But occasionally, I do because I want to look cute and approachable — and guys like that. This repayment may continue after the maiko becomes a full-fledged geisha and only when her debts are settled is she permitted to move out to live and work independently. Talk about a trailblazer!. Most geisha wear the top lip coloured in fully or stylized, and the bottom lip in a curved stripe that does not follow the shape of the lip. Makeup is applied before dressing to avoid dirtying the kimono. It was near the turn of the eighteenth century that the first entertainers of the pleasure quarters, called geishaappeared.
In Japan, the beautiful and enigmatic Geisha represents one of the most iconic cultural images in the country.
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