Neelamari Herbs Indigo Powder for Coloring Hair ( Always apply on Henna colored grey hair to get Blackish Brown Shade)
The Indigo plant (Indigofera tinctoria) is grown in the southern parts of India. Neelamari Herbs Indigo powder is obtained from drying these freshly plucked leaves and pulverizing them to a fine green powder. Indigo is very beneficial for hair and its extracts are used in many oils in Ayurveda.
Finely pulverized Powder of Neelamari Herbs Indigo
This powder is packed immediately after pulverizing to retain its freshness and should strictly be kept away from moisture at all times.
Indigo powder oxidizes very quickly on coming in contact with the moisture in the air and may lose its efficacy. Always keep airtight.
Indigo Paste prepared with Hot Water (it starts releasing the blue dye 20 minutes after soaking )
The indigo powder releases a bluish dye when it comes in contact in water.
Hence indigo application alone turns grey hair – blue.
It turns henna colored hair, into blackish brown.
Therefore it is advised that indigo application should always be done on henna colored hair.
Indigo should be mixed using hot water (50℃ to 60℃ ) just 20 minutes before application
Hair color obtained after henna and Indigo application
Blackish Brown Hair Color after Indigo application on Henna colored hair. Always wear a shower cap after applying the henna or indigo. This will help in better color release and will also prevent dry deposits on hair.
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Neelamari Indigo Powder
Indigo powder is used to get a deep black color for hair when used after henna application. The blackish blue of Indigo combines with the orange of Henna to give a brown to black color to hair. Hence, Henna application is to be followed by Indigo application. Always add a few drops/ half a teaspoon of sesame or any oil in the indigo paste before applying. This will not make hair dry, will prevent residue or deposits on hair as paste will come off easily with water wash. This will also help in getting a deep and fast colour. This pack contains premium quality indigo powder. The Indigo plant (Indigofera tinctoria) is a leafy shrub that grows 3-6 feet tall with pinkish-blue flowers. The green leaves of the Indigo plant are dried, crushed and powdered.The procedure and proportion of mixing Henna and Indigo are given in detail in the leaflet that comes with this combo pack. Indigo is anti-toxic and anti-bacterial, therefore reduces the effect of toxicity on the scalp and hair. Neelamari Indigo is absolutely pure, has been sourced from the farms directly and hence has no chemicals in it. It can be safely used for coloring hair at home.
How to Use – Neelamari Indigo Powder
To be applied only after henna application to get blackish hair color on grey hair.
Step 1 – Take Neelamari Indigo Powder. Add hot water to make a paste. Add a few drops of any oil. Cover the paste for 15 minutes.
Step 2 – Apply paste for 1-2 hours.
Step 3 – Always wear the shower cap provided ,to keep the paste moist.
Step 4 – Wash with water only.
Step 5 – Do not shampoo or oil hair for 48 hours to get a deep and fast color.
Neelamari Henna & Indigo Powder Combo
This combo contains high quality herbal leaf powders of Henna & Indigo. The powders are completely pure and no chemicals or additives are added to it. Neelamari Indigo & Henna is a result of hygienic pulverization and packaging. These leaf powders when used in a particular manner, color hair, brown to black, naturally. It is the best natural alternative to chemically dyeing hair.
How to Use Henna Leaf Powder: (STEP-1)
a) Soak Neelamari Henna Powder overnight (6-7 hours) in lukewarm water.
b) Apply liberally as hair pack from roots to tips for 1-2 hours.
c) Always wear shower cap to keep paste moist for better color.
d) Wash with water only.
How to Use Indigo Powder: (STEP-2)
a) Add hot water to Indigo Powder to make a paste. Add 1/4 teaspoon of any oil. Cover the paste for 15 min.
b) Apply paste for 1-2 hours.
c) Always were shower cap to keep the paste moist.
d) Wash only with water.
e) Do not shampoo or oil hair for 48 hours to get deeper and fast color.
Product Dimensions : 13 x 6 x 6 cm; 100 Grams
Date First Available : 15 September 2019
Manufacturer : Neelamari
ASIN : B07XXTJ9P2
Item model number : Neelamari_Indigo100
Country of Origin : India
Manufacturer : Neelamari, Neelamari Herbs OPV (Private) Ltd , 125-A , HIG- Indirapuram , GMS Road , Dehradun-248001 , Uttarakhand
Item Weight : 100 g
Item Dimensions LxWxH : 13 x 6 x 6 Centimeters
Net Quantity : 100.0 gram
Generic Name : Pure Indigo Leaf Powder
Perfect alternative to chemical hair colors when applied after Henna.
Indigo is anti-toxic and has been known to have medicinal properties in Ayurveda.