COLLEEN HELLER  has been practicing the art of mehndi since 2000.   She first was introduced to the henna on Hilton Head Island in 1996, and soon after, moved to Edison, NJ where she improved her skills after visiting many of the shops in the Little India section of nearby Iselin, NJ.  2022 marks her 17th full-time season in the Richmond  area!  

Her specialty is freehand application using henna paste and cones she makes herself using the freshest, highest quality ingredients possible.  She enjoys the traditional Indian and Arabic designs as well as the flowing, flowery designs of the UK Style.  

She is an Internationally Certified Artist of Natural Henna Arts and a member of the Face Painting and Body Art Association.  She is also a mother of two, and a multi-instrumentalist retired music teacher 

She is a regular vendor with GrowRVA's South of the James Market in Forest Hill Park - returning Sunday's 10am-1pm May 1st 2022! 

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SAARIKA SARA JIVANJEE has been providing henna assistance at events since 2009.  She is a licensed cosmetologist and expert at waxing and eyebrow threading and is the owner of Essentitas Salon - w
You will find her working alongside Colleen and at larger events. Or you can book Colleen and Saarika together for your very own Spa Pampering Party - with your choice of henna body art, glitter or mica shimmer body art, brow threading, mini facial, manicure or more - all with aromatherapy and spa music provided! is fully vaccinted, licensed  and insured.

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