Mehendi is a body painting with the help of a special henna. Henna is used for, mehndi patterns, has nothing to do with the usual henna, which our women paint
hair for body painting need to purchase a special henna is able to paint for long term skin
It is sold either ready-made in tubes,who only need to discover and develop their painting, or in bags as a dry powder, which
is yet to be properly diluted
mehendi is suitable for those people who like tattoos, but they do not dare Mr. But this decisive step. The thing is that the mehendi pattern is not eternal - it lasts only two weeks to a month. Because indecisive fans permanent tattoos can be a little reproach mehendi, and understand whether they want to live life with a picture on his body
Often drawings mehendi to decorate acidic and palms of the hands and feet, and upper legs
Figures mehendi performed in variousstyles and are different meaning
value mehendi drawing characters: a photo with the words
There are four basic styles youolneniya mehendi. The difference between them lies in the places where they are distributed
The fact is that it is more common in the Middle East to draw floral motifs. Such drawings to some extent resemble Arabian embroidery. Their execution is more spontaneous, and never answers any sketches or patterns
North African mehendi, as a rule, are drawn in the form of geometric figures with floral motifs. Such drawings must necessarily repeat the shape of the body on which they are performed.
Pakistani and Indian craftsmen do not stop only on the palms and feet of people acting as canvases. They stretch the drawings much higher, thereby creating some kind of stockings or gloves woven from their drawings. Indian-Pakistani mehendi combines teardrop patterns, ornaments and flowing lines
Indonesian and South Asian mehendi absorbed something from the ornaments of masters of the Middle East and India
Here are some values of the mehendi drawings:
How to draw mehendi on her arm in stages?
As mentioned above, it is better to buy henna for mehendi in special packages in ready-made form. This will be a 100% guarantee of rich color and duration of the effect. In addition, it is possible to apply such henna directly from the package, simply by cutting off its tip.
If you still decide to cook henna paste yourself, then you need to know a few rules:
to buy henna better in hermetically sealed packages, since henna by weight lose its dyeing abilities due to constant contact with air
henna for hair coloring is not suitable for painting the skin
henna is better to buy natural - synthetic henna can cause allergy
The process of preparation of gruel for mehendi from henna:
Brew strong black tea( three teaspoons of tea per half liter of water)
Boil the tea on a small fire for five to ten minutes
Filter the tea
In forty grams of henna, gradually pour in the brewed tea, continuously mixing the resulting gruel
AddingTo the henna solution, two tablespoons of lemon juice and a couple drops of eucalyptus or mehendi oil
The resulting mixture of the toothpaste consistency must be removed in the refrigerator for four hours.
The hermetically sealed paste lasts up to three weeks, and inFrozen form - up to four months.
You can use more simple methods to prepare paste from henna: mix tea and lemon juice in a ratio of one to one and add henna to them. Instead of tea, you can use coffee. Some mahandi masters add sugar to the paste to increase its viscosity.
In general, it should be said that every master has his own recipe for pasta for mehendi. Many of the creators of the mehendi keep in the strictest secrecy the subtlety of preparing their own stable solution of henna.
Step-by-step execution of the mehendi pattern on the arm:
Before drawing the drawing, we perform a skin sensitivity test for the solution of henna. For this, a small amount of the paste is applied to the inner part of the elbow and wait half an hour. If, during the test, there was no evidence of skin reactions to henna, start cooking area of the skin, which directly and will be carried out drawing
skin thoroughly washed with soap and water, you can even use for this purpose scrub
remove excess vegetation from the desired area of the skin
Before drawing the picture, we lubricate the skin with eucalyptus oil or with special oil for mehendi
We start drawing the drawing from the major main lines, and then we supplement the drawing with small elements
Apply the furYou can directly from the package, or you can use special brushes or sticks
The paste layer applied to the skin should be at least two millimeters.
If any mistake is made in the drawing process, remove it with a cotton swab
After completing the henna pattern on the skin, leave it for one hour
After the specified time, use the blunt side of the knife or special scraper to remove the dry paste from the skin
You can only wet the picture of mehendi after eight hours,sulking bedtime
Sketches mehendi on hand for beginners
Sketches mehendi on her leg for beginners
Stencils on hand for mehendi
Stencils crossed for mehendi
Beautiful mehendi on arms and legs: photo
White mehendi on the hand: photo
The white mehendi is made with white acrylic paint, the so-called glitter. This paint is made without the use of henna, because this pattern will not last as long as a drawing made with henna.
How long is the mehendi?
If after the procedure to comply with all the recommendations, the mehendi can last at least two weeks. The maximum drawing period is four weeks
To drawing mehendi kept as long as possible, it should be as long as possible not to wet, scratch, rub or skrabirovat
If mehendi made glitter, it will last until the first contact with the water, soHow acrylic paint does not penetrate the skin, that is, does not stain it
How to erase mehendi?
Remove mehendi completely right after the procedure is almost impossible. But you can weaken the color and blur the picture. Discoloration and deletion of the pattern is facilitated by the following manipulations:
hike in the bath
steaming in a bath and rubbing space pattern lemon juice
intensive rubbing place mehendi washcloth
wiping space pattern alcohol
wiping place fluid pattern for varnish removal with acetone
wiping space peroxide patternHydrogen
Mehendi for men on hand
The most ardent admirers of artMehendi are women. They love to transform their bodies with such beautiful ornaments for various kinds of events, trips to leisure, photo shoots and even weddings.
However, in addition to women, men can decorate their bodies with beautiful patterns with a semantic load. For them in the collection of mehendi there are also ornaments and patterns, emphasizing their strength, courage, self-esteem and heroism.