The white wedding dress and henna. Do they go together?

The white wedding dress and henna. Do they go together?

Ever wondered what a beautiful white wedding dress would look like with henna? I’ve had the opportunity to do henna for several brides wearing white and trust me, it looks amazing. The balance of henna against white is just too stunning to deny. Mariah incorporated traditional henna into her wedding from her Trinidadian roots for her wedding day. In Trinidad it’s common for both Indian and Muslim communities to get henna done when they get married. It’s part of the beautification process that includes getting your hair and makeup done. Ideally getting the henna done at least 2 days before the wedding is best. Her henna came out beautiful and really dark. You may notice that Mariah has what looks like two tones of henna stain. There is henna and there is also jagua in her designs. Basically, two mediums were used to give her a two tone affect (which I personally am so loving right now). Henna will always stain a natural reddish brown whereas jagua paste (aka hengua) stains a black stain. Both are all natural and made by us at Henna Sooq. Mariah adds the final touches by placing gold anklets on. She’s beautifully flawless. Through an act of pure love, respect and humbleness, her husband gently pours warm water over her feet and gently washes them. This act is a symbol of unity, intimacy and the spiritual bond between husband and wife. So beautiful! So when you think of white wedding dresses, think of just how gorgeous henna looks on white. You can contact our booking line at 443-254-0736  to book your weeding. We even...
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Seeking Brand Ambassadors

Seeking Brand Ambassadors

Are you enthusiastic, fun and passionate about natural beauty and hair? Henna Sooq is seeking brand ambassadors to represent our brand, henna and natural hair products and henna body art. We’re looking to expand our brand and reach to new clients in social media, at hair and beauty events both worldwide and locally. Our mission is to provide people with high quality henna products, tools and education to strengthen and color their hair naturally; promoting beautification through the traditional form of henna body art.  You can apply to represent our brand should you meet one or more of the following requirements: Caring for your hair naturally Is currently using henna or has used henna or plans to use henna on your hair Experienced in natural hair care products Is a henna artist and/or rising artist Has current social media pages including Instagram, Facebook and YouTube (or at least 1 of these) Has blog writing experience Located in the DMV, Atlanta or NYC areas Has photography experience or is a photographer Has a genuine interest (and excitement) in our brand (honesty and trust are very important to us) Our expectations: To write blog posts about our brand—posts may include product reviews, giveaways, web site reviews, discounts and special offers Posting social media mentions of blog posts and about our brand and using #hashtags with our brand’s name Placing banners that feature our brand in prime positions on a blog or newsletter Creating how-to and other videos of our products in YouTube Attending trade shows, conferences and conventions and press trips, and representing the brand, talking up the brand, and/or wearing...
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Catch us Live on Instagram

Catch us Live on Instagram

Catch up with me bright and early for our Henna Belly Sunrise photoshoot on our HennaSooq Instagram page and on our HennaSooq Facebook page tomorrow 8/4. We’ll be live starting at 230am EST. I’m beyond excited to be working with Danielle of DFinney Photography again. My favorite stylist Robin of Polished Image will be on deck along with Lisa Nicole Palmer for makeup and two gorgeous models Cameron and Radiance. This photoshoot will focus on the natural light of the sunrise in a beautiful park located in Columbia, Maryland. We’ll have both a traditional African themes along with a flowy-styled dress where both can pose in the natural setting of this beautiful earth. I hope you’ll tune in. See you...
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Vacation! Henna Sooq will be closed.

Vacation! Henna Sooq will be closed.

We hope everyone has been enjoying their summer so far. It’s now time for our family vacation here at Henna Sooq. We’ll be closed from June 26-29th. No orders will be shipping out during this time. Our last day for shipping out orders is June 25th. Should you need an order you must place it no later then June 24th at midnight EST to ensure it ships out on June 25th before our vacation closure. All orders places from June 25th to July 30th will start shipping on July 31st. Processing times will be from 2-3 business days as we catch up with all orders placed during our time away. Thank you and hope you have a safe, fun summer. Don’t forget to catch up with me for some gorgeous henna body art. For bookings call or text to 443-254-0736...
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