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.
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.
Small party rate (guests under 50 people)
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.
Belly and Baby shower packages:
Mama Glow package
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.