Beauty Dupes: 7 Alternatives To Thayers Witch Hazel Toner

Witch hazel is making a comeback in the skincare world! Witch hazel is an astringent which is often used as a natural topical remedy for acne and sensitive skin. If you’re a skincare junkie, you’ve probably heard of and yearned for a bottle of Thayers Witch Hazel toner. The toner is well-known for it’s abilities to any visible signs of oncoming acne breakouts and brighten your skin.

Unfortunately, Thayers Witch Hazel series aren’t widely available in Malaysia, save for a few pharmacies and stores. Even then, you gotta hunt for them in every nook and cranny. No amount of wishing to your beauty fairy godmother will bring the product into stores any time soon.

Luckily, we found some dupes for Thayers Witch Hazel! Some are pretty gentle formulas that your skin will be thankful for. Here are 7 alternatives Thayers Witch Hazel toners, particularly it’s ever-popular Rose Petal formula.

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1. Simple Kind To Skin Soothing Facial Toner

Unscented and soothing, this facial toner works wonders for your complexion. Formulated with witch hazel, pro-vitamin B5, chamomile and allantoin, this toner can be patted onto damp skin after cleansing. It’ll reduce inflammation and prep your skin with an added layer of moisture to absorb skincare products. Plus, it’s alcohol-free for all your sensitive skin’s needs

Buy: Simple Kind To Skin Soothing Facial Toner

Price: RM 18.75

2. Mario Badescu Rosewater Facial Spray

Lightly scented with rosewater, this rosewater facial spray can be used as a toner or a makeup fixing spray. It’s made of rosewater, aloe vera and herbal extracts. Rosewater contains antioxidants that can soothe slight wounds to your skin, like acne and scarring. Simply spritz some onto your face throughout the day to keep that glow up! You can even spritz it onto your hair to keep it nicely scented and moisturised throughout the day.

Buy: Mario Badescu Rosewater Facial Spray

Price: RM 42.00

3. Etude House Ion Water Witch Hazel Calming Mist

When all hope is lost, let’s look to K-Beauty. This calming mist is thoughtfully formulated with trusty witch hazel and ion water. The latter ingredient is known as “beauty water” in the Korean beautysphere. It tones and tightens the skin naturally while balancing your skin’s pH levels.

Buy: Etude House Ion Water Witch Hazel Calming Mist

Price: RM 58.00

4. Pixi Rose Glow Mist

This glowing mist is made with seven flower extracts so you’ll definitely look fresh as a flower petal after a few misting sessions. Rose flower oils will eventually enhance your complexion into a natural glow. The rose-extract infused formula can rebuild your skin’s moisture barrier too, so you’ll get all the goodness in one spritz.

Buy: Pixi Rose Glow Mist

Price: RM 65.00

5. Mamonde Rose Water Toner

This rose water toner soothes and hydrates your complexion while cleansing dead skin cells away from your skin. Formulated with 90% Damask rose water, this toner is oil-free and free of synthetic pigments. Babes with sensitive skin will appreciate this gentle formula.

Buy: Mamonde Rose Water Toner

Price: RM 56.00

6. Simplysiti Dermagic Refreshing Toner

Our local brands always have something special up their sleeves! This toner by Simplysiti is especially hydrating because it’s infused with hyaluronic acid. It also contains witch hazel extract and aloe vera which helps to reduce the appearance of blemishes. Get glowing skin the natural way when you pat this toner onto your face.

Buy: Simplysiti Dermagic Refreshing Toner

Price: RM 30.90

7. The Olive Tree Damask Rose Floral Facial Toner

If your skin needs a pick-me-up with natural ingredients, this facial toner is the one for you. It’s suitable for all skin types, and works especially well if you’re looking to reduce the size of your pores. This Australian with rose extract, witch hazel and aloe vera, this facial tone purifies your skin while hydrating it from the inside out.

Buy: The Olive Tree Damask Rose Floral Facial Toner

Price: RM 59.90

Until the real deal is widely available in Malaysia, these dupes will do to fill up the witch hazel-sized void in your skincare routine. Are you a fan of witch hazel? Tell us all about your favourite product in the comments below!