You will need
  • - henna
  • - a bowl
  • - water
  • lemon juice
  • - food film
  • - ground coffee
  • - sugar
  • - alcohol
  • stencil or marker
  • a syringe
  • toothpick
To prepare a composition for applying a temporary tattoo, you need to buy a special henna in powder form (the one where you dye your hair, will not work). The powder is thoroughly mixed with lemon juice. The resulting mass should not be too thin, and try to avoid lumps. A bowl of weight you need to close with cling film or any plastic bag and let stand for at least 12 hours. If the paste is too thick, it should again dilute the lemon juice and again let stand.
In order to give the paint a darker colour into the mix can add ground coffee. A mandatory component, which is added at the end – sugar. It will help the paint stay longer on the skin.
Having defined the part of the body, which will be applied the tattoo, it is necessary to prepare. Get rid of the hair and clean skin surface with alcohol or lotion.
Pre-select the picture that will be applied to the skin. It is best to prepare a stencil of the sketch, cut from the thick film. If the stencil, no drawing on the skin can be pre-applied with waterproof marker.
For tattooing of henna you can use different methods and techniques. Perhaps, it's best to apply paint using a medical syringe without the needle. For small elements, use a toothpick or a match. Also, if you want to fill large areas, use a plastic bag with a small hole, through which is extruded the composition.
Without removing the stencil, let the figure dry. Remember, the longer the henna dries, the darker the tattoo. After removing the stencil, gently shake off the remnants of dried paint dry cloth. Trendy tattoo is ready.
To ensure that your new decoration longer pleasing to the eye and aroused the envy of others, try in the first few days do not RUB the skin washcloth and avoid direct sunlight, to ensure the image is not dark.