I get asked about my hair A LOT. I can’t even count how many times I’ve been told my hair color is awesome or what stylist I went to. Well, the secret is henna (and of course I found matching extensions somehow). Yea, you heard that right. Henna. No, not the same kind they use for henna tattoos, but similar. There are all different brands and I’ve tried all of them. Henna comes in one color which is red. If you read that it has anything like black or brown in it it’s not pure henna it has hair dye in it. At least that’s what I was told. The henna comes out different on everyone and it also gives a natural highlight. For example if you’ve seen pictures of my mom and me hers is a little darker, but I also think it has something to do with my previous highlights. Henna is a natural herb and comes in a powder. It works as a hair mask as well. With all of that being said let me show you how I use henna.
Most hairstylists will not touch your hair if you tell them you use henna. It’s
possible that your hair can melt. Henna has something in it that causes some
kind of reaction with chemicals. If you want to be a red head until you can
grow it out then you can try out henna. I’ve dyed my hair with henna in it but
it is recommended not to.