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Tips for a Perfect Henna Powder Application to Cover Gray Hair

Tips for Perfect Henna Powder Application to Cover Gray Hair

Achieving a flawless henna application for covering gray hair can be simple and rewarding. Follow these steps to ensure vibrant, long-lasting color while maintaining your hair’s health.

1. Prepare the Mixture

  • Put on gloves to protect your hands.
  • Divide your hair into manageable sections.
  • Mix the henna powder with warm water (around 70-80°C) until you get a smooth, consistent paste.

2. Application Process

  • Use a brush to apply the henna mixture to damp hair, working from root to tip to ensure complete coverage.
  • Avoid using a comb during application to prevent removing the product from the hair.

3. Processing Time

  • Cover your hair with a plastic cap to retain moisture and heat.
  • Leave the henna on for the recommended time according to the Color Chart provided with your product.

4. Rinsing and Conditioning

  • Rinse your hair thoroughly with water only, without using shampoo, until all the product is removed.
  • Apply conditioner for a few minutes and then rinse well. For best results, consider using Surya Brasil Color Fixation Conditioner.

5. Additional Tips

  • After rinsing the product, wait for 24 hours before washing your hair again to protect the color.
  • Always perform a patch test before full application to check for any skin reactions.
  • Avoid using a comb during application to prevent undesired effects.

By following these steps and precautions, you can achieve a flawless application of henna powder to cover gray hair effectively while ensuring the health and vibrancy of your hair. Enjoy your new, radiant look with confidence!

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