Colorful Wedding With Mehndi Art

Shreeja By Shreeja, 31st Aug 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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Mehndi, also called Henna, paste is usually applied on the skin using a plastic cone or a paint brush.After that it has to keep around three to six hours, or overnight and then removed. When first removed, the henna design is pale to dark orange in colour and gradually darkens through oxidation.

Mehndi Art

Mehndi, also called Henna is popular mainly in India and Pakistan among ladies and it is used in various occasions, mostly in weddings. It is a temporary form of skin decoration, Without Mehndi on hands and feet bride's make-up consider incomplete as in Indian culture Mehndi consider auspicious for bride. It is usually drawn on palms and feet where the color will be darkest.

Side Effects Of Black-Mehndi

In the modern age, people buy ready-made henna cones, which are ready to use and make painting easy. According to the desire, for Tattoo black appearance some people have started to adding the synthetic dye p-Phenylenediamine (PPD) to henna to give it a black color which is very harmful to the skin and it can cause severe allergic reactions resulting permanent injury.

Arabic Mehndi Art

The most simple art in Mehndi Designs is Arabic art in which loose and bold big flower designs are used. They do not cover the feet or hands all the way through and leave more spaces that is why Arabic art is very easy and convenient to paint.
Arabic art is mostly is applied by the girls on festivals, parties or in a fashion show as it does not cover the whole palm area and seems light.

Bridal mehndi Art

An easy way to apply Bridal mehndi designs is with brush for beginners and for those who do not make mistakes. But the good effect comes when it it done by free- hand. Another method for bridal mehndi design through mehndi cones. Mehndi cones gives smooth and fine lines to the design if design is very complicated as well as heavy in look wise.

Intricate patterns of mehndi generally applied to the brides before wedding ceremony.In some states of India, Mehndi is drawn on the palm n feet of bridegroom also. On the other side in some states, before the wedding night , a night is dedicated to decorating the bride with henna and it is called 'Henna Night'


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author avatar Lila Bangsawan
1st Sep 2011 (#)

Woow what a fantastic and beautiful art. The pics also good. Thanks for sharing.

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author avatar Shreeja
1st Sep 2011 (#)

Thank you very much

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