- Quantity: 100 g
- Vegan & Cruelty-free
- 100% natural
- Certificate: BDIH Naturkosmetik
khadi Color prep makes it easier than ever before to prepare your hair for coloring. Every hair color is naturally unique – and so are khadi Natural Hair Colors. khadi Color Prep prepares your hair for coloring with khadi Natural Hair Color and helps you achieve consistent, reliable results, especially when you transition from a very fair shade to a darker color. Discover the two most important applications of this product under “Application.”
khadi Color Prep is more than just a color-intensifying pre-pigmentation for your favorite hair color; it also contains senna/cassia, which is like a revitalizing keratin treatment for your hair. Strengthens and protects your hair and smoothes damaged strands. Ziziphus moisturizes your hair using a traditional Ayurvedic method to restore its natural shine from the inside out. Henna helps create a warm blond or intense copper that makes the perfect base color for long-lasting coloring in dark, ashy shades. It also soothes the scalp and strengthens the hair from root to tip.
khadi Color Prep: the perfect base for consistent, reliable color results
As a first step in transitioning from a very fair shade to a very dark color, khadi recommends that you prepare your hair with khadi Color Prep: the finely ground powder contains nothing but high-potency plant-based ingredients, and it colors your hair in shades ranging from warm golden blond to intense copper. This base color is the perfect way to prepare your hair for coloring with khadi Natural Hair Color. This first layer of warm color provides the ideal base for the cool shade you plan to apply. Additionally, pre-pigmenting your hair with khadi Color Prep strengthens the intensity of the color you choose and ensures that it stays brilliant for a long time!
Active ingredients in khadi Color Prep:
Henna is considered a rejuvenating miracle ingredient that prevents premature greying. It lends your hair color, moisture, and shine: Henna wraps itself around your hair like a protective coating, strengthening it from root to tip. The intense, orange-red pigment makes the perfect base for long-lasting colors. The henna in khadi Color Prep ensures that your color will stay brilliant for a long time.
Ziziphus provides an extra moisture boost, revitalizing your hair and improving its elasticity. Its regenerating energy gives you soft, voluminous hair that shimmers! Enjoy gorgeous shine that you can see AND feel.
Sena / Cassia helps improve the structure of your hair over the long term, bringing drab, tired hair back to full vitality. It has a unique nourishing effect, wrapping itself around your hair like a keratin treatment and strengthening and revitalizing it, especially if your hair has been chemically treated or damaged in the past. This protective coating gives your hair noticeably more volume.
Khadi hair colors combine Ayurvedic natural healing with the latest cosmetic technology. khadi produces products according to the European Cosmetics Regulation. The result is highly effective, yet gentle, natural cosmetics with valuable ingredients that you feel.
Khadi natural colors are free of synthetic color, fragrance and preservatives, color enhancers, peroxides, ammonia and other chemical additives. They maintain, protect and strengthen your hair and your scalp completely naturally.
The khadi natural hair colors are certified according to the international COSMOS standard AISBL by the German Federation of Industrial and Trade Companies (BDIH).
Check out Complete guide about using henna
How to use it?
From very light to dark
khadi Natural Hair Color is brilliant and long-lasting. Using khadi Color Prep on very fair hair will help to produce more intense results. khadi Color Prep pre-pigments the hair and provides the perfect base for transitioning from a very fair shade to a darker color.
Touching up roots / previous chemical coloring
We all know the feeling: as your hair grows out after chemical coloring, the contrast between your roots and the dye becomes very obvious! As a base color, khadi Color Prep lends your roots a warm golden blond or intense copper hue, making it the perfect preparation for coloring your hair with your desired shade of khadi Natural Hair Color. It creates a much smoother transition between your roots and your chosen shade and provides excellent grey coverage.
- Wash your hair with one of the khadi natural shampoo.
TIP: Use a khadi Deep Charcoal Cleanse hair mask to remove any synthetic residue left on your hair by chemical dyes or silicone-based products, if necessary.
- Mix khadi Color Prep with warm water (80°C) to make a cream.
- Carefully apply it to your hair just as you would apply khadi Natural Hair Color.
