Showing posts from May, 2006

Henna Bracelet for Mindy of LockStar, Inc.

It can be difficult making that important decision on tattoo designs. It is something you do not want to rush then regret later on. Henna Bracelet for Mindy of LockStar, Inc. Here we go... a "Chef's Choice" henna tattoo for Mindy! For those of you new to henna tattoo , "Chef's Choice" is my term for "Here is my hand.. please do what ever design you like." Once I know how much a client wants to spend, and I have a general idea about the style of henna they like.. I start. It seems as if Henna forms its own relationship with each person, and their design just evolves. A case in point is this "slave bangle" style tattoo for Mindy, a stylist at BLU... where you can get a henna tattoo almost every Saturday. Please note that this is a photo of the henna paste still on the skin. The finished color is not black, but some shade of reddish brown. I hope to be able to publish a photo of the finished color.. but we have to wait at l

Henna Tattoo at BLU in Five Points

Henna Tattoo at BLU in Five Points What you need to know about tattoo designs is that in this day and age tattoos are very common, in fact a study done in 2006 by the American Academy of Dermatology, estimated that roughly 1 in 4 people between the ages of 18 and 50 had at least one to two tattoo designs. Even with tattoos being so common, many people do not know much about them. Tattoos are sometimes still considered odd, questionable and even taboo.  Shannon's Lotus Tattoo is one of my favorite henna styles... traditional and quick and easy to do. Shannon, a stylist a BLU, chose to have henna on her inner arm. Clicking the link (Henna Tattoo at BLU) will take you a bit more information about BLU.. but better still, right to Shannon's website and her online portfolio. For those who don't want to click on thru.. you can find BLU at 820 Post Street, Jacksonville, Florida. To call the salon, dial 353-4411. To make an appointment for Henna Tattoo, please cal