Synopses & Reviews
For thousands of years the art of henna tattoos has been one of the best kept secrets of the Eastern world--recently 'discovered' by rock stars, super models like Naomi Campbell, and celebrities Demi Moore and Liv Tyler. Now, you can make your next entrance more eye-catching: try a band around your upper arm, or a fluttering pattern along your waist. This kit will commence your initiation into the mysteries of the ancient practice of henna adornment, a safe, non-permanent, beautiful art form. Each kit contains two packets of henna powder with application cones to allow you to create intricate designs, Mehlabiya oil capsules and six transfer sheets of ancient and contemporary patterns to guide you.
The Henna Body Art Kit is the ultimate package for those who wish to express themselves with this ancient art form. Whether you're a complete novice or a competent henna artist, you will be astounded at the beautiful designs you can create and display on nearly every part of your body.
The ultimate package for those who wish to express themselves with the ancient art form of tattoos (albeit temporary ones), "The Henna Body Art Kit" contains two packets of catalyst solution, two packets of henna powder in application cones, Mehlabiya oil capsules, and six transfer sheets. Full-color illustrations throughout.
Includes mehlabiya oil capsules and six transfer sheets of ancient and contemporary patterns to guide you.
About the Author
Aileen Marron was born in England and grew up in Kuwait in the Middle East when her family moved there. Growing up in an Islamic culture Aileen became interested in the art of henna application. She returned to England in 1990, by which time she was an expert in henna design. At the age of 19, she founded the company Halawa Henna (meaning "excellent henna" in Arabic) with her business partner. The process of educating the Western World then began. Halawa Henna began as a mobile service, expanding into exclusive henna body art salons, product manufacture and sales, and running professional training courses for beauty therapists, hairstylists and tattoo artists. Aileen is in great demand as a teacher and artist throughout the world, as well as being active in the running of Halaway Henna.
Aileen has appeared on television programmes in the UK, Europe and the Middle East including Network East BBC, Asian Morning, Middle East Broadcasting, as well as the Clothes Show (BBC), Style Challenge (BBC), This Morning (ITV) and Good Morning (BBC). She and her company have been featured in national newspapers and magazines including Cosmopolitan, Harpers and Queen, The Face, The Sunday Telegraph and The Daily Mail.