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Indigo for Hair

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Indigo Powder for Hair is a natural plant. The powdered leaves have a natural dark blue dye. Indigo is used along with henna to dye darker hair tones.

What color tones will you achieve? 

  • reddish brown when using proportions of 75% henna and 25% indigo. This method is called a one step process.
  • brown tones when using proportions of 50% indigo and 50% henna. This method is called a one step process.
  • dark chocolate brown tones when using proportions of 75% indigo and 25% henna. This method is called a one step process.
  • Black Tones when you use henna first at 100%, and then second step of indigo at 100%. This method is called a two step process. 
  • Apply indigo with your henna application to get browner tones. This method is called a one step process. 

Instructions and recipes will also come with every purchase of indigo.

Our indigo is packaged in double plastic bags inside of foil packaging. This ensures freshness.

Please note: this indigo differs from our organic indigo. They are from two different farms, and the results vary. This difference is similar to the difference in color results between henna powders. This particular indigo is best for resistant hair and grey hairs. We recommend this indigo for our clients wanting dark tones including black tones. 

Batch January 2016

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Mixing Indigo for Resistant Hair and Black Tones 05:26

This new indigo that we have in stock is perfect for those who have resistant greys and hair. This indigo also is best for deep rich black tones. You can get your indigo and all your natural hair care products at Henna Sooqhttp://www.hennasooq.comThank you!

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    This new indigo that we have in stock is perfect for those who...


Dye release for indigo is 15-20 minutes. Please mix with warm to hot water only. A bit of salt added to the indigo will help it adhere better to your hair strands, if needed.

Using indigo for brown to black tones

Veronica's recipe: She used 60/40 ratio of henna to indigo, with the henna mixed with very strong, cool black tea. Then after that she did two very strong glosses of mostly henna with a little bit of indigo.

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  1. Nice product a bit Gritty 4 Star Review

    Posted by on 20th Jul 2016

    The product arrived quickly and mixed easily. I mixed this with 1/2 tablespoon of salt and warm water and used it with Henna for a nice brown color. It came out really nice. I'll do a youtube video in around 6 to 8 weeks when I use it again. StylingNaturally

  2. Love all natural colors 4 Star Review

    Posted by on 14th Jun 2016

    Did not recurve gloves in my purchase.. I still have a small amount of red tones after applying the indigo.

  3. Indigo Actually Covers Gray! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 13th Jun 2016

    I love your indigo! I always have trouble covering my gray with the commercial rinses and dyes. Your indigo is the only thing that has been successful in covering my gray. Not only does it work perfectly but it lasts!

  4. Covers greys 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 8th Jun 2016

    I love love love it. I'm 30 yrs old I have premature greying , I do the two step process and it really covers my greys. I've tried other brands and nothing like this one I really love it

  5. Works as expected 4 Star Review

    Posted by on 18th May 2016

    Did a henna/indigo one process to tone down the red from henna alone.. Worked pretty well.. Made my hair really soft & the color is as expected.. Warning: The smell is terrible though.

    HS Reply: The scent can be over powering we do agree. An easy fix to that is to just add one of our essential oils to your recipe and leave your hair smelling amazing.

  6. I would use again 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 5th May 2016

    I mixed Red Raj with water and let it sit for 4 hours. After 4 hours, I added water to indigo and let sit for 30 minutes. Then I added the indigo to the Red Raj henna and applied to my hair. I liked the consistency of the mixture and it was easy to wash out. My hair no has red undertone despite the indigo, which is what I was hoping for. I would use again, and I'm looking forward to the results after multiple use.

  7. Indigo Review 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 11th Apr 2016

    This product works great to mix with henna and brings out a nice mahogany shade I like a lot.....together they cover the grey hairs I've been getting more lately due to my age, and I like to add a little aloe vera and lavendar oil, argan oil ( whatever I have on hand) and it's so nice , soft and shiny....thanks much Khadija and Henna Sooq, you have a great company ....Jo

  8. Covers grey 4 Star Review

    Posted by on 31st Mar 2016

    Mixed after using henna with two step extremely well.

  9. Can we say LOVE LOVE this Indigo 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 28th Mar 2016

    This is my 2nd time ordering from Henna Sooq and I am not disappointed. Ordered this along side Moroccan Henna to do the two step process . My hair came out so beautiful and shiny and black. I was in LOVE. It is true what the Henna Sooq rep noted this Indigo vs the Organic Indigo does give a deeper black color which I am in love with. My hair came out super shiny and black. Will be ordering this again.

  10. Great with Moroccan Henna 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 15th Mar 2016

    Blended well with Moroccan Henna. The first time I used about 30/70 Indigo to Henna, and will go with more Indigo next time as my hair is naturally almost black. I wanted to cover grays with a brown tone (vs. red/burgundy with Henna alone) and was a bit too conservative on the Henna just to be on the safe side. If you follow the mixing charts on the website you can't go too wrong and I am excited to try 40/60 or 50/50 next time to get a darker/browner tone on the grays. Great products on this site!

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