Love this it's beautiful "Proud Primitives, the Nuba People" by Oskar and Horst Luz @ National Geographic November 1966 // "In the mountains of southern Sudan some 50 groups perpetuate distinctive dialects and customs, including whole- body scarification"
Portrait of a Wodaabe woman in Niger, Africa. Her face combines both permanent tattoos and face painting elements. "African Body Painting, Tattoos and Scarification" by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher, 2012
In Djibouti, a veil of gold cannot hide the beauty of an Afar sultan’s daughter. Even among families of modest means, traditional African marriages can be elaborate celebrations that last for days. * The head gear.