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Lustrous Henna®
Color By Nature Lustrous Henna® is the brainchild of Syed Abbas. It is an all-natural hair color dye in various shades for men and women. Simple: just mix and use. Then look beautiful.
Interests: Color By Nature Lustrous Henna is a safe hair coloring alternative for people who are allergic to chemical hair dyes, for pregnant women, breast feeding women, and all health conscious people who have a need to dye their hair. Beside Color By Nature Lustrous Henna, Saba Botanical of USA offers many other hair and skin care products.
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Pure Indigo for Jet-Black Hair -or my former secret for hiding those stubborn gray hairs! This is a moment of BRAVERY. As I’m writing this, I’m thinking about later today when I’ll be following up my Lustrous Henna® Soft Black application with Pure Indigo Powder. Why? Because I have VERY STUBBORN GRAYS and I love jet-black hair! Lustrous Henna® Soft... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Lustrous Henna®
Stop Hair Breakage by Changing Bad Habits Overuse of heating appliance, unprotected hair when sleeping on cotton, tight hats, pulling your hair, harsh brushing and combing, shampooing too much, not conditioning enough, allowing split-ends, poor diet, continued use of chemical dyes, relaxers, bleaches and more –all can cause hair breakage. Therefore, these are things that must be avoided and be... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Lustrous Henna®
Para-phenylenediamine (PPD) in Hair Dye: The Warning Perhaps you read of the sad tragic death of Tabitha McCourt, who was only 17 years old when she died from a severe dermatological allergic reaction to hair dye, a few years ago. Her death was relatively quick and shocking to everyone, as reported in the UK’s Daily Mail journal. Even though an... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Get Healthy Hair from Nuts There are several foods that provide essential nourishment for healthy, supple hair. Additionally, a variety of nuts will give your dry hair a boost and encourage hair growth. Remember that on average, hair will grow ¼ to ½ inch each month. So if you want to promote more healthy hair growth, include some healthy nuts... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Confused by Neutral Henna or Cassia Obovata? If you are, then join the masses. The demand for pure henna and 100% natural henna-based products have increased tremendously in recent years. That’s a good thing. (Think: Martha Stewart voice). However, a product commonly advertised by a number of companies as, Neutral Henna, is not henna at all –but a plant called,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Tulsi Leaf –What is It? Are you searching for an alternative, natural anti-bacterial treatment for your skin? If you’re looking for an age-old herb that’s been used for centuries to relieve skin affected by eczema, acnes and dandruff, then Tulsi leaf powder may be the answer! Tulsi leaf is a flowering plant has been used topically and medicinally for centuries... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Neem Leaf Powder (Azadirachta indica) for Healthy Skin Neem Leaf Powder and Neem Oil have been used for preparing hair and skin cosmetics for centuries. The ancient benefits of neem (Azadirachta indica): lighten blemishes, rejuvenates facial skin, treats acne, tones the skin, skin astringent, helps relieves psoriasis symptoms, effective treatment for eczema, athlete’s foot and other fungal or bacterial infections.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
About Pure Indigo Powder for Darker Hair Henna is the most widely used natural dye throughout the entire globe. However, Pure indigo is the second most powerful and widely used natural dye. When henna and indigo are properly combined together for hair coloring, the results are fantastic. This combination produces an array of shades from brown, dark brown, blue-black, purplish-black,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Use Ancient Shikakai for Hair Growth Shikakai is an ancient botanical known as, “fruit for hair” that promotes hair growth by nourishing the scalp at the glandular level. It also can strengthen hair roots. It is rich in vitamin C and vitamin D, along with other nutrients that nourish the hair follicles and promote hair growth. It can be used... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
A Hair Loss Reality -you might have to face I love to share tips about how to prevent hair loss and promote hair growth, as shown in more recent posts. Dedication to a good hair care routine can stop hair loss and grow our hair.While taking care of all the things within our power to control, it can grow abundantly... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Indian Gooseberry is an Ancient Hair Loss Treatment Indian Gooseberry is a fruit that grows on a tree in India. It contains amazing properties that are extremely beneficial to the scalp, hair and skin. It been used as a cleansing agent, that is effective in protecting scalp from dandruff, strengthening hair roots and preventing hair loss, as well as prevention... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Gray Hair Can Be Colored Naturally Since gray hair is sometimes resistant to 'change', some folks prefer to take their chances with chemical hair dye. Unfortunately, many have suffered severe damage to their scalp and hair, even after years of chemical hair dye use (myself included). Choosing to ignore the warnings, some believe that ‘nothing will happen to me...I've been... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
