Making Process of Henna
Function of henna: Hair papilla nourishes hair pigment and that gives the color to hair. It is a good hair conditioner. It strengthens the roots of hair and gives shining to hair.
Age: After the age of 15 one can have henna.
1 egg white
2 tsp coffee powder( Nescafe)
3 big lemons
1 cup curd (optional)
3 tsp Tea water
Make the paste to the consistency of tooth paste. Apply henna on the scalp all over and make a cap. At last make a hair line. Leave it for 45 min. to 1 ½ hr. Wash it with shampoo.
Contra indications: For sinus or bronchopneumonia people : avoid curd and lemon add more coffee and egg. Instead of cold water add hot water or tea water and make a paste apply it on hair.
Sit under dryer for 20 – 25 minutes. Have hot coffee or tea and, Shampoo with hot water. In water add 2 tsp of brandy or rum.
Henna II As dye:
Henna – 1 cup
Amla – ½ cup
Sugar – ½ tbs
Kasha – ½ tbs
Coal powder – ½ tbs
Coffee powder 2 tbs
Method: Soak them except henna in a vessel over night. Next day boil it for one hour with slow flame. Strain them and take the essence in a bowl. Mix it with henna if you want you can add egg. Apply to the hair and wait for 2 – 3 hrs. After wards shampoo it.
As conditioner: Henna is also used as conditioner for 10 year old people to 20 year old people.