Mehndi or Henna is used to colour the hair. If you do not want to use a chemical dye to colour the grey hair, then remember, it is beneficial to use henna. Mehndi or henna is also used to make the hair long and thick with colour. The special feature of henna is that you can use it on hair roots too. Mehndi or henna also has anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties that can help to keep scalp healthy. It is very easy to apply to the hair and quickly covers the grey hair. So let’s tell you how you can do it easily.
Steps to apply Mehndi on hair
- Boil the tea leaves
- Make the mehndi/henna paste
- Apply the henna paste
- Wait for it
- Wash your hair
Boil the tea leaves
It is necessary to make a paste in order to apply henna. To make this paste, boil the tea leaves in water and then make a henna paste with that water only.
Make the mehndi/henna paste
To make Mehndi paste, dissolve the mehndi powder in water for 8 hours and for this you can just keep it for overnight. Now add the tea leaf water and a little lemon juice in Mehndi. You can also add amla powder to this paste.
Apply the henna paste
Firstly apply a henna by drawing partisan on the area with grey hair, and then apply the paste. You can also make a pony of the hair. If you do not want to use fingers, then apply mehndi with the help of a brush.
Wait for it
After applying a henna paste, keep it on the hair for at least 30 minutes. At this time you can cover hair with a shower cap.
Wash your hair
After 30 minutes yo
u can wash hair. When washing the hair, keep in mind that all the herbs must be removed from the hair. It may take some time but let the whole henna get out from the hair. Apply conditioner after washing hair to bring shine in the hair.
So, now you don’t need to worry about the grey hair as you can simply apply Henna or Mehndi. Click the link to read this article in Hindi.