Henna designs offer an artistic way to decorate your body with gorgeous motifs. You can get your hands and arms decorated with intricate henna patterns and watch them fade gradually over time. The rich dye from the henna leaves has been used to create body art since ancient times in Asia. The Asian people used to celebrate special occasions with graceful henna body art. Today, the appeal of henna has spread the world over, and you can get innovative with this traditional art form.
The dye, available in a powdered form, usually takes on deep shades of brown or orange, according to your complexion. The designs can be as rich or lightweight as you want. Many classic henna patterns use paisley patterns to create intricate effects. You can also draw stars, flowers and geometrical shapes on your hands. For traditional South Asian weddings of Hindus and Muslims, the bride’s hands and arms are covered in rich designs. Modern bridal henna patterns often include motifs showing the bride and the groom. You can also dilute the rich dark hue and get delicately shaded henna patterns drawn on your hand and wrist. Ornate patterns can also be drawn on the foot and lower leg. Check out these beautiful designs.
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