Wedding Saree

One of the most important things when getting married is choosing your wedding dress. But what is often overlooked, is whether or not the henna design you go for matches your wedding dress. …


Henna design with dark stain by @_theadornmag_ on Instagram

Have you ever wondered why your henna doesn’t seem to get a dark stain? It could be that you don’t take the proper aftercare needed for the best henna results. …


Indian Style Henna by @hennabydivya on Instagram

As you may know, Henna is widely used across the world over many different countries and cultures. These different countries and cultures all have different henna styles. So what are the differences exactly?

Indian Mehndi

Let’s start with Indian mehndi. As you can see on the picture above, this style includes a…


Natural henna paste made of natural henna powder

In my previous article I wrote how natural henna is the best possible henna to use. I also wrote how the best way to get natural henna, is to make it yourself. But how do you actually make it?

Recipe from hennasooq.com

Things you’ll need:

- Body art quality henna…


Different henna colors Above Henna

As you might know, henna comes in different colors, but not all of these colors can be called ‘henna’. What colors are available, what is the make up of these colors, and which one is the best to be used?

Let’s start with the purest henna you can find, natural…


I started Henna a little over 3 years ago. After my high school exams, I went on a holiday to Singapore, where I bought some henna cones. I wanted to get more in touch with my roots, since my ancestors came from India, and one way I thought of how…


When you get started with henna, it is quite hard to perfectly copy a design, let alone create your own design. With these tips you will be able to copy designs to the detail, and you will be able to create your own beautiful designs as well!

So how do…


Henna is an art form that has been practiced for over 5000 years. It mainly originated in India, Pakistan, where the art is called ‘Mehndi’, Africa and the Middle East. It is an art form that is mostly used to adorn hands and feet for special occasions like weddings. It…

Above Henna

Everything you need to know about henna. Small, bite-sized pieces of information to improve your henna art and get more in touch with your heritage.

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