One of nature’s best astringents, witch hazel is extremely refreshing and acts and as an extremely useful tonic or toner. It helps remove excess skin oils. It is frequently used in post shave products, where it shows mildly astringent properties as well as helping to reduce razor burn and swelling. It is also used for the treatment of varicose veins, insect bites, burns and other skin irritations.
Posted on 09 Oct, 2014