Cucumber is widely used in skin care products. It helps in hydrating and soothing the skin. As cucumber contains large amount of water, it helps in cooling the skin. If you are looking for an all natural homemade skin toner, consider using mashed cucumber of cucumber juice instead of commercial toners and astringents. Cucumber toner is suitable for all types of skins. Even people with sensitive skin, who cannot use the common alcohol based or other commercial toners containing chemicals and preservatives, can safely rely on cucumber for cooling and hydrating the skin. To increase the effectiveness of your homemade cucumber toner further, consider enriching it with tomato or honey.