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The Art of Mehndi: Henna Body Decorationby Sumita Batra
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and#8220;When Sumita hennas my hands and feet, I am transported to another time and placeand#8212;a world of magic, passion, and romance.and#8221; and#8212;Madonna
No longer the preserve of Asian and Middle Eastern brides, mehndi has been embraced by women of all backgrounds. Sumita Batra's stunning henna designs have graced some of the most renowned celebrities of our time, including Madonna and Gwen Stefani. Now she has created the definitive guide to this ancient art form of body decoration, featuring everything from the historical, symbolic, and spiritual aspects of mehndi to 40 original and easily reproduced patternsand#8212;including glitter techniques.
About the Author
Sumita Batra is CEO of ZIBA Beauty in LA (zibabeauty.com) and sells her own beauty products under the brand Sumita Beauty. She currently runs 15 salons throughout California and one in Las Vegas. Her great skill is her artistry and ability to incorporate modern designs with traditional patterns in body decoration.
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