Henna on Hands and Feet in Fairfax, VA

The application of mehndi or henna on hands and feet has been practiced for over 5000 years in South Asia, the Middle East and North Africa. In a popular Indian tradition, the hands and feet of the bride are beautifully decorated with mehndi designs before her wedding. Today, people enjoy applying henna on hands for different occasions like weddings and cultural or religious festivals.

What is henna?

Henna is a very fine green powdery substance that comes from a plant of the same name. When mixed with water or other liquids, it thickens into creamy paste which is then ready for application on the hands, feet or other body parts. Henna is essentially a natural dye which when removed after several hours, leaves a reddish-brown color behind that lasts for several days to weeks. For easy application, ready-to-apply henna is available in tubes or cones.

Mehndi on Hands and Feet in Fairfax, VA with Indus Salon & Boutique

For expert application of mehndi on hands and feet, visit us in Fairfax, VA. At Indus, we know the symbolic importance of applying mehndi on hands and feet. Therefore, when we apply it for you, we will do it intricately and meticulously. Our artists are familiar with beautiful traditional mehndi designs as well as the more contemporary modern henna art. Come in to see our design samples!

Henna application can be a messy affair, leaving you with unwanted stains on your clothes and on your body. Come to Indus Salon & Boutique for your henna application to avoid any mishaps that may happen at home. We are also available on-site at your event for larger henna parties.

Henna application can be a messy affair, leaving you with unwanted stains on your clothes and on your body. Come to Indus for your henna application to avoid any mishaps that may happen at home. We are also available on-site at your event for larger henna parties.

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  • Weddings
  • Baby shower
  • Birthdays
  • Sangeet Night
  • Anniversaries
  • Religious Events
  • Cultural festivals
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