September-October 2023 Newsletter & Ancient Sunrise Monthly

September-October 2023

Catherine's Curiosities - Articles on henna and hair by Catherine Cartwright-Jones, PhD
The Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Henna Day
In areas of the world where henna is part of traditional culture, henna is regarded as lucky and a blessing, and has been so for at least five centuries. There are, of course, unlucky days and henna has had a few of these. I found these unlucky days listed in the LexisNexis news and media database, and have copied the original tests here and not changed the original newspaper article text.
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Tips and Techniques
This video shows how to use Ancient Sunrise Rainwash clarifying treatment to remove hard water mineral buildup from your hair and give you better results when dyeing your hair.
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Real People, Real Henna
- How our customers use Ancient Sunrise
Each month, we present an article by one of our customers sharing their experience using Ancient Sunrise products. If you would like to be included in "Real People, Real Henna," contact our Customer Service staff for information..

Angie G's story
This was my first henna and since then my hair is redder but still dark. I had chemically treated black hair, by accident. My hair right now is dark brown with red highlights.
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From our blog

How to Prepare Your Hair Before Using Henna
People frequently ask what they should or should not do to their hair before applying henna. Does hair need to be clean, or left unwashed? Can it have conditioner on it? Should it be wet or dry? As henna works differently from conventional hair dyes and treatments, these questions are valid. This article will explain the best ways to prepare your hair for your henna treatment to obtain the best results.
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