Marriageable young Moroccan women of the region’s dominant tribe, the Ait Hadiddou, are the object of the bridegroom’s haste. They conceal their reputed beauty under heavy capes and spangled headdresses.
Mayan traditions involved the combination of heavy face and body paint, along with drumming music and dancing. The Mayans would dance for all occasions, from celebration to ritual. Mayans also possessed high intellectual skills and a complex culture
The Hamars are a people of East Africa living in southwestern Ethiopia in a fertile area of the Omo Valley. The traditional dress code for unmarried Hamar girls includes cowrie-shell collars, glass-beaded necklaces, and decorated goatskin.