“Mehndi is considered to be an art. Mehndi adds attractiveness to a girl’s hands in our culture,” said beautician Saadia Hameed. Women of every age love to apply beautiful designs of mehndi on their hands and feet especially on the eve of Eidul Fitr, she said.
Mehndi designs vary according to the region and cultural background but the most popular designs are Arabian mehndi designs among young girls, said mehndi artist Sidra Ali in Beauty Salon. Cone mehndi wrapped with different shiny glittering papers is the most essential ingredient of Eidul Fitr celebrations in the country.