This soothing, milky toner immediately hydrates & calms redness, while both strengthening the skin’s barrier and supporting the microbiome to help prevent future sensitivity.
Immediately hydrates & calms redness
Reinforces a healthy skin barrier
Reduces visible ageing
CALM Nourishing Milky Toner’s new & improved mix of skin-replenishing and anti-ageing ingredients smooth, soften and visibly reduce redness. Its gentle formula is suitable for rosacea-prone skin and continued use will help reduce signs of sensitivity and visible ageing. The Ophiopogum Japonicus root supports the skin’s microbiome and barrier to help prevent signs of sensitivity while Marshmallow root shields skin from irritants and provides emollient and skin-healing benefits.
The bottle for this full-sized product is made from 96% recycled material (excluding cap and orifice reducer).
Because skincare works best when it suits your skin type.
Wash your face with a gentle cleanser and wait 15-30 minutes. Select what you see and how you feel.
Occurs naturally in the body. It's a by-product of uric acid and considered an effective skin-soothing and skin-conditioning agent.
Ophiopogum Japonicus Root Extract
The root of this plant contains several beneficial compounds that have antioxidant, soothing, and redness-reducing properties.
Althaea Officinalis Root Extract
This soothing plant helps visibly repair damaged skin and provides light emollient properties.
Aqua (Solvent), Pentylene Glycol (Humectant), Glycerin (Skin conditioning agent), Propanediol (Viscosity increasing agent), C13-15 Alkane (Solvent), Panthenol (Humectant), Polyglyceryl-6 Oleate (Skin conditioning agent), Cetheth-20 Phosphate (Cleansing Agent), Sodium PCA (Skin conditioning agent), Ophiopogon Japonicus Root Extract (Humectant), Ammonium Polyacryloyldimethyl Taurate (Viscosity increasing agent), Cetearyl Alcohol (Emulsion Stabilizer), Allantoin (Skin conditioning agent), Sodium Hyaluronate (Skin conditioning agent), Dicetyl Phosphate (Emulsifying agent), Maltodextrin (Absorbent), Althaea Officinalis Root Extract (Skin conditioning agent), Ethylhexylglycerin (Skin conditioning agent), Sodium Phytate (Chelating agent), Pantolactone (Humectant), Tocopherol (Humectant), Phenoxyethanol (Preservative).
How to use a toner
After cleansing, apply toner to a cotton pad and gently stroke over face and neck. Do not rinse. Follow with the rest of your morning or evening skin care routine. For daytime, finish with a broad-spectrum sunscreen rated SPF 30 or greater.
We decided to streamline the CALM Collection and to do so, we created one toner that benefits all skin types, the CALM Nourishing Milky Toner, in a lightweight milky texture. Based on newer ingredient research, The CALM Nourishing Milky Toner includes more focused ingredients, that work to instantly hydrate the skin and reduce facial redness such as Panthenol, Marshmallow Root, and Ophiopogon Japonicus Root Extract. These ingredients work within skin to help boost skins natural moisturising factor (NMF). In addition, this toner also contains double the amount of long-proven anti-irritant allantoin.
While all Paula’s Choice toners are fragrance-free and loaded with antioxidants, replenishing, restoring and soothing ingredients, the CALM Nourishing Milky Toner was specifically formulated for those with reddened, sensitive or compromised skin. It hydrates and eases discomfort while also addressing the first signs of ageing.
The CALM Nourishing Milky Toner is a specialized formula that offers a robust list of ingredients that soothes and restores the skin's barrier plus visibly reduces redness and sensitivity. Suitable for all skin types, this toner helps to strengthen the skin's barrier, so it becomes less reactive over time. The SKIN RECOVERY Enriched Calming Toner is a great option for those whose primary concern is dry to very dry skin with minor signs of visible ageing. It's a milky, hydrating formula with additional non-fragrant plant oils and emollients that help to nourish and eliminate dry, flaky skin.
Yes, the CALM Nourishing Milky toner is a great option for those with oily + acne-prone skin and can be used as a toner or liquid moisturizer. The panthenol, marshmallow (Althaea officinalis) root and Ophiopogon japonicus root extract help improve the skin’s barrier and reduce irritation. Additionally, it contains clinical levels of allantoin which can help fade signs of post-blemish marks.
Yes, the CALM Nourishing Milky Toner can help visibly reduce redness, assuming you're using a fragrance-free, skin-softening, water-soluble cleanser along with tepid (not too hot or cold) water first. On application, this toner will immediately replenish skin and deliver skin-strengthening and calming ingredients that soothe redness and irritation. With continued use, redness will continue to decrease.