clarifying Toner 175ml price: RM25.90
7. One Thing Centella Asiatica Extract Toner
Up next is the Centella Asiatica Extract Toner from One Thing. This toner, which is available in 150ml and 300ml bottles, is formulated to reduce acne, increase skin elasticity and make it firmer, and soothe skin irritation. It contains the extract of Centella Asiatica, popularly known as gotu kola, a medicinal herb known for its antioxidant and hydrating properties. It calms down irritated skin, making it ideal for those with acne and sensitive skin.
One Thing Centella Asiatica Extract Toner 150ml price: RM58.00
8. Dr.Douxi Skin Toning Lotion Facial Toner
The Dr.Douxi Skin Toning Lotion Facial Toner is an all-in-one hydrating toner that not only locks in moisture but also increases the skin’s metabolism and reduces wrinkles, making your skin smooth and soft. Its formula also works to tighten and firm the skin and improve the skin’s elasticity. This intensive repair and anti-aging property helps you regain a youthful appearance and gives you a radiant glow.
Dr.Douxi Skin Toning Lotion Facial Toner 255ml price: RM149.90
9. Breylee Rose Water Toner
The Breylee Rose Water Toner is infused with organic rosa rugosa flower petals, also known as Japanese rose, to tone, soothe, and hydrate the skin. This toner is formulated to provide instant hydration and for toning the face, eye area, neck, and decolletage. It is also effective in balancing the skin’s pH, brightening the skin, and repairing it to restore its youthful appearance.
Breylee Rose Water Toner 200ml price: RM59.00
10. DR. WU Intensive Hydrating Essence Toner With Hyaluronic Acid
The DR. WU Intensive Hydrating Essence Toner With Hyaluronic Acid works best for those with dehydrated or sensitive skin. It contains ceramela, a hydration enhancer produced from a plant yeast and olive oil. This toner effectively replenishes the skin’s moisture and locks the moisture in to protect it from dryness and improve its elasticity. The intensive hydration also lets the skin heal faster, making your skin radiant, supple, and blemish-free.
DR. WU Intensive Hydrating Essence Toner With Hyaluronic Acid 150ml price: RM159.00
11. Aesop In Two Minds Facial Toner
The Aesop In Two Minds Facial Toner has a mild yet powerful formula that soothes and balances the skin. It contains clarifying witch hazel, chamomile bud extract, and niacinamide as its key ingredients. Other skin-loving ingredients include Camellia sinensis leaf extract, lavender oil, salicylic acid, rosemary leaf oil, sage oil, and citric acid.
This toner gives a soothing and cooling sensation and is great for combination skin. Its formulation makes it effective in balancing out oil production whilst keeping inflammation at bay.
Aesop In Two Minds Facial Toner 200ml price: RM189.00
12. AHC Premium EX Hydra B5 Soothing Toner
The AHC Premium EX Hydra B5 Soothing Toner is specially formulated for those with dry skin and sensitive skin. Its formula contains 95 percent derma-grade hyaluronic acid and 98 percent pro-vitamin B5 to help reduce redness and improve the skin’s hydration. The hyaluronic acid instantly improves the skin’s moisture and refines the overall skin texture, whilst pro-vitamin B5 works to soothe and restore the natural barrier of the skin and enhance the moisturizing effect, giving you supple, dewy-looking skin.
This toner has a lightweight texture and is easily absorbed into the skin without any sticky feeling, leaving your skin soft and smooth.
AHC Premium EX Hydra B5 Soothing Toner 120ml price: RM139.00
13. Wardah Lightening Face Toner
The Wardah Lightening Face Toner is a pH-balanced toner that brightens and freshens the skin without overdrying. It’s enriched with two active ingredients that lighten the skin, namely licorice and vitamin B3. The mild formula works on dark and dull skin and moisturizes the skin while protecting it from sunlight during daytime use. When applied at nighttime, it continues brightening the face by nourishing the skin as you sleep. Suitable for all skin types.
Wardah Lightening Face Toner 125ml price: RM9.60
14. Sebamed Clear Face Teenage Deep Cleansing Facial Toner
It’s never too early to get teens started on proper skin care, which is why we recommend the Sebamed Clear Face Teenage Deep Cleansing Facial Toner. This toner gently cleanses the skin, removing dirt and excess sebum to prevent new pimples from forming. It contains panthenol, which supports skin healing and regeneration, as well as witch hazel to calm irritation and improve the skin’s appearance. In addition, this teen-friendly toner also has silk protein and allantoin, which moisturize the skin and make it smooth.
Sebamed Clear Face Teenage Deep Cleansing Facial Toner 150ml price: RM27.30
Pamper Your Skin with the Best Toners in Malaysia
We hope this list of the best toners in Malaysia makes shopping a whole lot easier. With the wide variety of face toners in the market, you’re sure to find one that’s specially formulated for your skin type. When applying toner, remember to use a cotton ball or pad and use gentle, sweeping strokes across your skin. Avoid rubbing the skin, especially if you have sensitive skin. Pamper yourself so you can have healthy, glowing skin day and night. Happy toning!