Jamila Henna Powder
Body Art Quality
Tested Free of Pesticides
Individually packaged 100g amounts.
Jamila henna is very creamy - perfect for dots.
(Rajasthani henna has a stringy consistency - perfect for draping lines).
Creamy texture requires more sugar in the paste in dry weather.
With proper dye released & aftercare, will give a dark black-cherry on the fingertips & palms of most people.
Latin Name: Lawsonia inermis
Common Name: Henna
Part Used: Leaves
Active Ingredient: Lawsone (2-hydroxy-1,4-naphthoquinone), an hennotannic acid.
Product Details: 100% pure Henna. Free of synthetic fertilizers, herbicides, metallic salts, chemical dyes, adulterants; it is not irradiated or genetic engineered (GMOs). The powder comes in airtight, 100g sealed foil package within a box.
The lawsone in henna is a red - orange molecule which binds with the collagen in the skin, keratin in the nails & hair. A permanent dye when used correctly, the body art is temporary because we shed or dead skin calls, but the stain will be permanent on the nails.
Benefits: hennotannic acid is a strong anti-fungal, making henna effective against ringworm, nail fungus, eczema & psoriasis symptoms. Of course, here I am obliged to state that only a physician can diagnose diseases and prescribe drugs. (Good thing pure, unprocessed plants are not a drug!).A 20 minute application to the scalp 2 - 3 days a week can replace a chemical shampoo regiment for most people.
Application: Please follow the instructions linked in the menu bar.
Disclaimer: For external use only. Do not use on cut or abraded scalp and in the area of the eye. Keep out of reach of children. Always test before using as per the instructions on this website.
Natural plant based dye is generally considered safe to use but allergic reactions are possible & it is advised to consult your physician if you have any questions about your health.
Henna powder must be stored in the freezer to maintain lawsone dye content
Henna powder must be stored in the freezer to maintain lawsone dye content.