11 Easy and Simple ways to Darken your Mehendi Design!
Run your hands over Clove burns.
Cloves have magical properties that can help a lot in darkening the mehndi design. This is one hack that we picked from Daddi Maa ki diary. So, all you need to do is, after applying your Mehendi, let it dry first. Then burn some clove on tawa. Let it burn a little and then wave your hands on it for some time. This is a very effective technique and you can do it before sleeping.
Always wash your hands before applying Henna
It's the most important hack that most of the girls skip. You should always try to wash your hands completely before applying the Henna on. This helps in two ways, first, it removes all the possible bacteria and dirt from your hands. Second, it makes your hands ready for oiling.
Always choose a good quality Eucalyptus Oil.
This tip will help you get rid of harmful chemicals that can harm your skin. So, before applying Mehendi always rub your hands with good quality Eucalyptus oil. This oil will make sure that your hands are greasy enough to apply the intricate mehndi designs on it easily.
Let you Bridal Mehendi dry naturally!
Many girls in the hurry, try artificial things to dry their Mehendi which in turn takes away that natural glow of mehendi. So, always try that your hand and feet mehendi should dry naturally. You become a bride once in your life, invest a lot of time in drying the mehendi and let others do the work.
The most traditional and easy way to darken your Mehendi is Lemon and sugar hack.
Another easy way to darken your mehendi is by applying well-mixed lemon and sugar. The most important tip here is-Let the sugar dilute in lemon completely before applying it. We must say that this is the most used technique in Indian weddings.
Vicks to add that twist!!
Now, this little hack is something that very few of us know. So, you must add this little remedy in your To-do list. After you have removed your mehendi, then you can rub your hands with Vicks or tiger balm. It helps our hands to stimulate the color development process.
Apply a thin layer of Chuna!
So, for many of you who don't know this hack. This is a really amazing hack that can change the Henna color instantly. Chuna which is normally applied on pan can also be used to darken your mehendi. Surprised, we too got amused after reading this. So, after your mehendi is dry, you can apply a thin layer of chuna on it to darken it. An important tip here is that you must soak the chuna in water nicely and then apply it.
Apply Mustard Oil.
Mustard oil naturally has heated properties. So, applying this will help your mehendi to darken more as it will heat up your hands naturally. This oil is easily available in our households so this hack is really simple to do.
Don't go for beauty treatments after you have applied mehendi.
Girls, you all must take a note here. After applying the mehendi, never go for further beauty treatments like waxing or facial. You must do all these beforehand because it can really affect the color of your mehendi.
Cover your hand with bandages.
Whenever we talk about mehendi, we all know how much clumsy it becomes to handle it. So, as soon as your mehendi is a little dry, you can wrap your hands with Bandages. This will not only help in giving you that perfect color but also will secure your hands from getting wet.
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Add Tea or Coffee Mix to your Mehendi.
Soak some tea or coffee in water and add this mix to your liquid mehendi. This remedy is really beneficial as it can give amazing results. Tea or coffee soaked mix will give you a darker mehendi than expected. So, get ready to flaunt your darker mehendi to all of your office colleagues.
So, these were some of our recommendations that really help brides in getting that dark mehendi. Do tell us which one you find it really amazing in the comments. For more wedding love, do subscribe to Eventila Blogs.