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a reddish brown dye used especially on hair

apply henna to one's hair

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'Henna made from chemicals destroys the skin, so I prefer to buy branded henna but it is too expensive,' said Irum Ali, a shopper in Commercial Market.
'Crystal and shinny bangles always fascinate me whether it is Eid festivities, engagements or wedding ceremonies,' she said, adding she would come along with father to decorate her hands with henna on Chand Raat.
"Traditionally, henna has always been something that you have to do a lot of for it to be beautiful," she said.
Another henna artist Umhamani Muna al Raisi, an Omani, lists down the dos for customers.
"I was at a conference and I had really bad back pain at the time," recalled Henna. "I was sitting close to an osteopath and got talking to him and told him I had been in pain for 18 months.
When the mum-of-two discovered the chemical burn on Owen's skin two days later after the henna flaked off she took him to the pharmacy for over-the-counter treatment.
Looking at her future positively, she embraces her wig, but it was when she heard about a henna cap that the chartered civil engineering surveyor got excited.
Talking to journalist, Chandio said henna seems to be safe for most adults when used on the skin or hair, but it can cause some side effects such as inflammation of the skin (dermatitis) including redness, itching, burning, swelling, scaling, blisters, and scarring of the skin.
Patna: A leading private school in India's Jharkhand state has suspended up to 90 students from the school for two days for applying henna on their hands.
TWO boys could be left permanently scarred after their skin broke out into blisters from black henna tattoos.
Two Sunderland boys could be left permanently scarred after their skin broke out into blisters from black henna tattoos.
The distribution and exchange of bangles and henna as gifts among the girls on Eid is an old tradition of Peshawar, which are adding a unique colour to Eid celebrations.
QMY child always asks me if she can get a black henna tattoo when we are on holiday, are they safe?
"We want to warn of these dangers, and what may seem to be harmless fun for children could have serious longterm consequences." A recent British Skin Foundation It's illegal to use 'black henna' on skin survey found that 20% of children could be in danger of having serious reactions to black henna temporary tattoos.