White Henna for Summer

White henna is gaining in popularity.  It’s not actually henna, nor is it a plant based dye.  There are various products on the market.  Some are body paint or gilding gels which are safe for the body but wash right off.  I like to use an acrylic based medical adhesive …

Spring is Here

With Spring here, many are heading to warmer destinations for Spring Break.  Please be aware that PPD/Black henna is used all over vacation spots in the Southern US, California, Mexico and the Caribbean.  Be safe and ask the artist for an ingredient list.  You can always determine if henna is …

Henna Crowns

There’s been quite a bit of press lately about henna crowns.  The main focus of the articles is women with cancer.  While …

Polar Spring Sling!

Connecting and networking in the henna community is important to both professionals and enthusiasts.  Learning from experienced mentors in a collective, cooperative …

The Slow Season

Being a mehndi artist in Minnesota means that I have a slow season.  Business is usually quiet from December until March.  This …

Healing Henna

I have the privilege of working with and supporting other wonderful henna artists in my area.  Amy Leinen of Mehndi Moments is …

Winter Blues

It’s mighty cold in the upper Midwest this time of year.  Many people find themselves feeling a little low.  We’ve been cooped …