On Karva Chauth, beware of this killer mehendi...Video

New Delhi, Oct 27, News24 Bureau: Today the whole country is celebrating the holy festival of Karva Chauth. And who can miss the beautiful mehndi designs to make the festival complete? Karwa Chauth is one of the most colorful and eagerly waited festivals which gives enough opportunity to women to groom. For newly married, it is even more exciting. Intricate flowery patterns are very popular during Karwa Chauth as they make the hands look beautiful.

But these mehendi can also harm your skin. There are some Chinese mehendi products in the market which will harm your hands.  Let's take a look at the truth behind this story:

Karwa Chauth is one of the most popular festivals, especially for married women. Though the festival is much popular in Northern and Western Indian states like Punjab, U.P., Delhi, Haryana, Gujarat, etc. But now the festival is known across the country for its pious rituals and reason.

The festival falls on the Kartik ki Chauth which means the fourth day of the waning moon or dark fortnight of Hindu month of Kartik. According to the English calendar, the month corresponds to October or November. The festival comes about nine days before the festival of Diwali.

For a newlywed couple, the festival is celebrated with immense pomp and enthusiasm.