This is the same technique as you'd use in watercolor pencil work, charcoal work, or putting on makeup!
Draw the lines, smudge then, then finish up! Everyone has a slightly different shading technique. Develop your own!
Start with henna lines.
Make some more fine, wispy lines. A mylar cone is excellent for this work!
Smudge the lines by rubbing them with a bamboo skewer or toothpick, or anything else you like. You can get a smoother smudge if you dip your smudger in water.
Go back in with henna lines and get it just the way you want it.
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