Mehandi.com & Ancient Sunrise Monthly
April - May 2021
This month's featured product
Ancient Sunrise® CMC Powder Indigo Thickener
The texture of indigo paste is more difficult to handle than henna paste, and can be a nuisance when dyeing your hair. Add CMC powder, carboxymethyl cellulose, a product of cornstarch, to your indigo mix to thicken it and mae it easier to use.
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Catherine's Curiosities - Articles on henna and hair by Catherine Cartwright-Jones, PhD
Introduction and the Epidemic of Para-phenylenediamine Sensitization
If you are thinking of going on a long-awaited vacation, please remember to AVOID "BLACK HENNA" temporary tattoos! The artists will be eager to make money painting people with para-Phenylenediamine on beaches, parks, and at fairs. If you are allergic to chemical hair dye, "black henna" temporary tattoos could send you the hospital or leave scars.
Read more: http://www.tapdancinglizard.com/AS_henna_for_hair/chapt1-PPD-sensitization-epidemic.pdf
Tips and Techniques
Using a "highlight cap"
Using a few simple tools to apply highlights.
View the video: https://vimeo.com/547188313
From our blogs
What is toning?
If you have hennaed your hair and aren’t a fan of the red, or if you just want to tone your hair down a bit, this blog may be for you. Even if you’ve done a combination of henna and indigo and/or cassia, you can still use indigo and cassia to tone.
Read more: https://www.ancientsunrise.blog/toning-henna-part...
Becoming Moonlight® Gilding for Body Artists
Becoming Moonlight® gilding paste, used in combination with Becoming Moonlight® gilding powders and glitters, is a beautiful and versatile alternative to traditional henna. “White henna,” and “glitter henna” are becoming increasingly popular. These designs look especially stunning when the wearer is out in the sun, where the designs catch the light. They contrast beautifully with tanned skin. Spring and summer are great times for offering Becoming Moonlight® gilding paste designs. Becoming Moonlight® is available exclusively at Mehandi.com.
Read more: http://www.becomingmoonlight.blog/2018/05/22/white-henna-for-body-artists/
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