Despoina Konstantoudaki

Despoina Konstantoudaki

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Neck rings worn usually in African and Asian cultures are meant to make the neck look more elongated. Starting from a young age women wear neck coils and gradually increased with age.

You are not a one dimensional person with a label. You have many, many, different likes and beliefs... In that we are all the same.

Africa 'Absorbed in preening', a young man with his hairline shaved to dramatize his forehead applies power to lighten his skin for the Yaake dance, when the women judge men on charm and beauty Page National Geographic October 'Niger's Woda

c.1930s:  Kayan Lahwi women, Burma

Kayan Lahwi women, Burma ‘Women of the Kayan Lahwi tribe are well known for wearing neck rings, brass coils that are placed around the neck, appearing to lengthen it. The women wearing these coils are known as giraffe women to tourists.

Dinku Beads

Dinka Herders in Beaded Corsets, South Sudan by Photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher - African Ceremonies on photokunst


Giraffe Women The country of "Giraffes women" (also known as Padaung) is Burma but originaly they would have come from Yunnan in China or f.