body art

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

Tattooing, body piercing, and body painting.
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I am therefore baffled that people will pay big money to have someone in the exotic art of skin decoration puncture their body with indelible ink.
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.
The museum is putting on the event, called Skin Deep, featuring "skin decoration and adornment" from its early history to the present.
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. Trends in beauty change all the time, so therapists should keep up with the latest fashions
If you were to specialise in nail art or skin decoration, then you should have artistic flair.
The event will feature free, fun-filled, traditional activities, such as "mehndi" (temporary henna skin decoration), dance and music performances, and shopping.
1 Menhdi Henna Skin Decoration Henna tattooing is the hottest trend to come from the East.