The kohl al-Arabi or kamal al-asmad is a solution made of hand-made and hand-made stone. It is considered one of the best types of kohl stones found in Hijaz and Isfahan. It is a chemical element of antimony. It is symbolized in the periodic table with the symbol Sb, a semi-metal whose properties are that it is fast-turned and has a luster. The Prophet [peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him] recommended using kaal al-a’tamad for his companions. On the authority of Ibn Abbas, the Messenger of Allaah [peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him] said: “Swallow with trust, then he will look up and grow hair.” Narrated by al-Tirmidhi.
Ways of making Arab kohl:
Method 1: We bring the stone of Al-Aamad, which is considered one of the best types of making Arab kohl and put it in an empty saucepan or pan. Add the kernel of both olives and dates, a few pieces of cloves, black pepper and drops of olive oil. Put the pot on the fire, and start by stirring the mixture until the ingredients start with a bang then extinguish the fire. Crush the mortar with these ingredients, heated until they become very soft, and then with a piece of gauze, apply a soft powder filter. Collect the results of the sifting and put it in a box dedicated to the kohl known as the mackerel, and by means of a wooden stick immersed in kohl and a passer in your eyes and known as Almrood.
Method 2: Bring the stone of Almadam + Zamzam water and then national stone soak in Zamzam water about three days and then then take it out of the water and leave it to dry and then national crushed fine as powder and then mixed with drops of olive oil and castor oil and do not stop grinding until it produces so intense powder The softness is placed in a closed-loop mackerel so that it does not get contaminated with dust.
Method 3: Prepare the stone and the water with henna paper and leave the mixture for about a week and then remove the stones of the al-Ahmad to dry and crushed by crushing and as in the previous method, mix it with drops of castor oil and olive oil and continue to grind until you produce a very fine powder and must be put before The machete should be scrubbed using a clean piece of gauze and then put it in the bottom and seal it thoroughly so as not to be contaminated with dust.
traditional way : Bring sesame oil + copper lamp + brass plate + some cotton fuse.
Put half the amount of sesame oil inside the copper bulb and put the inside of the lumbar wick until it reaches the oil and touch it, then turn on the copper lamp, and the copper plate should touch the flame in the flaming wick and fix it in this situation with anything you can install it important to prove in this Do not place the lamp in a place that does not reach the current of air and be in the face of the air stream and not away from it does not burn sesame oil and the length of this agent is about 9 hours at least and in case the lamp fuse will appear on the surface of the copper plate a thick black color and this is The basic material of the composition For.
Mix this color of dust with a small amount of sesame oil and casserole in a sealed container and refrigerate it for about three hours and then use it in your eyes.
There are some ways to protect the kohl, which can be removed or removed from the eye, but the best, which makes the kohl on your eyes for a long time should not put any cream has an oil characteristic in the area around the eyelid, and you prefer to use a type of powder compacted and placed under the eyes until You can get rid of any oils produced by your skin on your eyelid and advised to put the amount of light eyeliner at the ends of the eye and dense in the middle and try to avoid crying or water or dust to your eyes.
Benefits of Arab kohl :
– Makes the eyelashes grow quickly and increase their density. It protects the eye from external influences and gives beauty to the eyes.
– Cleanses the eye and eliminates all microbes that contaminate the eyes.
– It protects the eye and strengthens the eyesight and increases its severity.
– It is considered an ornamental tool that shows the beauty of the eyes.