Tatoo Gum In Ethiopia

Victor Portugal Tattoo Machine

OEven more than their beloved gold Jewellery, the Fulani women treasure the socou-go . the traditional tattoos decorating their lips. Many Western visitors don't realise that the dark lines around their mouths aren't make-up. but are permanently tattooed.The Fulani are immensely proud of their body art. If asked politely and respectfully, they will happily pose for photographs without standing to attention as so often happens when taking portraits of tribal people. Some even pose for images in...