Advice 1: How to paint feathers

Sometimes to create costumes and images necessary colored feathers. Unfortunately, sales is not always possible to find the feathers of the desired shade. But Peru can be given any desired color. And all this can be done at home.
How to paint feathers
Before you start painting feathers, they must be degreased. To do this, they should be washed with shampoo or other detergent. Then rinse with hot water.
If the feathers are dark or uneven in color, you must bleach it. With the help of hydrogen peroxide.
Green feathers can be dyed a brilliant green. The green paint should be diluted with water and drop in a solution of feathers.
Red in color, can be dyed onion skin. But do not boil. From that feathers deteriorate. Feathers should be placed in the solution for half an hour.
The pen will acquire a rich red color if it is dyed with henna. Henna is diluted to a thick slurry. Put feathers in henna for 2-3 hours.
For painting, you can use hair dye. Apply according to instructions on packaging.
A variety of bright colors can be obtained if dyeing food dyes. In a hot solution of paint and put feathers on the half hour. Then feathers are washed well with cold water. The color is better kept in a solution of paint can add a few drops of vinegar.
To dry the feathers should be on a sheet of paper, dividing from each other.
After coloring the pen must be covered with fat.

Advice 2: How to dye your eyebrows with henna

Henna and Basma - natural dye, known since ancient times. Staining them does no harm to hair and even promotes their growth and increase density.
How to dye your eyebrows with henna
You will need
  • - henna
  • - Basma
  • - lemon juice
  • - vaseline
  • gloves
  • - bowl
  • brush
  • - eyebrow comb brush
  • - foil
  • - cotton pads
Decide the desired color. To obtain a black color need Basma and henna in the ratio of 2 to 1, brown - 1 part Basma and 1 part of henna, a reddish - 1 part Basma and 2 parts henna.
In a bowl pour Basma and henna in the desired ratio and dilute with warm water. The mixture should have the consistency of thick cream. Add a few drops of lemon juice. Cover the bowl with wrap and allow the mass to infuse for a few minutes.
Degrease the skin to eyebrow lotion.
To avoid staining of the skin around the eyebrows, lubricate it with vaseline.
On the brush type small amount of paint and start to paint the hairs from head to tail. Comb the eyebrow brush to evenly distribute the paint.
Small pieces of foil cover the eyebrows, it will retain heat and increase the dyeing process.
A minimum of 40 minutes (maximum 1.5 hours) rinse the paint from the eyebrows cotton pad dampened with cool water. The longer the dye is on the hair, the darker the resulting color.
Ensure that the weight for the coloring does not dry out. To do this, cover it with tape when not in use.
Do not rinse the paint with hot water to wash away most of the pigment.
Useful advice
For painting, choose quality Indian henna and Basma. If the paint got on the unprotected areas of the skin, wipe them with a cotton swab.
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