Kamalu 100% Natural Henna is made with sun dried Henna leaves from Rajasthan. Henna has been used since the Bronze Age to color skin, hair and fingernails. Henna's colouring properties are due to Lawson, a burgundy organic compound that has an affinity for bonding with protein. The colour that results from dying with henna can fall into a broad spectrum, from auburn, to orange, burgundy, chestnut brown.
Henna for Hair Dye:To color your hair, mix the henna powder, lemon juice, coffee or black tea and water in an iron skillet to make a paste and let it stay overnight. However, if you wish to color vibrant reddish brown do not use skillet or any iron utensil. Apply it all over the head, wearing hand gloves. Rinse the mixture off your hair after an hour or so.
Hair Conditioning: Mix henna with curd or water to make a paste and apply it all over the head, wearing hand gloves. Rinse the mixture off your hair after an hour or so. You might have to wash your hair a couple of times, before you get rid of all the henna from your hair. Oil hair post wash for better gloss & shine.
Henna Art: The paste can be applied with many traditional and modern motifs on hands, feet and fingers