Henna oil is produced from leaves and flowering tops of henna tree or Lawsonia inermis tree. Plant is small shrub that grows up to 2- 2.5 meters. This shrub is glabrous, multi- branched with spine tipped branchlets.
Uses & Benefits:
Henna oil is used in preparation of perfume for both men and women.
Its pure constitution also makes it excellent for aromatherapy based applications.
It promotes mental peace, calmness,emotions, relaxation and cheerfulness. Reduces mental fatigue and confusion.
An invaluable hair oil treatment. Controls premature greying. Prevent hair loss and promote luxurious hair growth.
Henna oil is also used in body art & tattos when mix with henna leaves powder to give staining proofing..
Henna Essential Oil Specification:
Botanical Name: Lowsonia Inermis
Common name: Henna oil, Mehndi oil
Mode of Extraction: Steam distilled
Parts Used: Leaves
Note Classification: Middle
Appearance: Rich orange thick liquid
Organoleptic Properties: Luscious floral aroma
Refractive Index at 20 °C: 1.4900 – 1.5000
Specific Gravity at 20 °C: 0.940 – 0.990
Solubility: Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils
Storage: Well closed in air tight containers away from sunlight and heat preferably in amber color glass containers
Blends With: Neroli, Tonka Bean Absolute, Lavender, Blue Chamomile, Rose Absolute, Ylang Ylang and various spice oils.
Constituents: Ethyl hexadecanoate, (E)-methyl cinnamate, isocaryophyllene, (E)-ß-ionone and methyl linolenate