How to Prevent Scalp Damage Perhaps, like many men and women, you have been using chemical hair dyes for years and believe that since you have not experienced any allergic reaction, scalp damage will never occur. It may be a surprise, but did you know that you increase the probability of severe allergic dermatitis and scalp damage every time you... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
100% Henna Hair Dye Properties The good and not-so-good First, the not-so-good news: Even though pure henna by itself is a natural hair dye, solely using pure henna for hair dye produces a red hair shade that is not very attractive. Traditional henna application generally produces a bright, bright red hair! Actually, the hair dye produces a red-orange or orange-red... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Lustrous Henna® Shampoo Powder is an Asian secret Avoiding harsh chemical hair products not only benefits your hair but will benefit your overall health in the long run. Using natural cleansing and conditioning botanicals will help to achieve healthy hair. Lustrous Henna® Shampoo Powder improves every strand of hair and helps prevent hair loss and dry scalp. Men and Women... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Promote Hair Growth -for Vegetarians and Vegans Wisely choosing protein sources from plant-based foods that eliminate dry scalp, encourage healthy hair and promote hair growth is possible, even for vegans and vegetarians. Although, 100% all natural herbal hair care products are a great help to grow and maintain lustrous, radiant healthy hair –adding a diet of nutrient-rich, plant-based foods will... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
A Botanical Hair Conditioner in a Natural Dye -Is it Possible? Have you’ve ever suffered from an allergic dermatitis reaction to chemical hair dye? Do you desire a safer and healthier way of coloring your hair? Perhaps you simply want to switch from using harsh chemical products to natural botanical products for a healthier lifestyle. You might even wonder if... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Easy Homemade Mayonnaise –Benefits for Skin Care The ingredients in mayonnaise are ideal to improve skin conditions like sunburn. As an natural exfoliate, it removes dead skin and extra-dry skin patches. Mayonnaise hydrates your skin, moisturizing from the cellular level. Simply apply the face mask recipe to beautify your skin. Begin with: L.J.’s Easy Homemade Mayonnaise Recipe 1 whole organic... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
The Saba Botanical of USA page on Facebook will soon be the only page for our friends, followers and customers. Why the change? Currently Saba Botanical of USA is the owner of two pages on Facebook. Saba Botanical of USA page and the Lustrous Henna on Facebook page. In an effort to avoid confusion, the pages will soon be merged... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Save Hair Follicles from Damaging Hair Loss Countless men and women are affected by hair loss caused by heredity, medical condition and natural factors. Unfortunately, the hair loss of many of other individuals could have been prevented -by avoiding products applied to the hair containing harsh chemicals that damage the hair follicle. Para-phenylenediamine (PPD) and other synthetic ingredients can potentially... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Stop Hair Loss by Making Your Own Easy Hot Oil Treatment Hot oil treatments are very easy to make. By preparing it at home you’re certain of what ingredients are in the hot oil treatment. The natural homemade mixture will achieve a superior outcome and save you cash. A treatment every 4-6 weeks is ideal. However during winter, once a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Prevent Hair Loss in Winter with These Reminders Winter hair protection can be a challenge, especially if you live in an area that is cold and snowy in winter. The heating system is turned on and the dry indoor heat can cause dry skin and scalp problems. Extra-dry hair becomes brittle and damaged; leading to hair fall (hair loss). These... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
How Safe is P-Toluenediamine in Permanent Hair Dye? It depends on whose hair color research (or lack of it) you choose to rely on. Natural hair color safety should be paramount in your choice of hair coloring dye. After extensive scientific research, the European Commission (Health and Consumer Safety) concluded that the use of toluene-2,5-diamine cannot be considered safe for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
Hair Growth has been a concern of many since ancient times. The following is a recipe for a drink that has been used to encourage hair growth for decades. Hair Growth Cocktail –a Healthy Drink for Dry Hair (a meal replacement protein shake) 8 oz. milk (whole, fat-free, almond or soy) 1 egg (raw) 1 tablespoon of raw wheat germ... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®
About Cassia Obovata Powder by Saba Botanical of USA Senna Leaves Powder Natural highlights of hair color like ash blonde hair, golden blonde hair or other lighter hair shades can be made radiant with Cassia Obovata. It is a green powder like henna, but unlike henna it does not deposit any color if left on for short time periods. Cassia... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2015 at Lustrous Henna®