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I’m From Rice Toner Review: (Still Worth it in 2024?)

Jason Park
Published by: Jason Park
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The I’m from Rice Toner was one of the best investments I’ve ever made.

And I mean REALLY the best one. Like, if you have spent over $1000 on Korean skincare you know what I’m talking about.

So check this out. I’ll explain it in a few sentences for the folks that don’t want to waste time.

The I’m from Rice toner is like that product you’ve always needed. It’s like coming back home after a long day of work. 

Sit back and relax on the couch… watch some TV or scroll through your phone.

It’s like that warm feeling, knowing your skin will be fine. Being secure at home, feeling comfortable, and having a Korean toner that actually delivers.

Wanna try it out?

Go to YesStyle for 10% off your first order, or get it from Stylevana.

Okay, let’s go over the detailed I’m from Rice toner review for 2024.

  • What is the I’m from Rice Toner?
  • Pricing and ingredients
  • Why I love this toner
  • The drawbacks
  • Alternatives to the Rice Toner
  • Final verdict

So grab yourself a cup of coffee, close all of your other Rice toner tabs (RIGHT NOW), and get ready to take a deep dive.

What Is the I’m from Rice Toner?

The I’m from Rice toner is one of the world’s most popular Korean toners. It includes ingredients such as rice extract, niacinamide, and purslane. These ingredients are made to brighten the skin, improve elasticity, and overall skin tone.

With no prior experience, you can get some very surprising results. But it does take some time before you start seeing results. It’s available in two sizes:

  • Mini version 30 ml
  • Regular size 150 ml

Both the bottles are made out of plastic… Yes, it’s bad for the environment.

But hey! What can you do about it? It is what it is, as long as the toner works, that’s all that matters right?!

Did you know that rice toners became a huge hit worldwide, it’s something everyone started using back in 2020.

Remember in 2020 when C19 happened. Yes… that’s when I saw a huge spike in “rice extract” products.

Most people fall in love with this toner after using it once. So you might as well give it a go, not because you feel like you’re missing out, but because it genuinely works.

Pricing and Ingredients

Let’s take a closer look at the pricing. I was skeptical at first. The price tag was nearly $25 at the time. But I wanted the best rice toner out there. Not to mention it had over 2,623+ 5-star reviews.

So all of the reviews, word of mouth, and the research I did eventually convinced me to buy.

And it’s been worth it!

Let’s look at the ingredients:

  • Niacinamide [1]
  • Purslane Extract [2]
  • Adenosine [3]
  • Japanese Elm Bark Extract
  • Oryza Sativa (Rice) Extract (77.78%)

And the best part?

It’s alcohol, fragrance, and essential oil-free!

No need to get worried about breakouts, redness, or irritated skin.

Want to see the full ingredient list?

Oryza Sativa (Rice) Extract (77.78%), Methylpropanediol, Triethylhexanoin, Hydrogenated Poly(C6-14 Olefin), Niacinamide, Pentylene Glycol, Portulaca Oleracea Extract, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Extract, Ulmus Davidiana Root Extract, Amaranthus Caudatus Seed Extract, Hydrogenated Lecithin, Water, Polyglyceryl-10 Myristate, Butylene Glycol, Adenosine, Cellulose Gum, Ethylhexylglycerin, 1,2-Hexanediol

Why I Love This Toner

I’ve been trying out new skincare products from all over the world. Think about Japanese/Western/Korean skincare. Don’t believe me? Check out my first routine:

I got started with Korean skincare because of K-pop. You know, watching all these idols with a perfect glass skin, it’s like something everyone wants.

But let’s not get into my skincare journey.

Let’s talk about the I’m from Toner, that’s what you’re here for anyway.

Currently, I’m using the rice toner every single morning, and it has done wonders for my skin. If you’re serious about improving your overall skin tone, then this is the one you must try. It works for:

Before and After adding the I’m from Rice toner to my routine.

