Henna Powder (BAQ) : HAIR COLOR ( ZANZIBAR)
Our Henna powder, natural hair/skin dye is harvested from small holders farmers in Pemba Islands, Zanzibar.
Henna is a natural dye pigment extracted from reducing the henna plant to a fine green powder. It is used as a mask for hair and body and is known for its cooling, anti-inflamatory and conditioning properties. It contains dyeing elements and tanning agents, gum, organic acids, vitamins C and K. Applied on body and hair, it treats many conditions such as dandruff, dry and dull hair, wrinkles and inflamations.
Why To Use:
- Combats the signs of aging and wrinkles
- Reduces the unsightly appearance of scars and other blemishes
- Protects the skin against infections and eliminating inflammation.
- Strengthen the hair
- colors hair safely and beautifully
Our henna is;
- body art quality [BAQ]
- contains no additives.
Here’s what you’ll need for a successful application;
- Rubber gloves
- Heatproof bowl
- Mixing spoon
- Cling film (optional)
- Dark-colored towels
- Newspapers to protect the floor
- Clips to section the hair
Let’s get started
Mix 1 tablespoon of Henna Mask with boiling water in a jar or coffee mug, stir well and leave it to cool down. Your an substitute with strong black tea or coffee and drops of Lemon juice.
When it becomes warm, stir again until a cream like texture is obtained (you can adjust the consistency of the mask by adding water).
Apply using an applicator or a brush, starting from the roots towards the tips.
Use gloves and covers as the henna will stain the hands and clothes.
Cover the hair with a plastic shower cap, leave for twenty minutes then wash off using a mild shampoo.
For severely damaged hair or to use as hair coloring, you can leave the mask for up to two hours or overnight for maximum effect.
If your Hair becomes very dry after a Henna treatment, follow by a Deep conditioner Treatment right away.
When used as a body art, prepare the Henna as above, and start creating pretty patterns/designs on the skin. Let it dry up, and remove. Wash off with lukewarm water. Apply our body oils for the ultimate moisturizing effect.