Look for the following ingredients: Witch hazel to control excess oil, glycolic acid for gentle exfoliation, and tea tree extract for blemish control. These three can help you achieve the shine-free and clear complexion of your dreams.
To help you find the best shine-controlling, blemish-killing toner that fits your budget and other specific needs, we've compiled the ~finest~ in the market:
Best toner for oily skin: Celeteque Dermo Science Acne Solution and Oil Control Toner
If you have oily and sensitive skin, the search for your HG toner is finally over! Much like other Celeteque products, this is formulated by a team of dermatologists so you're sure this won't irritate the skin.Continue reading below ↓
Celeteque Dermo Science Acne Solution and Oil Control Toner, P85, Watsons
Best toner for oily skin: Human Nature 100% Natural Acne Defense Toner
When you're wary of the ingredients in your skincare product, turn to this toner that's infused with all-natural and organic tea tree extract. Fans rave about its pimple-healing and shine-controlling effects.Continue reading below ↓
Human Nature 100% Natural Acne Defense Toner, P109.75, Robinsons Supermarket
Best toner for oily skin: Luxe Organix Skin Mattifying Mist
The best thing about this toner is that it doubles as a face mist you can re-apply during the day. Spritz some of this on your shiny T-zone to refresh your complexion.Continue reading below ↓
Luxe Organix Skin Mattifying Mist, P219, Watsons
Best toner for oily skin: Apotheke Science Firming Toner
Apotheke Science’s handcrafted toner specifically aims to refine the pores and control excess sebum.
Apotheke Science Firming Toner, P249, Shopee
Best toner for oily skin: Beach Born Healing Toner
This toner is packed with soothing aloe vera, chamomile, and lavender essential oil to calm down inflammation. Its main ingredient, witch hazel, works to heal zits.
Beach Born Aloe Witch Toner, P280, Beach BornContinue reading below ↓
Best toner for oily skin: Neutrogena Alcohol-Free Toner
I’m not sure if you know this, but alcohol-based toners strip off your skin's natural moisture, making your complexion produce more oil. Check out Neutrogena’s alcohol-free toner to keep the excessive grease at bay while maintaining a healthy complexion.Continue reading below ↓
Neutrogena Alcohol-Free Toner, P335, Watsons
Best toner for oily skin: Innisfree Bija Trouble Skin Toner
Free clogged pores of sebum buildup to get rid of blackheads, whiteheads, and acne with this toner.Continue reading below ↓
Innisfree Bija Trouble Skin Toner, P1,090, SM Mall of Asia
Best toner for oily skin: CosRX AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner
This K-beauty toner is formulated with BHA which works to deep clean your pores and get rid of excess sebum. AHA, on the other hand, evens out the skin texture.
CosRX AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner, P680, Go Bloom and GlowContinue reading below ↓
Best toner for oily skin: Thayers Alcohol-Free Rose Petal Toner
Your complexion will surely look blooming after using this cult-favorite toner. It has rose water to cleanse the pores, and it works hand-in-hand with witch hazel extract, an ingredient famous for its anti-bacterial and antioxidant benefits.Continue reading below ↓
Thayers Alcohol-Free Rose Petal Toner, P695, Healthy Options
Best toner for oily skin: The Inkey List Glycolic Acid Toner
Glycolic acid, the star ingredient of this toner, sloughs off layers of dead skin without stripping off natural and much-needed oils.
The Inkey List Glycolic Acid Toner, P790, Sephora
Best toner for oily skin: First Aid Beauty Facial Radiance Pads
These toner pads are soaked in a gentle, alcohol-free formula, so it's safe for those with sensitive skin. These can help you get a clear, glowing complexion in no time.Continue reading below ↓
First Aid Beauty Facial Radiance Pads, P804, Sephora SHOP NOW
Best toner for oily skin: Mario Badescu Witch Hazel and Lavender Toner
Aside from witch hazel, this refreshing toner is also infused with lavender extract which can reduce inflammation and heal breakouts.Continue reading below ↓
Mario Badescu Witch Hazel and Lavender Toner, P855, Sephora SHOP NOW
Best toner for oily skin: The Body Shop Tea Tree Skin Clearing Mattifying Toner
The Body Shop’s Tea Tree Toner absorbs excess sebum and gets rid of pimples + acne marks.
The Body Shop Tea Tree Skin Clearing Mattifying Toner, P895, LazadaContinue reading below ↓
Best toner for oily skin: VMV Hypoallergenics SuperSkin 3 Monolaurin + Mandelic Acid Toner for Oily Skin
This toner features monolaurin, a coconut-derived ingredient that helps mattify the complexion, and mandelic acid, a gentle exfoliant that refines the pores' appearance.
VMV Hypoallergenics SuperSkin 3 Monolaurin + Mandelic Acid Toner for Oily Skin, P1,000, SM MegamallContinue reading below ↓
Best toner for oily skin: Pixi Glow Tonic
No toner list is complete without this internet-famous tonic. It has aloe vera extract, ginseng, and glycolic acid—this trio exfoliates dead skin, brightens discoloration, and smoothens out rough skin texture.
Pixi Glow Tonic 100ml, P1,050, Watsons
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