Real People, Real Henna: "Amari"
Amari's henna color oxidizing after applying henna
I mixed this up and let it set for 18 hours and applied the next morning. I left it on for a total of 6 hours.
My beginning color was dark blonde with some highlights.
I absolutely love it!
Notes and References
Don’t have fruit juice on hand? Keep some fruit acid powders in your cupboard.
Mildly acidic liquid: https://www.mehandi.com/Fruit-Acid-for-henna-dye-release-s/299.htm
More info on mildly acidic mixes: https://www.tapdancinglizard.com/henna-and-acidic-mixes/
Henna color oxidizing ("rusting"): https://www.tapdancinglizard.com/mixing-and-testing-your-henna-mix/ pp.25-29
Going red with henna: https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/739464950