is quite a subjective concept. However, there is a common beauty that has
changed over the centuries, and sometimes the changes were so dramatic that the
type of women, considered as a standard in the Middle Ages, became unattractive
in posterior epochs.
is a certain type of beauty that can be understood only by some individuals or
tribes. This is the topic we’re going to discuss today. We want to show and tell you about weird and
pernicious methods that women used to be more beautiful.
Padaung tribe think that the longer neck woman has the more beautiful she is. That’s
why women wore special disks that made their necks longer.
ancient African tradition consists in covering your body with scars. Even such
sensitive areas as face and breasts were covered with them.
Disks in lips
one is surprised by this tradition anymore, but just think how strange and
painful the process of lips stretching was.
Women who belonged
to south Asian tribes had to experience terrible pain while having their teeth cut
down until they have a certain size and form.
In Congo, a
woman was considered to be beautiful if her skull was significantly elongated.
To get this effect girls had to wear tight bandages on
their heads right from their birth.
As well as
in case with scarification, tattoos filled all the areas of human body. The
more difficult drawings were, the more beautiful woman was in the eyes of her
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