Li woman of Hainan Island in the South China Sea National Geographic, 1938, photo by T C Lau. Hainan is the smallest and southernmost province of the People's Republic of China (PRC). The name "Hainan" also refers to Hainan Island, the main island of the province. Hainan is located in the South China Sea, separated from Guangdong's Leizhou Peninsula to the north by the shallow and narrow Qiongzhou Strait.
Regular 2 point orbitals are a technical piercing, but this 3 point orbital is a master piece.
Art, made of temporary surface piercings. (Hypodermic needles) - That looks painful to me!
Body Piercing - Evolution or Revolution? | Tribalectic
Woman from villages in Myanmar had their faces tattooed in order to taint their beauty and stop men from other tribes and kingdoms unwillingly taking them away and forcing them to marry...(I still think she is beautiful.)
Scarification Scarification / body modification
cowrie shells ☼
Maori Patterns and Tattoo Designs - Socialphy
Africa | Surma scarification. Omo Valley, Ethiopia | © Remi Benali