Wodaabe Charm Dancer, Niger "A male charm dancer applies face makeup to attract the females who will judge his performance." photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher, writing in the book Faces of Africa
Via collection of old photos “Artificial deformation. All the women of Sara[-Djingé] tribe have artificial deformation of the lips as a sign of beauty. The effect is produced by piercing the lips and gradually enlarging the holes by inserting wooden.