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if you draw on many people like i do, it is important to give them a clear and concise message about what henna is and how it works. Henna is a natural plant; henna paste is made from the ground shrub of the plant. The henna powder is mixed with […]

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Sifting is the process by which henna powder is carefully passed through a nylon screen, discarding all debris and woad that might be left from the powdered leaves. This process leaves a fine powder that’s easier to mix and won’t make the paste clog your applicator. When purchasing henna powder, […]

What does ‘sifting henna powder’ mean?

To enhance your henna paste, pour the paste in a plastic bag. Then add 2 teaspoons of henna powder into paste 1 tablespoon of lemon juice 2-3 drops of Eucalyptus Oil Let sit at 24 C (75 F) degrees for 3-4 hours

How to enhance your 3-day-old henna paste?

Your hand mixed henna paste will be potent to give good color for about 3 days if kept at room temperature. If double bagged and frozen, the henna paste can be kept for over 3 years.

Can you preserve your henna paste?

When the paste is made, you can use it for up to 3 days without refrigeration. However, we strongly recommend freezing the excess paste for future henna sessions. To reuse your frozen paste, simply put the bottle into hot water for 5-10 minutes to reactivate it. For stronger results on […]

What to do with left-over henna paste?

There are a million ways and recipes to mixing henna. Here’s what most of them have in common: Green/Fresh Henna powder Lemon juice (concentrate or fresh and room temperature) Something sweet: Tamarind, Honey, sugar Essential Oils: Eucalyptus Tea Tree Cajeput Clove

What is in a good mix of henna paste?

Henna has been used on hair for dying and conditioning purposes & on nails. It can be found in hair shampoos, dyes, conditioners and rinses. Henna dye products are also used mixed with indigo or other plant material to obtain a greater color range. Extracts of henna are also used […]

What are the different uses of henna?

Scientifically referred to as Lawsonia Inermis, henna in the west is most commonly used to dye hair. In the Middle East & Asia, the henna application has been a practice passed from generation to generation since the beginning of time. But with the new popularity of tattoos, henna and the […]

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