If you've ever been to an Indian wedding, you've likely seen mendhi, the beautiful body art designs on the bridal party. But you're probably left with a few questions: Are there other cool uses for henna? And what actually is henna, anyway?
With a history that dates back to at least 12th century BC, henna is actually a plant that produces various shades of dye. In addition to intricate temporary tattoos, there are several ways you've been missing out on using henna like its devotees around the globe. Discover how to use this multicultural mainstay when you scroll down.