To remove a black henna tattoo, soak it in salty water for 15 minutes, scrub the tattoo with a large-grained exfoliating scrub, and rub the tattoo with a loofah sponge. Repeat this 30-minute process daily until the tattoo disappears. The required supplies are water, salt, a hand towel, exfoliating body polish, a mirror and a loofah sponge.Continue Reading
Soak the tattoo in a bowl of warm water mixed with salt. If the tattoo's size or location makes immersion impossible, cover it with a clean hand towel that was soaked in salty water. Keep the tattoo in contact with the liquid for 15 minutes, then rub it vigorously with a towel.
Cover the tattoo with a liberal amount of coarse body polish. Rub the polish into the henna for several minutes, then rinse with hot water.
Hold a loofah sponge under warm running water, squeeze it out, and rub it over the black henna tattoo. Scrub the skin for up to five minutes, stopping earlier if you experience pain. Rinse the loofah, wring it out, and let it air dry.
Inspect the tattoo site to gauge your progress. Most black henna tattoos take several days to disappear completely. Repeat this procedure every day until the design is gone.
Designs painted on the skin with a paste made from powder from the top leaves of the henna plant is "mehndi" or henna art. The green powder dries into orange-brown stains after some time. The vibrancy and permanence of the design depends on how long the henna sets.Full Answer >
Henna ink bottles and kits are available from mass retailers, online shopping centers and small specialty shops. Some craft supply stores sell henna kits and refill ink. Auction sites also sell henna ink.Full Answer >
Henna tattoos are natural, beautiful and temporary. They are fun for kids and adults alike. Make your own paste for henna tattoos using just henna powder, tea, lemons and eucalyptus oil. You also need a squeeze bottle and cotton swabs for applying the design.Full Answer >
Walmart.com, Michaels.com and Amazon.com are some locations that sell henna body art products. Some of the henna products come in complete kits, while others are available as individual dyes or raw henna leaves.Full Answer >