Through the years, mehndi tattoos have slowly become popular, even in the Western countries, since the dawn of the 90s. People who wanted to experience having lavish designs on their bodies but didn’t wan’t to get permanent tattoos try mehndi instead.The tattoos are often applied on the hands and feet as these are the areas where the henna will appear darkest. But nowadays, people apply the art on the different parts of their bodies as well. There are no rules as to what mehndi designs can be drawn on the skin. Mehndi designs for hands and legs can be very intricate and elaborate to depict elegance and lavishness, especially during occasions like wedding ceremonies.