Henna is a popular tradition in the Middle East and especially in the GCC, in the UAE henna is part of the culture, it is usually worn by women for weddings, Ramadan, and Eid. Beautiful and intricate designs are created using henna and it is considered to be a very important part of the traditional wedding celebrations.
Henna is an ancient practice where the hands and legs or other body parts are decorated with intricate hand-drawn patterns.
Once a bride gets engaged all sorts of events and pre-wedding parties start taking place, and one of the most important pre-wedding parties is the henna night, where all of the bride to be's female relatives and friends gather to celebrate, dance, enjoy delicious treats and food, and of course have henna tattoos done to be ready for the wedding.
If you are a bride getting married in Dubai then you must know that Dubai is filled places that have very talented henna artists that do amazing henna tattoo designs.
To help you know about them whether to book them for your henna night or to get inspired by their henna designs, here are the top henna places with talented henna artists in Dubai.
Heritage of Henna
Heritage for Henna started in one small Khaimah in Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai. It was a huge success with foreign visitors and confirmed Mrs. Fathiya’s belief that henna decoration has a massive market outside of this region. Sponsored by the Dubai-based Mohammed bin Rashid for Young Business Leaders, her dream became reality.
Established in 2002, Heritage for Henna has grown rapidly, with twenty-eight henna majlis now located in some of the most stylish locations throughout the Emirates. This amazing accomplishment confirms the commercial viability of Heritage for Henna's unique approach.
Al Marasim Ladies Salon
The Al Marasim brand has been synonymous with beauty in the UAE for 20 years. Located in the heart of Jumeirah, the salon has a long-standing reputation for unrivaled quality that sets it apart.
Al Marasim salon has always been famous for its traditional henna application on hands and feet. Be it wedding or eid and special occasion, henna design application on hands and feet designs always stand out and this speciality has managed to retain their clients for over 20 years. They have an endless variety of henna designs and art from traditional to trendy which will never stop receiving compliments.
Rachna Salon a pioneer in Arabic henna design in the UAE started operations in 1980, and now with more than 35 years of experience and history has become a recognized henna and beauty brand with over 15 locations across the region.
A dream to the reality of Rachna's aspiration to bring her talent in henna design and female styling to the UAE and beyond. True to the traditions of the Middle East, Rachna Salon believes henna to be the focal point of its offerings.
With their entrenched traditions and strong cultural heritage in this part of the world, and as a pioneer in this space, they have worked tirelessly to fuse Arabic designs with traditional henna hand printing which has passed down from one generation to the next.
At Grand Flora Group they strive to deliver unparalleled premium quality services to their customers and to the market as a whole. They live by the professionalism and their virtue is the ultimate dedication of their staff.
Starting in Hamriya in 1977 the salons have blossomed, with 6 large fully functional salons to date, including locations in Rashidiya, Mizhar, Jumeirah, Warqa and the latest addition in their cap being Deira City Centre.
They specialize in Arabic henna art. Gone are the days when henna was limited to only hands or feet, but nowadays it can be applied anywhere across your body. Furthermore, they do all kinds of Henna events and provide home service as well.
Their pool of highly experienced designers generates a fusion of contemporary and modern designs will create a magical henna design experience for you.
Luxury Henna Salon, Sheraton Hotel Jumeirah
In Luxury Henna Salon, established in 1991, the henna is made from powdered henna leaves, lemon juice, sugar, and essential oils of tea tree. With each cone made fresh before an appointment, the henna artists also cater to those with sensitive or allergy-prone skin.
With a wide canopy of services like Sudan Henna, Mughlai henna, Moroccan henna and so on, they cover Ramadan and Iftar events as well.
SAbeauti Professional Ladies Salon
SAbeauti Professional Ladies Salon, your number one source for total beauty. SAbeauti Professional Ladies Salon is inspired by Beauty products Brand "SA’beauti London", the team formed SAbeauti Professional Ladies salon in Dubai with the sole aim of rendering world-class, top of the worlds beauty services and to bring out the queen you are.
SAbeauti Salon's Professional Henna artists offer a variety of henna designs including Arabic, Traditional Mehendi, Asian and Modern styles. Whether it's wedding or Eid, they offer designs that are apt for all sorts of occasions in the Salon or at your doorsteps. Gorgeous mehndi designs to beautify your hands and feet. Floral artwork or tattoo style patterns, they make all types of designs with natural henna with a lively appeal and a classy look.