My mix here has henna, cinnamon, clove, rosemary oil, lemon juice, red wine.
Resist the urge to taste it....
I like to bundle up the mess in a big bun on my head, I actually think the henna-glop is easier to deal with than regular hair dye because it is so thick.
Then I wrap it all up and let it sit for a good two hours. (the longer the better for a nice RED red.)
Here's a shot of the dreads when the henna has faded to pretty much my natural haircolor as a "before"