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Maiko and geisha hairstyles Top one is a maiko (I believe she's a junior maiko)…

Nihongami: Oiran/Taiyu hairstyle structure, by Penta Like many Japanese traditional hairstyles, Oiran’s trademark “butterfly” hairdo (named hyogo) can be deconstruct in 4 parts: • Green: maegami, the...

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Maiko Kocho. Kocho-san was once a big name in Gion but had to retire after her mother got sick. She worked as a hostess in a big club in Ginza, Tokyo and runs a blog about her life as a former Geiko. She was also the first Geiko to speak out about the inaccuracies in the Memoirs of a Geisha-Movie. Her real name is Fujika

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Традиционные японские прически делаются с использование расплавленного воска. | Фото: thevintagenews.com.

観亀神社例大祭・宵宮(祇園東) : 花景色-K.W.C. PhotoBlog

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Utamaro Kitagawa, portrait of a courtesan, Authentic ukiyo-e Japanese woodblock print

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Courtesan Holding a Fan Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, 1753–1806) Period: Edo period (1615–1868) Date: ca. 1793 Culture: Japan Medium: Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper 02_18_60---(Mica ground)

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