As the article points out, though these are technically still toners, they're not labeled as such. For example, Clinique apparently categorizes its products as "watery lotions." Which makes sense: Taking notes from formulas that are popular in Asia, the new toners aren't for cleaning. Applied after cleansing, they're meant for "quenching."
Click through to YouBeauty to get the full scoop on how the new generation of toners does it differently, and let us know if you're reconsidering working this product into your routine. (YouBeauty)
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