Indigo powder dye is a historic dye with bluish tint color which is found in plant known as indigofera tinctoria. This plant is grown all around the world and is famous as “Black Henna” that dyes the hair dark brown/ black by combining it with henna. Indigo powder smells like fresh peas, its mixture smells more like nature, like a freshly mowed lawn.
How to apply indigo powder on hair?
Indigo powder is applied same way as henna, but indigo itself does not really work on gray hair. It has to be either mixed with henna or applied on henna dyed hair. Here is a general idea on working with indigo powder to obtain desired results, these recommendations are assuming your original hair color is lighter than your desired color.
|Light Brown||80% Henna + 20% Indigo +10% Cassia Obovata|
|Medium Brown||60% Henna + 25% Indigo+ 15% Cassia obovata|
|Dark Brown||40% Henna + 40% Indigo+ 20% Amla|
|Black / JET Black||50% Henna + 50% Indigo (Two Step Process)|
** Please note our pre-mixed colors i.e medium brown, dark brown contain other natural ingredients in correct ratios to obtain perfect desired results.
Why choose Indigo powder for hair dyeing?
Indigo powder is safe to use as its without any harmful chemicals. It’s a natural dye that has been used for centuries for dyeing hair dark brown, black and other colors, which can be achieved by mixing with other herbs like henna powder, cassia obovata, amla powder etc. Indigo hair dye not only helps coloring the grey naturally, it also adds a shine and conditions hair. Indigo powder has proven to be an excellent naturally occuring dye that is used globally as an alternative to chemical hair dyes.
Allergy Warning: Although our indigo powder is 100% natural and does not contain any chemicals, but some people may still be allergic to certain plants and natural products, to rule that out for indigo, please do a strand/skin test before full on application of Indigo Powder.
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