Happy New Year- 2024!

Bridal mehndi stain

Happy New Year folks! I’m excited for 2024 and another season of wonderful bridal mehndi, events and private appointments! Please refer to my services page for 2024 pricing, and note that I have moved my online shop to Etsy from here on. The best way to contact me for bookings or with questions is always…

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Fall Vibes

Hello! It’s been a very busy summer (thank you to all my brides and their parties!). The season is slowing down a little and I’m ready to feel cozy. So it’s time to decorate candles for the holidays and to work on some mandala paintings  (just acquired a small collection of vintage frames for them!).…

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Spring Season!

Melanie Ooi - Blue Lotus Henna Owner and Lead Artist event setting

I’m back from my extensive trip and re-charged for the 2023 season! What 2023 looks like: PRICING HAS NOT GONE UP (just a slight increase in travel fees) Bridal- The 2023 bridal season is filling up! If you want to book me for bridal services, be quick! Note that I do not charge more per…

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On Vacay/Tour/Recharge

Hi folks! I’m stepping away for 2 months to visit family in NZ and then head over to Japan for a 20 year reunion with the country! So my online shops are currently closed until late April. In the meantime, please email or text me with your booking inquiries. I might be able to have…

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Pumpkin Spice Season

Pumpkin Spice Pom Pom Earrings by Pom Pom Empire

I’m so happy for slightly cooler weather and some rain!   Remember that as the weather cools, I have all the tricks and after care to keep you warm and get the best stain with your henna.   Taking private appointments at the Blue Lotus Henna Parlor and bookings for holiday parties.   Jewelry Feature:…

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Fall Special at the Henna Parlor

Our brief, yet hectic summer is drawing to a close and I’m finally finding a moment to regroup. Looking forward to sweater weather, cozy food and quiet time for winter projects. For the remainder of September I am offering a 10% discount for private appointments at the Henna Parlor. Just mention this post when booking…

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Labor Day Weekend- Closed Saturday & Sunday.

Indian influenced modern design on hand

Hi folks! I will be away over the weekend and am fully booked on Monday the 5th already. So please call to book for later in the week (even though we’re officially stepping into fall, I am still busy!). What else is new? Fall colors pom pom earrings and a new line of crystal and…

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New Look Belly Henna Kit!

Belly Henna kit for DIY Pregnancy Henna

Check out my updated Belly Henna Kit! The only DIY belly kit on the market, containing: 10 grams of natural, fresh henna powder, a vial of pregnancy safe essential oils, pre-rolled cone, practice sheet and design inspirations. Includes pro-tips for the entire process from seating to application to wrapping! Available in the shop section!

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