How to apply Indigo Powder on hair?by Ojya Natural OjyaNatural
Indigo powder is a blue coloring agent which is obtained from indigo leaves. Glycoside (combo of glucose and indoxyl) is the compound which is responsible for coloring action.
Dye is prepared by soaking the indigo leaves in water and fermenting it. Powder is prepared by sun drying the leaves and then crushing them.
What are the benefits of using Indigo Powder?
Indigo powder can be used at the place of artificial hair dyes as it is a natural hair dye. It does not contain any harmful ingredients as it is a plant-based natural indigo powder. It gives 100% coverage to grey hair. It treats dry hair condition and dandruff. It provides nourishment and moisture to the hair.
It adds thickness to the hair, treats baldness and promotes healthy hair growth. Indigo powder treats dry and brittle hair strands. It prevents premature greying of hair and gives your hair indigo blue black hair color. Furthermore, it gives your hair shine and lustre.
How to prepare indigo powder paste?
Preparing the indigo powder paste is not a difficult task. It is easier than preparing henna powder paste. Take the required amount of indigo powder and mix it with warm water in a non-metallic bowl to make a smooth paste. Soak the indigo powder mixture for 20-30 minutes. When the dye starts collecting at the corner of the bowl then it is ready to use on the hair.
How to apply Indigo powder on the hair?
Your hair must be clean and dry before applying the Indigo Blue Black Hair Color.
Step1: Start with untangling your tresses with a hair comb.
Step2: Make sure to wear disposable gloves and an old t-shirt, so the indigo powder paste would not stain your nails and hands.
Step4: Now, separate your hair strands into sections and then apply the paste on the hair with a dye brush.
Step5: When you are done with dying all your hair, apply the remaining paste on the scalp and massage so it will cover any unleft grey roots and nourish your scalp.
Step6: When you are done with dying your hair, cover your head with a shower cap to avoid any further oxidation of the hair dye.
Step7: Leave the hair dye on your hair for 2-3 hours and then rinse off your hair with normal water.
Step8:For using shampoo and conditioner on the hair, wait for at least 48 hours. Blow dry the hair to lock the moisture and black color.
Conduct a sensitive test 48 hours before using this indigo powder product on your hair, even by individuals who have already used coloring products before.
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