December 2019 Newsletter & Ancient Sunrise Monthly
December 2019-January 2020

Catherine's Curiosities - Articles on henna and hair by Catherine Cartwright-Jones, PhD

Comparisons of Ancient Sunrise® Hennas
This is a comparison study of the three Ancient Sunrise® hennas, Rarity, Rajasthani Monsoon, and Rajasthani Twilight, showing high resolution scans of the three hennas. These are tested on white, unpigmented hair to most easily visualize the color comparison, then on 25% gray medium brunette hair.Each Ancient Sunrise® henna was mixed with lemon juice, left to dye release overnight, then applied to the hair for eight hours, and then rinsed. The high resolution scans were done 24 hours after rinsing henna paste out of hair. The henna tones oxidized, darkened and mellowed over the following weeks.
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Tips and Techniques

Will it work?
Can years-old henna and indigo still produce a usable stain?
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From our blogs
Analysis of Products Marketed as Henna for Hair: Part Two
This article is the second in a series comparing products sold as henna for hair. The purpose of this series is to describe and compare henna for hair products commonly found online on sites such as Amazon or eBay as well as in ethnic grocery stores, health food stores, and import stores in the USA.
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Mehandi Employees’ Favorite Products
One of the great things about working for Mehandi is that we, as employees, really do love the products. We use them at home every day. Nearly all of us use Ancient Sunrise® Henna for Hair products to dye and/or condition our hair. We use Ancient Sunrise® hair care and body care products in our daily routines. Many of us use Becoming Moonlight® body art products. Several Mehandi employees are licensed cosmetologists and/or body artists who use the products professionally.
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