Glitter body art or glitter tattoo is the latest trend sweeping through Europe. One reason for such popularity is that they are so lively. A touch of glitter even makes other arts such as face painting, body painting, henna, etc magical.Glitter tattoos are perfect as they provide the freedom and flexibility to choose new designs and colors every few days, and to change your mind as often as you want. (See our comparison of glitter tattoos to henna and traditional tattoos at the bottom of this page)
Our jewelry collection of stencils make it a breeze to create sparkling, waterproof jewelry-shaped glitter tattoos perfect for a summer day on the beach.
Contrary to popular perception, glitter tattoos don’t always have to be dazzling and intense; when made with iridescent glitter and gem powders they can be quite subtle and sublime. In fact, this type of body art is a very elegant and increasingly popular addition to bridal makeup.
Glitter tattoos may seem a specialized affair. But with our materials and techniques, anyone can make glitter tattoos within a few minutes. Click on the links on the left to learn more about glitter body art and even get step-by-step directions to make glitter tattoos in 7 easy steps.
Following is a quick comparison of glitter tatoos with henna and tattoos:
|Color options||Wide range of options: from vibrant & vivid to subtle & classy||Limited color options||Many options|
|Lasts for||3-14 days||1-3 weeks||Permanent|
|Time till ready||Instant (done in 5 mts)||Need to leave henna paste on for 8 hours||Swelling lasts for 2-3 days|
|Health concerns||Safe, external application||Safe, external application||Risk of infection|
|Creation||Painless||Painless||Can be painful|
|Materials||Cosmetic grade glitter & glue||Natural plant products||Chemical dyes|