Pixi Skintreats Milky Tonic Review

05 November 2020

Pixi Milky Tonic review and ingredients

Pixi Milky Tonic is a soothing toner that might excite those looking for a daily toner. It's purposed to nourish, rehydrate and relax the skin upon usage as this tonic is enriched with skin-loving ingredients. I'll breakdown the deets of this product in my post. Keep on reading to know if this toner is worth your money.

Disclaimer: This product was sent to me for review purposes. I was not paid to write a review but that does not affect my thoughts on it. Do take note that my experience with this product may not be the same as yours as each skin type is different.

What is Pixi Milky Tonic?

It's a soothing toner, the one you can depend on as a daily type of toner. It's said to calm and soothe the skin complexion by balancing and soothing formulation of Pixi’s Milky Tonic facial toner.

What Pixi Beauty Claims On its Milky Toner

Refer pixibeauty

• Balancing and hydrating Milk-Enriched facial toner to soothe your complexion.

• Infused with Oat Extract to balance and comfort irritated skin.

• Provides essential hydration and nourishment as it relaxes your skin.

• Enhanced with skin-loving botanicals such as Matricaria Flower Water, Jojoba Seed Oil, Camellia Leaf Extract, Orange Peel Extract, Rose Flower Extract, Vanilla Extract, Grape Extract, Lemon Extract, Clove Extract and Lavender Extract.

• This Milky Tonic is suitable for all skin types including very dry or sensitive skin.

• Alcohol-free

• Paraben-free

• Not tested on animals

Key Ingredients

Jojoba Milk 
Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil 
Rehydrates, Nourishes 
Jojoba oil gives the skin moisturization but it also is known to be comedogenic, which could result in the formation of acne if your skin cannot take it. 

Oat Extract 
Avena Strigosa Seed Extract 
Soothes, Hydrates 
Black oat extract is used in this toner which is said to contain water-resistance substance such as polysacc­harides and amino acids that helps provides moisture to the skin.

Green Tea 
Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract 
Not only known as an antioxidant it also has UV protectant, anti-inflammatory, anticarcinogenic and antimicrobial properties. 

Product Details

Purchase: pixibeauty.co.uk

Price: $10 (RM40+) (100ml)

Skin Concern: Soothing & Hydrating

Skin Types: All Skin Types

Shelf Life: 12 Months

Full Ingredients List (INCI): 
Aqua/Water/Eau, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Water, Propanediol, Glycerin, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Sodium PCA, Avena Strigosa Seed Extract, Hydrolyzed Barley Protein, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Euterpe Oleracea Sterols, Linoleic Acid, Oleic Acid, Linolenic Acid, Sodium Hyaluronate, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Extract, Citrus Nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Fruit Extract, Rosa Damascena Flower Extract, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Fruit Extract, Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Extract, Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove) Flower Extract, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract, Phospholipids, Lecithin, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Phenoxyethanol, Potassium Sorbate, Disodium EDTA, Citric Acid, Sodium Benzoate, Benzyl Alcohol, Sodium Citrate, Xanthan Gum, Ethylhexylglycerin

My Thoughts on Pixi Milky Soothing Toner

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Going through its ingredient list, Pixi Milky Tonic is mostly full of skin-loving ingredients. Mostly for soothing and hydration but I do worry of Jojoba since it's comedogenic. I'm still unsure if Jojoba was the cause of my breakouts.

Same as its bestselling tonics, the Milky Tonic also comes in its signature packaging. The plastic bottle is sturdy and I have had no experience with spills using it.

It's watery and has a cloudy mix. It takes a bit of time to have it fully absorbed into the skin but once absorbed it give the skin an instant feel of moisture and softness to the skin.

This toner smells so so so good! But very very strong too! I, however, find it calming upon application. The main ingredient of perfuming in this toner is Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) which is said to have beneficial properties but at the same time could cause damage to the skin for those with sensitive skin.

I honestly love this toner when I first used it, as it smelled so good putting me in a good and relaxed mood. I didn't experience any bad reaction while using this for the first few days, but after 3 days I started seeing acne bumps forming. I'm unsure if the toner is the cause because I used Pixi Milky range at once. Within the week I keep seeing the formation of new acne, the big ones and I started freaking out. So after a week, I stopped the whole range to have my skin recovered.

Overall Thoughts
I still haven't given up on this toner yet, I'm putting it aside until my skin is healed again and I'll reuse the Pixi Milky range by-products instead of the whole range to see which product actually caused my acne. And the first product I'm planning to use is this soothing toner as application feels so good.

I'll update this post again once I do which probably will be months from now, but hey... at least you know I'm not just making it up for the sake of a review. 

My Rate
Rate: /5  (I'll hold my rate until I re-try again this product)
Repurchase: I can't decide yet

Other Products From Pixi Milky Hydrating Range

1. Pixi Skintreats Hydrating Milky Cleanser
A daily cream cleanser that is rich with Coconut Extract for moisturization

2. Pixi Skintreats Hydrating Milky Peel
A gentle exfoliating cream suitable with sensitive skin

3. Pixi Skintreats Milky Serum

Till then peeps!

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