See that my skin has improved quite a lot? 

You can do the exact same thing, but most importantly is that you stay consistent. There have been many times when I used skincare products on and off.

This is where most people fail…

Not staying consistent will take you back at least 10 months. Now, that doesn’t mean that it doesn’t work.

Sadly, I can’t promise that you get perfect skin within 1 day (although I wish I could). 

But to be realistic it took about 26 days of using this toner before I saw some improvements. Now, to be fair for some people it can take even longer. 

A small percentage have seen instant results (which is very unlikely).

However, I don’t want to be “that guy” that sells any product… you just to promote them.

Now that you know that, you can see that it has been a life-changing product for me. And I would highly recommend trying this out if you haven’t already.

The Drawbacks

Every product comes with its drawbacks, including the I’m from Rice Toner.

At first, when I read different reviews online sayin’

“This toner has really brightened my skin and gives it a nice natural shine. On the days I don’t use it, I can tell a difference on my face.”

“this stuff is liquid delirium. you put in on and its like “bam!” instant brightening and clearing and beautiful skin.”

“It removed my dead skin cells within a few weeks and I kid you not, the next morning my skin was smoother than ever.”

To be very honest with you.

I didn’t see any brightening effects. And even after 3 weeks of using it…

Still no difference. It did improve my skin as you saw in the pictures above but brightened the skin. 


I can’t say that. Besides that, it’s recommended to use this toner with a cotton pad. 

This is basically another monthly cost, but for most people, it shouldn’t break the bank. I did find it a bit weird that it didn’t come with the toner.

But hey…

Maybe that’s just me.

PRO TIP: Shake the bottle before applying it to the skin

Final Verdict

The I’m from Rice Toner is an excellent skincare product. It makes your skin very soft, it’s suitable for all skin types, and improves your overall skin tone. Now, if you’re buying this to brighten the skin, then I wouldn’t recommend it.

However, if you have dry, oily, or sensitive skin, then it’s a no-brainer. Not only will you improve your uneven skin tone, but it also creates a protective layer around the skin.

Al in all, the I’m from Rice toner is a great product and I give it a 10/10

Alternatives to the I’m from Rice Toner

Pyunkang Yul Mist Toner

This toner is a great alternative to the I’m from Rice toner. It gives you all the features you need to improve your overall skin tone.

And it’s about the same price. However, you don’t get the same ingredients and you don’t get the same results, glowing skin, and overall feeling. But if you have dull skin and need something that’s a bit lighter, this toner is definitely worth a look.

If you’re serious about improving your skin, I recommend going for the I’m from Rice Toner.

I’m From Rice Toner FAQ

Q: Is the I’m from Rice Toner worth it?

A: Yes, the I’m from Rice toner is definitely worth it. Your skincare routine will level up, since it’s packed with ingredients such as rice extract and niacinamide, you will greatly reap the benefits. It’s by far one of the most popular Korean toners on the market.

Q: Does the I’m from Rice Toner have niacinamide?

A: The I’m from Rice toner does have niacinamide. Niacinamide is great for anti-aging, preventing wrinkles, and improving skin conditions like acne, rosacea, and atopic dermatitis.

Q: Is the I’m from Rice Toner an exfoliant?

A: Obviously not, the I’m from Rice Toner can’t even be used as an exfoliant. It’s specifically made as a Toner and not for other purposes.

Q: Does the I’m from Rice Toner brighten the skin?

A: In my opinion, it does not brighten the skin. But others may disagree. Some people say it does brighten the skin. Even though I have used it for quite some time now, I didn’t see any brightening effects.

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    Jason Park

    Jason has been living in Seoul for over 4 years, and during that time, he has experienced many of the city's hidden stores. He loves to write about his experiences and share them with others. Jason has been quoted and referenced by different major media companies like Mashed, Distractify, ThePrint and TastingTable. In his free time, he likes to watch Korean dramas and learn more about Korean culture.

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