Jump to:

Henna for Hair

Home       Henna        FAQ       Techniques        Mixes
The Encyclopedia of Henna
Samples       Indigo      Science    History      
 Health         Gray       Suppliers       Beauticians       
Links        Warnings    Allergies       PPD Dyes       
Forum       Find It!
Henna for Hair

Maria AZ's Mix
Maria BeforeMaria After
Maria AZ's hair before and after henna

I have photos for you I took a week after a henna application.  Prior to this application, I hennaed about a month ago and was using once a week a henna gloss made with a tablespoon of prepared henna paste mixed with 1/2 cup conditioner.  I've provided before and after pictures that were taken before either of us had applied any henna at all.  I hope you are able to use these!
 
I used:
  • 100g Badshah body art quality henna
  • Add enough lemon juice to make a thick paste
  • Add cold strong coffee to make a paste of yoghurt consistency
 The henna was left outside until dye release, about 3-4 hours in 95 degree weather.
 
I mixed an equal amount of yoghurt into the henna paste, and used this stage on my hair.  I applied heat for about 20 minutes in the beginning, then let sit for an additional 2 hours. 
I have a lot of gray, as the before photo shows.


 

Want to try stuff? 
Henna for hair has *almost* free samples!
Go to the samples page!
 Henna for Hair

Henna For Hair is devoted to
the art and science of henna
and other natural hair dyes.


Back to the "mixes" index

Can't find what you're looking for here?
Try the Henna For Hair Main Index 


For information on henna as body art, see The Henna Page



Logo
© 2005,  Alex Morgan: Spellstone

Unless otherwise noted, all material© 2004, 2005, 
Catherine Cartwright-Jones
info@mehandi.com
 
Title Graphics © 2004,  Gwyneddh Jones