Namibia, Kaokoland, Empembe. After visiting a market centre, a young Himba woman drives home her donkey along dusty white tracks. Her body gleams from a mixture of red ochre, butterfat and herbs. Her long hair is styled in the traditional Himba way and is
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.