body art

(redirected from Skin decoration)
The practice of adorning the body with piercings, tattoos, brandings, or scarifications

body art

Tattooing, body piercing, and body painting.
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Jablonski said both males and females use forms of skin decoration to become more attractive to the opposite sex.
Similar to a tattoo, the temporary henna skin decoration is traditionally applied for weddings and religious festivals.
Stallholder Navida Begum, aged 24, of Balsall Heath, was offering mehndi, a traditional form of temporary skin decoration.
Mehndi is the application of henna as a temporary skin decoration.
Many of the open-front shops also sell dietary teas and natural henna for skin decoration.
Therapists need to be creative, especially if they are specialising in make-up application, nail art or skin decoration.
If you were to specialise in nail art or skin decoration, then you should have artistic flair.
1 Menhdi Henna Skin Decoration Henna tattooing is the hottest trend to come from the East.
David, 24, spent four gruelling hours at the hands of a tattooist last April to get the skin decoration.
The decorations on Rangi's face were designed and made by master carver, John Mutu, and represent the Maori skin decorations technique known as "Ta Moko" (or simply "Moko").
The exhibition has been inspired by Captain Cook and his crew's voyage to Tahiti where they met sophisticated people with ornate skin decorations called tataow.