5 Exotic Mehndi Designs 2013 to Beautify Your Body

If your looking for the popular Mehndi designs 2013 then look no further. We all know when it comes to style we have the check list – Hairstyle, check! Jewellery, check! Clothing, check! Stilettos, check! Make-up, check! Mehndi, ooops!

With the season of religious, cultural festivities and weddings round the corner, it’s time to glam up and today we share what we think we be Mehndi Designs 2013.  No matter how different one celebration may be from the other, the common thread binding them all is the way we prepare ourselves to be at our best appearance on the day.

The custom of applying the mehndi, which is a form of skin decoration, is observed by people in South Asia and the Middle East and migrants from these countries. Mehndi designs on the body are a kind of make-up to make women look beautiful.

In earlier times, mehndi designs were primarily used as a part of celebrations in these countries, but mehndi has now gained a commercial aspect in international fashion and art. Presenting below a variety of mehndi designs for 2013 specially compiled for you. Choose from a wide variety to beautify your hands and feet.

1) Floral Mehndi Designs 2013

Floral mehndi designs look gracious. Trying to apply a mehndi design on your own can be a difficult task as it requires accurate detailing. Floral designs are usually accompanied by leaves and other abstract design elements, such as curved edges, circles and lines.

Floral mehndi designs 2013 on a hand

 While most women may prefer applying mehndi to only the palm of their hands, decorating the other side of your hand adds a prettier touch to the mehndi. Designs to complement those on the palm can be traced to give it a complete look. Applying a contrasting coloured nail polish to mehndi designed hands, will certainly make your skin look brighter.

Floral mehndi designs 2013 on back of hand

2) Abstract Mehndi Designs 2013

Abstract mehndi designs do need a lot of intricate detailing, however, they are not as difficult to create as floral designs. Abstract designs contain circular, linear and curved patterns and give your hands an elegant appeal.

Abstract Mehndi Designs 2013 shown on a hand

Mehndi Designs 2013

3) Bridal Mehndi Design 2013

Starting right up from the fingertips and going all up till the elbow, this mehndi design filled with floral and abstract elements along with a design resembling a man and a woman are very popular as a bridal mehndi design.

Mehndi Designs 2013 for a wedding

 4) Mehndi Design Tattoos 2013

Mehndi, as a form of a temporary tattoo, can be designed on different parts of the body besides the hands, such as the shoulder, navel, back and feet. Mehndi, being an artistic body decoration, is a very feminine feature, adding to your beauty, making you look even more beautiful and elegant.

Mehndi Designs 2013 shown on a womans shoulder

Mehndi Designs 2013

5) Simplest & Easiest Mehndi Design 2013

If you have an unsteady hand and feel that you may not be able to pull off a floral or an abstract design, mehndi designs with a circle in the centre of the palm and fingertips coated with colour are the easiest to create. Variations to this design can be created by drawing a sun at the centre of the palm.

simple sun Mehndi Designs 2013 on palm of hand

Or you can top it up a notch by adding an artistic touch to this basic design.


Creating an artistic mehndi pattern may be a tough job not only for amateurs, but also for professionals who need to be accurate with detailing. If you wish to make the process easier, you can use a pen to outline your design before tracing the outline with mehndi.

With a variety of options on your platter, ensure you choose one that simply brings out the best.