Monthly Archives: September 2011

THE BEAUTY OF BRIDAL MEHNDI

Indian weddings are considered to be one of the most elaborate celebrations in their culture. Traditional weddings last for five days. On the second day of this five-day long celebration is the mehendi party, where all the females attending it … Continue reading

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TENDING TO HENNA TATTOOS

It is a continuously growing fad among people today to get a tattoo, most of which are henna tattoos. Henna tattoos are temporary, painless, easy-to-do, economical and most of all, safe. These are superficially applied on the skin by professional … Continue reading

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INFLUENCE OF PAKISTANI MEHNDI

Mehndi is more commonly known in Pakistan as henna. Henna is a plant whose leaves, when grounded, leave a stain on the skin like that of a tattoo. Henna tattoos last from about three to four weeks or longer, depending … Continue reading

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I WANT A TEMPORARY TATTOO!

Getting inked in used to be as famous as getting a temporary tattoo. What led to its gradual decrease in popularity? That would be the negative effects brought about by having permanent tattoos. Nowadays, temporary tattoos are increasing. These are … Continue reading

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ARABIC MEHNDI DESIGN GAINING POPULARITY

Due to the iconic adaptation of Madonna, Demi Moore and Gwen Stefani of the use of henna tattoos in the 1990′s, it has now become a worldwide trend. With the use of a paste from the henna plant, henna artists … Continue reading

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Choosing Henna Over Tattoos

Years have passed since people started using tattoos on their skin. It used to be more predominantly used by males; however, females are now having tattoos done, as well. Teens have been sneaking out to try and get tattoos without … Continue reading

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