Sage fresh or dried ½ cup
Water 2 cups
Benefits of ingredients on hair
Sage is ideal to darken grey hair or deepen on brunette or black hair. It also stimulates hair growth and reduces dandruff. It also imparts shine and luster.
Bring water to a boil. Add the sage and let it simmer on medium heat for 2 minutes.
Let it steep for at least one hour or longer,until the preferred darkness is reached.The stronger the infusion the better the color.
Strain the sage infusion, discarding the leaves and let to cool.
Rinse hair with this infusion, and leave it for 20 to 25 minutes.Hair should be dry when applying the rinse for the best results.
Rinse hair with water.
Repeat the process often (possibly every other day for a few weeks) to see a gradual darkening of hair.
Keep any leftover sage infusion in the fridge, and use within 2-3 days.