Paint the Body Beautiful


About That Solar Eclipse

Sun & Moon tatoos on hands

Unless you were kidnapped and deprived of all contact with the world, you know that the hottest topic for the last two weeks was the solar eclipse, which took place on Monday, August 21, beginning at 9:05 a.m. until 10:21 a.m. PST. The eclipse was also referred to as—my favorite new word—totality. I wanted to know what it all… Read More

Best 13 Quotes (so far) About Our Kits in 2017

Woman with Temp Tats

“Reading the Earth Henna story is almost like delving into The Alchemist—if you close your eyes, you can almost picture Giacomini [one of the Earth Henna owners] wandering like a shepherd through the deserts of Morocco.” “So, if you are contemplating getting a real tattoo, Earth Henna’s Black Jagua Temporary Tattoo Kit might be the… Read More

Face Tattoos a Grandmother Could Love

Woman with facial tattoo, photo by Yumna Al-Arashi

Photo by Yumna Al-Arashi, as published in Huffington Post. Last week’s Huffpost Culture featured a wonderful article about photographer Yumna Al-Arashi’s quest to document the origins of her grandmother’s time-honored tradition of facial tattoos. It turns out there are several motives behind the lines, dots, and symbols that adorn the faces of the women whose… Read More

Talk About Body Art!

Woman with lightning bolt painted on blue face

(Image courtesy Jan Hetfleisch via Getty Images.) The winners of this year’s World Bodypainting Festival are in, and you won’t want to miss these photos posted on Huffpost of the amazing work by some of this year’s artists, performers, and contributors, who came from 54 countries to participate in the festival. It took place in Carinthia,… Read More