Dark Brown Henna Hair Dye
So, dark brown henna for hair, what the h.... is henna? well, it is milled from leaves of the henna plant (Lawsonia inermis) that naturally produces red/orange color, we tweaked this color by combining with indigo powder (Indigofera tinctoria) and few other herbs to produce several shades, with dark brown being one and the hottest selling. Here is why our dark brown henna for hair is unique & best rated in the market. Our Dark Brown is a 2-Step process which contains 50 grams pure henna and 100 grams dark brown. This is to achieve the maximum results.
✓ Chemicals free & PPD Free
✓ Blend of henna, indigo, amla & neem
✓ Triple sifted powder for non-clumpy paste
✓ Always a fresh batch, ethically produced
✓ Comes with shower cap, gloves & application instructions
✓ One pack is enough for shoulder-length hair. Any more than that would require another pack
- Natural way to cover your grey hair
- Colors, conditions & improves managebaility
- No chemical reactions
- Environmentally friendly
- Anyone who wants to cover grey hair
- Looking to go darker from lighter
- Who is allergic to chemical hair dyes
- Who wants to go natural
- Henna (Lawsonia inermis): Does it really need an introduction? Ok then, its a green powder that is made from the leaves of henna plant, naturally it contains red/ orange color, In addition to acting as the the base, it also provides the hair with superb conditioning power.
- Indigo (Indigofera tinctoria): Indigo powder is a blue toned ingredient that I again milled from leaves of indigofera tinctoria, When mixed with the red tones of henna, it can provide a range of browns and blacks depending on the ratio of the two powders. Dark brown henna hair dye is made because of the combination of this important ingredient with henna.
- Amla (Phyllanthus emblica): In order to darken and help elongate the color, we add in amla. This special ingredient comes from the Indian gooseberry and makes the henna hair dye process more valuable.
- False Daisy (Eclipta alba): False daisy helps enhance the henna hair dye effect by adding gloss and revitalizing the hair with its repairing and reconstructive properties.
- Neem (Azadirachta indica): Naturally deep condition your hair and scalp as the henna hair dye is working its color magic on you. Neem provides condition properties that can improve the overall look and feel of your hair.
Video instructions on how to apply.
Instructions in below video are shown for a 2 step application process, however for experienced henna users, one step process may work well as well. To get maximum coverage, we recommend two step application process.
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Helpful Tip: Please use two step process for optimal results, you can use color safe, sufalte & paraben free shampoo after 48 hours of rinsing henna. It helps with getting the color stick to hair better and prevents color wash up.
Important Note: Henna hair dyes are different than conventional hair coloring products, it does not contain chemicals that are required to change the color of your dark hair, or develop color faster, with that being said, it takes around 2-3 hours minium for application process. Please reach out to us before placing an order if you have any questions about application process.
Allergy Warning: Although, our dark brown henna hair dye is made with 100% natural & plant based ingredients, but some people may still be allergic to plant based products. To rule that out for our dark brown henna, please do a strand/skin test before full on application.
Q: I am not sure of my allergies, is this product safe for me to use?
A: This hair dye is made with henna and other plant-based ingredients, it is 100% natural and safe to use, however, someone people may be allergic to plant-based products as well (peanut allergy is one of the examples), so to rule that out, please do a strand and skin test prior to full application.
Q: I am severely allergic to chemical hair dyes, can I use your dark brown henna?
A: Yes as mentioned above, this product is made with natural ingredients, so its safe to use, however doing a strand/skin patch test prior to use is highly recommended.
Q: Can I use henna on hair that has previously been treated with chemical hair dyes?
A: Henna can be used on hair that has previously been dyed with chemical hair dyes, however, grey coverage or desired color may not be achieved as fast as someone trying on virgin hair. You may have to apply henna at least couple of times to get the desired color.
Q: Why two step process? can this be used as a one-step application as well?
A: Yes, it can absolutely be used as one step process, we highly recommend two step process for first time henna users, as grey coverage is better with two step process.
Q: Is dark brown henna 100% natural?
A: Yes, our dark brown henna is made with 100% natural & plant-based ingredients.
Q: How long does the henna hair dye last?
A: Once your hair gets used to henna, the dye may last between 2-4 weeks, depending on your hair types. You can use our henna aftercare hair oils to keep the color for longer.
Q: Why dark brown henna leaves a little bit of brownish tint in my hair.
A: Since henna naturally contains red color, we use indigo powder with henna powder in our formula to get a darker color. Individual results may be different depending on the experience with henna, hair types and how your hair get along with henna. Brownish tints can be colored over by using only the dark brown application.
Q: Why is this a two-step process?
A: The two-step process gives better results than the one-step (especially if you are a first-time henna user or have lots of gray hair). The dark brown powder contains indigo powder, which gives the dark brown color. Indigo needs a pure henna base to work off of in order to color properly, otherwise, you’ll get strange colors like green (on light hair/grays), or blue/purple tones.
Q: Can I do this in a one-step process?
A: You can do this in a one-step process. To do this, you would still mix the two powders separately as they have different activation times (8-10 hours for the pure henna, 30 minutes for the dark brown). Once each mixture has activated, mix the two together, then apply to your hair and let sit for 3 hours
Q: Why is there more dark brown powder than henna powder?
A: You really just need pure henna on your grey hair vs dark brown all over your hair.
Q: Can I buy the dark brown by itself?
A: Unfortunately, dark brown is sold as a pack. (100 grams dark brown 50 grams pure henna) It is not sold separately due to the two- step process of the dye.
Q: Will this cover my grays?
A: Yes, this will cover your grays. Be aware that grays are incredibly stubborn when it comes to being colored as they are texturally different than normal hair, and dryer as well. It may take a couple applications to get the grays to take to the color.
Q: My grays are still red. What do I do?
A: You can reapply the dark brown powder to your grays, mixing the powder with black brewed coffee and a teaspoon of salt. This should help the grays accept the color and darken to the brown shade you’re looking for. Since your hair is already red, you do not need to reapply the pure henna over the grays.
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I don’t ever write reviews but this one is well deserved . As a first time henna user I was skeptical about it though after so many research and wanting to leave the chemicals behind , plus the reviews on this product I decided to give it a chance . Yes , the process is long , but after seeing the result it was so worthy . Better long and healthy than fast and poisoned like the chemical products are. Also , it took me almost a month after my purchase to finally decide to use it because I was so scared after reading so many negative reviews that henna is a mess to apply , and for my surprise ( maybe for being a very organized and careful person , I don’t know ) I’ve placed a big white sheet on my laundry where I decide to apply it , though not a single drip has dropped on either both steps and I couldn’t believe it so I called my husband to see if he could find any trace of henna around the laundry and he couldn’t find it either . So , my only regret was not trying henna before , but luckY me as a first time user to find the henna guys product because there is no way back to chemicals , I don’t even have any interest on looking for any other brand because this product surpassed my expectations and covered all my gray hair ( that I’ve had since my teenage years ) more and better than the last 2 years of trying the Clairol semipermanent ever did . I already recommended to all my friends and family and I will recommend to anyone whose health and quality is their main purpose . THANK YOU HENNA GUYS !!!
Love it! Lengthy time but so worth it!
Love it! My color and hair look fabulous! Hair feels softer, moisturized, shinier. This is my new hair dye going forward! It was my first time using henna. My hair was previously color treated with permanent and semi permanent hair color and was needing some TLC. The smell isn’t bad either, like a grassy herbal smell which I would rather smell that than toxic chemical fumes! I can’t wait to see how great my hair is going to continue to look using this as my hair dye!