Henna paste we use contains 100% natural henna, lemon juice, sugar and essential oil. Here (link to henna info page) for more information on henna. Please keep in mind that it takes about 2 days for the henna stain to develop the darkest color, so if you are planning to have it done for a specific occasions book your henna appointment 2 days prior to the date.

Private Appointment at Akiyo Henna (in Astoria)

Please make sure to book an appointment at least a day in advance. You can bring a design in if you wish otherwise we can create a custom design as you wish.
  • starting at $65

Private Appointment at your location

You can have it done at a comfort of your own home. Please make an appointment at least a day in advance. ** travel charge may apply to some areas.
  • Starting at $200~ (in Manhattan)
  • Starting at $250~ (in outer borough)
Small party rate (guests under 50 people)
  • $125 per hour
  • $250 for 2 hours
  • $375 for 3 hours
  • $500 for 4 hours
Large party rate (guests over 50 people)
  • $275 for 2 hours
  • $400 for 3 hours
  • $525 for 4 hours

Maternity service

Henna design on Pregnant belly is becoming a popular service as the maternity portraits gaining more popularity. In Moroccan tradition, pregnant women get henna on their hands and feet to protect and bless the mother for a healthy delivery. Henna design on the belly is a modern twist for a protection and to celebrate pregnancy and embrace the physical changes. This pampering experience can be a great gift idea for a baby shower or can be incorporated into your baby shower celebration.
**Price includes aftercare of drying and wrapping up the designs.
**Please refrain from bathing or sweating after henna application for rest of the day, you may shower the next morning.

Private appointments:
  • $175 for full belly
  • $200 for Full belly and one hand (great for photos)at your location. (Manhattan only)

Belly and Baby shower packages:

Mama Glow package
  • $250 for full belly and simple design up to 10 guests.
    **same day, total of 2 hours.
Mama bliss package
  • $375 for full belly and simple design up to 20 guests.
    **same day, total of 3 hours.
Mama goddess package
  • $400 for full belly and simple design up to 20 guests done on separate days.

Bridal Henna package

Akiyo makes a great effort for every client to have a special experience with her henna service. For bridal clients, all packages include a free 30 min consultation to discuss design details, pricing and any special requests. Most of the designs are one of a kind. We can create custom designs based on what we discuss at the consultation as well as making specific design requests.

Package Image Palms of Hands Backs of Hands Feet
Sapphire:
$250
full coverage
simple all fingers, strip up hand
simple toes, design in the middle
Ruby:
$350
full, 2-3 inches up wrist or front and back
simple to medium fingers, strip up hand and 2-3 inches up
toes, tops, 2-3 inches up ankle
Emerald:
$450
full, 6 inches up wrist
medium fingers, almost full or strip up hand and 6 inches
toes, around sides, tops, 6 inches up ankle up wrist
Diamond:
$600
full to elbow all the way around
full to elbow all the way around
toes, around sides, tops, full to knee
Akiyo Henna is now permanently closed due to a move. Thank you for all your support for all these years in NYC! We will be opening in Austin, TX next year in 2017!