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hen·na

(hen'ă),
The leaves of the Egyptian privet, Lawsonia inermis; used as a cosmetic and hair dye.
[Ar. hennā]
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Preparation of antibacterial PVA and PEO nanofibers containing Lawsonia Inermis (henna) leaf extracts.
Tanira, "Anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, and analgesic effects of Lawsonia inermis L.
Keywords: henna, Lawsonia inermis, naphthoquinones, antibacterial, antiviral, antiparasitic
The first secular school in Sudan was founded in 1907, and later became the first indigenously founded women's university in Africa; Above left: henna, a thick paste prepared from the Lawsonia inermis shrub, is applied through a small hole in the end of a twist of plastic.
Reddish dye obtained from the powdered leaves of the tree Lawsonia inermis (5)
Se desarrollo un protocolo exitoso para la propagacion en masa de Lawsonia inermis Linn.
65%) by the leaf extract of Lawsonia inermis followed by root extract of Asparagus racemosus (50.
A few years before we reported the isolation and structure elucidation of a natural product, lawsonicin from a medicinal plant Lawsonia inermis, native to India and other tropical regions of Asia [5].
vera, Lawsonia inermis, Butea monosperema, Syzygium cumini and Acacia nilotica, have also been previously reported by Jabbar et al.
Lawsonia inermis is a tall flowering shrub whose leaves are opposite and have depressed veins on the dorsal surface, and fruits are small in size.