Henna: Butterfly Temporary Tattoo Henna tattoos are popular in Asia, where they have cultural and spiritual significance. These temporary tattoos are made to look just like the ancient art of henna tattoos, without the pain and permanence. Henna tattoos are fun to wear at parties, dances, on a night out, or even for school or social functions. These tattoos are completely safe and extremely easy to apply. Temporary tattoos are popular sellers at fundraising events, and make great party favors and prizes for games at carnivals and fairs. There are several designs for application on different areas of the body. Try them as wrist, arm, or ankle bands, or across the lower back.