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Apr 20, 2015 All About Geisha Makeup History When someone thinks of a Japanese Geisha, they think of a glorified prostitute or call girl, but this is far from.

Apr 13, 2017 Geisha is a skilled artist who experiences many stages to be really established. Let's see their mesmerizing transformation through makeup.

Geisha (芸者) geiko (芸子), or geigi (芸妓) are Japanese women who entertain through performing the ancient traditions of art, dance and singing, and are distinctively characterized by their wearing of kimono and oshiroi makeup. In the early stages of Japanese history, there were female entertainers: Saburuko ( serving.