Newspaper, periodical, magazine, and on-line articles pertaining to henna or mehndi body art.
Black Henna - PPD Information
Warning page about the dangers of black henna containing P-Phenylenediamine (PPD).
Mehendi: Dye for Marriage
A look at how this beautiful reddish dye has become synonymous with Hindu weddings, and has made waves in the West. [About.com]
Mehndi - The Vital Ingredient in an Indian Wedding
Describes the importance of mehndi in the Indian wedding ceremony. Also contains step-by-step instructions to making your own paste. (December 04, 2001)
The Exotic Hip
Discusses the westernization of mehndi and how the media helped to turn a ceremonial ritual into a fad. By Bhumika Muchhala. [Zine 375] (April 13, 2001)
The Art of Mehndi - Creating Patterns
A simple guide with some suggestions on getting you started in making your own designs. [About.com] (July 14, 2000)
The Art of Mehndi - Making Your Own Cones
A guide to making your own cones at home. [About.com] (June 24, 2000)
The Art of Mehndi - Henna Paste Recipe
Instructions on making your own paste and a simple recipe you can follow. [About.com] (May 26, 2000)
The Art of Mehndi - Introduction and History of Henna
A short history about this ancient body art. [About.com] (May 09, 2000)
Indian Body Painting Catching on in America
Describes the beauty of traditional, Indian style body adornment. [Lubbock Avalanche-Journal] (August 27, 1997)
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