The wedding and festival seasons are coming up, and women love applying mehandi on every occasion. Bridal Mehandi designs are applied for brides during the marriage or also on sangeet ceremony. They are usually applied on hands and feet they also applied on full arm and full leg too. There are different types of mehndi designs such as arabic, indo-arabic, moroccan, traditional, glitter mehandi design and many more.
Bridal mehandi designs are ready with lots of motifs, patterns, flowers, veins, from top to bottom on hands and feet which make a beautiful and dramatic design for special occasion.
Bridal mehandi designs are applied on a woman due to different kind of beliefs. The most common one is that the darker the color of mehandi leaves on the hands and feet of a bride, the more she loved, respected and valued by her husband and mother-in-law in future.
But apart from that common belief, there are some others reasons also why brides spend hours-and-hours to have a well-designed mehandi on her hands and feet. Mehandi is also well known for its medicinal benefits. Stress causes illnesses in some cases to the bride. To avoid such incidence, bridal mehandi designs are added and it’s reduced stress and cools down the bride’s nerves. It also protects them from any viral diseases before the wedding. That’s why these are etched on the hands and feet as these are where the nerve endings are. Its effectiveness is improved by using some essential oils, clove, and lemon.
Specialized mehandi designers are invited to decorate the bride with mehndi designs. In some different parts of India, men also wear mehndi designs during their weddings. Yes, you heard it right. Grooms also apply mehndi. Men who love tattoos will love to wear this design on their hands.
Mehandi has also a calming effect on bride. Some people say bride is nervous before her
marriage the mehandi on her hands and feet help in relaxing her nerves and thus
make her comfortable.