Spina Christi is a desert plant. The leaves were powdered and
used to wash hair before shampoo was available. It leaves
clean, shiny, healthy and well conditioned. It does not leave
any color in the hair. If your hair has been chemically bleached, please test first, the results may be peculiar.
Zizyphus Spina Christi is
Mix Zizyphus Spina Christi with filtered or distilled water until it is a paste about as
thick as yogurt. Section
hair, and apply the paste. Work the paste thoroughly into
hair. Once the paste is has been massaged on the scalp and through the hair, rinse your
completely with warm water. For damaged hair, leave the paste on for 10 minutes. 25 grams of Zizyphus
and condition your hair.
- people who have light-colored hair and would like the
conditioning of henna, but with no color change
- people who can't use any soap or detergent to wash
- people who have fine, limp
hair and would like more thickness and texture
- people whose hair needs extra
protection from water, sun, and dust
View this video for a tutorial:
Clean Your Hair With Zizyphus from Ancient Sunrise on Vimeo.
If you are allergic to latex, please do a patch test before using zizyphus spina christi. There is a rare, but documented cross-sensitization between people who are allergic to latex and zizyphus spina christi.