By mgallery on 25 August 2018
Make-up artist in Salem, India
Know 5 easy steps to make fresh and aromatic mehendi paste at home. Generally there are 2 ways to prepare mehendi paste: 1. buy ready made powder & make paste at home and 2. Prepare 100% everthing at home with natural process and ingredients.
Mehendi or Henna used in India is derived from mehendi plant which is scientifically known as Lawsonia Inermis and is popularly called the henna tree. This flowering plant is native to Arabian Peninsula, North Africa, Near East and South Africa. History proves that mehendi or Henna was used in Europe in 19thcentury. This Arabic culturehas become an integral part of Indian custom.
To prepare mehendi paste through natural process we will need following Ingredients —
Process to make Mehendi Paste:
Since we are using traditional method hence this process may be a little time consuming and tiring, but the texture and the feel of the mehendi will be a lot different in the latter. If you are buying mehndi powder from the market then make sure that they have a greenish-brown tint.
Your own mehndi paste is ready to be used, and you can be certain it is pure and safe. Start designing!
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Keep mehndi paste in freezer when not in use.
Always buy good quality readymade mehendi powder.
Keep some extra mehndi powder so that if your paste becomes too runny then you can add the extra powder to it.
Did you know you can also dye your hair with powders such as Mehndi and Indigo?