Mehndi is the application of henna as a temporary form of skin decoration in the Indian subcontinent and diaspora from these areas. Mehendi a traditional art of designing the hands and feet is an integral part of Indian customs and functions.
Mehndi is typically applied in special cases, such as weddings and festivals like Diwali, Bhaidooj, Teej and Eid. In some Hindu festivals every woman tries to do mehndi on hands and feet. Usually drawn on the palms and soles of the feet, where the color will be dark because the skin contains higher levels of keratin which binds temporarily lawsone, henna dye. Mehndi was originally used as a form of decoration mainly for brides.
Feet to receive the daily wear and tear.Thus, henna tattoos on the body is usually not as long as they could on a hand or arm or back.But the Western eye, there’s nothing as attractive and exotic, like the design Mendy around her ankles.