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Body & Beauty Henna or Mehndi, is the powder of a bushy struikje called Lawsonia inermis, is in the include India, Pakistan and Egypt. The water should be regularly and grows over the enormous heat of the summer. In the late autumn is harvested by the leaves of the plant to strip. Then it is dried. While the leaf is green henna gives a warm red brown color.

There is also a black henna, this is a light gray to black coloration. From the leaf powder is first made. Then it is mixed with water to a paste is.

In Asian countries used henna to dye and feeding her. This eventually became known in Europe, where many like to naturally wanted to have their hair red. Henna is very healthy for the hair, unlike hair. The downside of your hair color with henna is that after a long time in your hair and you are still a type layer to create your hair, your hair is it hard to paints . At the hairdresser they usually ask if you have her in the last six months have your hair dyed with henna. If so, you must usually wait a while until you can paint her.

What until recently still not known, the painting with henna on the skin. In the Middle East and India was already a huge tradition at parties and weddings to decorate the body with Henna.

The powder should be mixed with water to be placed on the skin.

as papje has dried, there is a yellow red after drawing on the skin,
mostly one to three weeks remains visible. Henna is generally free hand (from the bare head) drawn directly on the skin. Both in India, Nepal and North Africa is one of the motivations of the henna drawings back in carpets, textiles or wall decorations. In the west, the previously used figuratively as a kind neptattoo. Today you can anywhere in the specialized tubes "henna paste" buy. These are the prepared paste and can thus be used directly.

Pros and aftercare


Henna does not need such a high hygienic precautions as permanent tattoos. The tubes are also extremely user friendly. Keep the pasta in a cool place (eg refrigerator) after each use. Once the tube is opened, the henna rather quickly loses its strength and quality and is thus rather limited shelf life.

Before we begin, it is perhaps advisable to open up the pores of the skin at the site where the drawing would continue. This may be a warm towel you gently press on the place where you go forth to make the henna. Open pores make it impossible for the dye that segregates the henna paste, intensive and more easily into the skin calls.


If the pasta is dry (after approximately 20 minutes), dabbing it with sugar water. Again let it dry and as long as possible to sit naturally diminished.

Then you can deal with the henna by lemon juice or massage to rub. The first 6 hours of no or minimal water to henna to come. Once the paste is removed, the light red color. After 12 hours the draft changes to dark brown.

The drawing will be 10 after a 14 days fade and eventually disappear.
The longer the paste effect on the skin and the less you place on the skin wash, the longer the henna drawing color reserves.

Felisha Kariman

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