- Leave khadi Color Prep in for 60 minutes, then rinse thoroughly with water. Select the khadi Natural Hair Color you like best, and follow the application instructions to color your hair.
Safety instructions: Only apply to unbroken skin and avoid direct contact with eyes. The powder is extremely fine – do not inhale the dust. Once you have mixed the powder, allow it to cool to a comfortable temperature before applying.
Use khadi Color Prep in combination with other khadi hair care products:
- The cleansing effect of the Deep Charcoal Cleanse hair mask is the perfect way to prepare your hair for pre-pigmentation with khadi Color Prep.
- Before pre-pigmentation with khadi Color Prep, use the Ayurvedic Elixir Amla Volume to free your hair from dirt and residue.
- Color your hair with the shades Dark blond, Pepeljasto smeđa, Dark brown, Black or Indigo to achieve intense color results.
- khadi Color Care hair oil seals and intensifies khadi Natural Hair Color and lends your hair color fresh brilliance and long-lasting intensity.
Country of origin: India
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khadi brings harmony to your body, mind and soul.
khadi believes that balance in body, mind and soul make a person happy and whole.
The formulations for khadi’s natural hair dyes, hair oils and other products are based on dermatological findings and made in collaboration with Ayurvedic doctors. Ayurveda stands for comprehensive herbalism and the unity of mind and body. This philosophy is reflected in each of khadi’s natural cosmetics products.
Their biggest goal is to turn fabulous raw materials into wonderful natural cosmetics. Therefore, every step from the natural source to the final product is important. They process their raw materials gently, in traditional production processes. They filter out the most valuable active ingredients for you in several stages - for healthy, harmless, natural cosmetics. Thus you can enjoy the best quality products for your skin and your hair according to modern standards and in harmony with nature and science.
khadi "beauty" is not a question of age, but of balance. They differentiate between three bioenergies and five elements that characterize each human being and appear in different combinations. In Ayurveda, the bioenergies Vata, Pitta, Kapha and the elements contained therein are ether, air, fire, water and earth. To feel beautiful, it is important to harmonize your lifestyle and body care with your personal energy type. The khadi Care concept helps you rebalance your life energy and naturally emphasizes your individual beauty. khadi’s natural hair colors and beauty products regulate your biological predisposition and are suitable for all skin and hair types as well as their mixed forms.
khadi products are premium-quality, plant-based and ecologically compatible, manufactured according to the traditional naturopathy of Ayurveda and at the same time benefit from the latest dermatological findings. For your utmost comfort they use only premium-quality, skin-friendly active ingredients from nature - no animal and synthetic ingredients. With khadi you care for your body in a gentle, healthy and sustainable way.
khadi products are certified as Natural Cosmetics by the German Association of Industries and Trading Firms (BDIH). This is an independent organization that regularly inspects their products; also on-site in India, where they produce the cosmetics they make for you without animal experiments in cooperation with other manufacturers. The label "Controlled Natural Cosmetics" stands for the highest standards of modern, herbal and particularly skin-friendly skin care products.
They guarantee you that their products are made exclusively from natural raw materials. These include herbal oils, herbal extracts and floral water as well as essential oils and flavors from certified organic farming or wild collection. In addition, the ecological compatibility of khadi cosmetic products plays an important role. The BDIH evaluates criteria such as an environmentally friendly and resource-saving production process, recyclable packaging material and whether the raw materials are readily biodegradable.
- khadi respects species protection and animal testing bans.
- khadi believes in the principles of „green chemistry“ - they try to save energy and that their production processes are as environmentally friendly as possible.
- khadi do not use genetically modified organisms, nanomaterials or radiation.
- khadi only applies simple physical processes in the production of their natural cosmetics.
- khadi do not use paraffins & other petrochemicals, silicones, synthetic dyes, fragrances & preservatives (parabens).
They pay attention to fair prices and working conditions. With khadi, you choose natural cosmetics that stand for transparency, sustainability and authenticity.
khadi cosmetic products are vegan and there is no testing on animals. It is free of animal ingredients, raw materials derived from animals, or animal products such as beeswax, milk or bee honey. They don’t use any animal materials during the production process. Furthermore, all care products are manufactured without any animal testing: they do not test ingredients or products on animals.