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Where can I buy henna?

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Henna can be purchased from Urban Outfitters and Etsy. It is typically intended for body art purposes; however, henna hair dye can be bought from various cosmetic companies, including Lush.

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Henna is painted on the body as a form of self-expression. It has been used for more than 5,000 years in the Middle East, Pakistan and India, and it is often applied for special occasions, including weddings. People in desert regions have also used henna as a body-cooling agent for centuries, according to Silk and Stone. Henna can be used to add color and shine to hair, and it is free of potentially harsh chemicals. In addition, it can be used to cleanse or exfoliate the skin.

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