Fennel facial toner

Fennel leaves are excellent for skin and can give you a natural glow. You can enjoy the goodness of fennel leaves by making it a part of your skincare routine. Here is how you can make a fennel leaves facial toner at home.

Fennel seed – Names in other languages

  • Scientific name – Foeniculum vulgare
  • English – Fennel seed
  • Hindi – Saunf
  • Sanskrit – Madhurika
  • Malayalam – Perunjeeragam
  • Bengali – Radhuni
  • Tamil – Sombu
  • Kannada – Badi-sopu
  • Telugu – Sopu



Homemade Fennel toner for skin – DIY

  • 200 ml Filtered water
  • 3 stalks Fennel leaves
  • 40 ml Apple cider vinegar
  1. Take fresh fennel leaves, apple cider vinegar and filtered water to make this toner.
  2. Clean and chop fennel leaves. Place in a bowl.
  3. Pour boiling hot water over the leaves.
  4. Cover with a lid and allow the leaves to soak for about an hour.
  5. Using a strainer, extract the fennel leaves water.
  6. Add apple cider vinegar to fennel water.
  7. Mix the two well.
  8. Transfer this to a suitable bottle.
  9. And the toner is now ready. You can directly spray the toner on your face and spread with cotton wool. Or you can dab it on cotton and apply on your face and neck.

Use the toner twice a day for clean and refreshed skin. This toner an also help to control acne, oily skin and reduce the appearance of pores.

Ramya Srinivasan, PDGBA, earned her Master’s degree in Business. As a result of her passion in native medicine, she got her Diploma in Traditional Siddha Medicine from Bharat Sevak Samaj registered under the Indian Planning Commission. She is certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.