How to Make a Henna Transfer



If you fancy a particular design that you would like to add to your skin using henna, it is possible to copy it exactly using this technique.

Steps

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    Photocopy the design that you wish to use. Enlarge the design if it is not large enough already.
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    Trace over the design outline with henna.
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    Leave the henna until it is almost dry.
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    Cut around the outermost edge of the design.
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    Place the design henna side down onto your skin. Tape it in place.
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    Wrap around the skin using toilet paper. Cover this with plastic food wrap.
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    Sleep on it. During the night your perspiration will rehydrate the henna design, leaving the imprint on your skin.

Tips

  • This is best done with arm and foot designs, as the wrapping is easiest.

Things You'll Need

  • Henna
  • Toilet paper
  • Plastic food wrap
  • Photocopied design
  • Sticky tape

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Categories: Temporary Tattoos