People have tried to decorate their bodies in various ways since ancient times.
One of them is applying tattoos to the skin. However, not everyone is able to tolerate pain or become the owner of the "eternal picture", and stand out from the crowd with the original drawing on the skin like many.
In this case, you can make a temporary tattoo of henna at home.
You will need
- - henna-
- - water-
- - Eucalyptus oil-
- - a syringe without needle-
- - felt-tip pens and cellophane-
- - lemon juice-
- - sugar.
Clean and degrease the place where you want to make a temporary tattoo of henna at home. You can do this with alcohol, scrub or cleansing tonic.
Prepare a drawing solution. To do this, mix one part of henna with four parts of water and add 2-3 drops of eucalyptus oil.
Draw a pattern outline on the body with a felt-tip pen. To make a temporary tattoo of henna at home more accurate, it is better to use a stencil - to draw a picture on cellophane film and print on the skin.
Use a syringe without a needle to cover the drawing with henna. In time, remove the excess of the dye solution with cotton, without waiting for the henna to dry.
To fix the pattern, sprinkle it with varnish forHair and let your product dry well. To color the tattoo was more saturated, it should be dried under direct sunlight or an ultraviolet lamp.
To henna is better absorbed, you can treat the place of applying tattoo lemon juice (two tablespoons of juice mixed with a tablespoon of sugar).
After you make a temporary tattooHenna at home, do not use soap, try to avoid contact with water and mechanical effects on the skin, before water procedures, lubricate the picture with vegetable oil. This will keep the tattoo bright and beautiful for much longer.