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How to apply Jagua

What’s the process of creating a Jagua tattoo?

The instructions provided apply for using our JaguaHenna tubes.

  1. Remove the cap.
  2. Remove the seal.
  3. Click on the accompanying needle.
  4. Squeeze gently to draw your tattoo.
  5. Done? Squeeze out excessive air, seal by using the plug & screw on the cap.
  6. Leave tattoo to dry, avoid smudging.
  7. Peel of the gel after at least 3 hours.
  8. The tattoo will show its full colour the following day.

Tips for reusing:

  • Clean needle with accompanying needle.
  • Store tubes in freezer to maintain staining capacity for up to one year.

What do I need to create a Jagua Henna tatoo?
How much Jagua gel do I need for a tattoo?

The amount of Jagua gel you need depends on your tattoo design. You can find an estimated number of tattoos on each individual product.

How can I copy my tattoo design on my skin?

You can copy your temporary tattoo design to your skin in various ways:

  1. Try to copy it by freehand drawing
  2. Use Transfer paper, which makes it really easy!

I’ve made a mistake! What to do?

Remove the mistake as soon as possible using toilet-paper, disinfectant and a q-tip! removing the gel, make sure to completely clean the skin. Jagua is extremely potent and can even dye the skin with a subtle touch.

Can I draw shaded tattoos?

A thick layer of Jagua will give a dark result whereas thin layers have a lighter effect. Practice makes perfect :-)

Can I apply Jagua with Henna cones?

Absolutely. In that case you'll be needing wholesale gel.

How to make hengua paste?

If you are an experienced henna artist, please use your standard henna paste recipe and experiment by replacing henna powder with Jagua powder. Our standard recipe gives you approximately 100 grams (100ml) of hengua paste:

How to make Jagua gel?

Make your own Jagua gel using Jagua powder! Please detailed mixing instructions below.