It is my hope and intention that at least some of what follows will be both informative and interesting (or even entertaining).
Not all Geishas begin by being Maiko. Those who have reached the age of 21 and wish to become Geisha are too old to be Maiko. However, those who are Maiko, or children born into Geisha can easily be identified by their hairstyles.
Publish Date: 05/31/2009 17:22
It is quite common to put your hair up in a geisha hairstyle and it is also considered as a typical symbol of a geisha do. Usually, geisha hairstyles are decorated using elaborate hair accessories and are sometimes combined …
Publish Date: 12/30/2012 18:00
I wonder how many modern day hairstylists in Japan are classically trained to make these for Geisha and Movie Stars who don’t wear wigs ? NOTE : Today, there is at least ONE blabber-mouth down in the GION District of …
Publish Date: 08/15/2008 18:30
We always strive to be ahead of the curve and what’s a better to get next season’s look now than with a few simple hair styling tips and tricks? original.
Publish Date: 02/25/2010 5:53
Geisha Costume Hair And Makeup A geisha girl costume with ideas for traditional geisha girl hair and geisha girl make up.
Publish Date: 07/22/2007 22:37
Actually I want to make my brow as thin as possible but it’s hard to do like that since my brow hair is still visible. I tried to make it as close as possible to classic geisha look but in the end I still line my eye like that XD.
Publish Date: 02/13/2014 21:36
The thing is, while a bucket of toner can strip the geisha makeup off of Perry’s face, nothing can remove the demeaning and harmful iconography of the lotus blossom from the West’s perception of Asian women — a stereotype …
Publish Date: 11/27/2013 6:55
Geisha hairstyle must be perfect. In order to make this masterpiece of the master work for at least 3-4 hours. After carefully arranged and well-groomed hair.
Publish Date: 01/08/2013 12:14
Create a 1940’s Hairstyle in 60 Seconds – Tia Semer is back with the first in a series of vintage 60 second hairstyle and makeup tutorials – Watch.
Publish Date: 05/27/2014 7:45
I’ve been re-reading some of my favourite books – Mineko Iwasaki’s Geisha of Gion, Liza Dalby’s Geisha, Arthur Golden’s Memoirs of a Geisha – and I was wondering if there was a way to manage geisha/geiko hairstyles … Re: Geisha hairstyles. hat about doing a good old sock bun with a bright red sock and then separate the hair so you can see the red? You can then add ornaments, and you could even do a little puff on the top of your head to add some height.
Publish Date: 01/22/2009 6:33
Makeup. Today, the traditional make-up of the apprentice geisha is one of their most recognizable characteristics, though established geisha generally only wear full white face makeup characteristic of maiko during …
Publish Date: 12/07/2013 0:00
A turn of the head; the flutter of a fan; a single, elegant rotation of a hand; the sweet scent of white plum – such are the minute details which make up the hidden world of the geisha. The geisha is a relatively new facet of Japanese culture, making its first … “In truth, these women were not trained geisha at all, but simply imitated aspects of geisha hairstyle and apparel, calling themselves “geisha girls.” Few servicemen could tell the difference between real or fake geisha, …
Publish Date: 12/23/2011 11:43
We speak to Kazuto Shimomura, a hairstylist based in Japan who was inspired by geisha, and will make waves in New York City soon. … When I was a child, I’ve always wondered why geisha had white skin and strange hairstyles, almost like a ghost! I felt scared whenever I saw them. Having said that, I’ve grown fond of the sentimental aspects of tradition. … Where do you get your ideas and inspirations from? I often get ideas from old movies, nature, animals, product …
Publish Date: 03/11/2014 17:30
Geisha a la mode!! Tyroneq18. she my daughter tyrone quann .love both father. hope to see you real soon ok? father smile ok? Jewel. Oh please do Geisha a la mode! It looks so fierce :). Cipriana. Hahaha, thank you <3. Jewel. Oh please do …
Publish Date: 01/19/2012 13:56
It is here that the geisha tradition is the strongest in Japan today. I don’t know how they actually perform in these oddly shaped shoes that they wear, they don’t look very comfortable. It must take hours to do their elaborate …
Publish Date: 04/07/2013 5:05
Kimonos are handmade and Geisha usually get Kimono’s designed just for them. Kimono print and fabric changes with the seasons but are always made of silk. They also spend about 2 hours just to do their makeup, hair, and …
Publish Date: 03/26/2012 7:37
Maiko go through several different stages of juniority and maturity, reflected in their kimono, hairstyles, hairpieces and make-up. As can be seen in the picture above, maiko wear special platform clogs, which is a sure way of …
Publish Date: 04/09/2013 2:45
Does anyone know how to do traditional geisha hairstyles? i can find hundreds of books of PICTURES of geisha hairstyles, but nothing on the fold-here pin-there type instructions that i need, nor can i find any instructional …
Publish Date: 05/16/2007 14:49
Maiko, or apprentice geisha in Kyoto, wear much more elaborate, colorful kimono, obi (sashes), and hairpieces than geiko, or fully trained geisha, do. In fact, their ensemble can weigh up to 20 kilos (44 lbs!) and that’s even not counting the many ornaments … Prior to the 1940s and ’50s, an important part of a geisha’s career was mizuage, or the loss of her virginity. After the deed was done, she effectively announced it to the world by sporting a new, simpler hairstyle.
Publish Date: 09/08/2013 18:10
Nicki Minaj is wearing a Geisha hairstyle which is usually worn by geisha, a Japanese performance artist. This style can give a very unique look as it is combined with an elaborate makeup and dress. Anyone can wear this …
Publish Date: 03/12/2014 13:54
Further, how many geisha shots do we have where it’s possible to LOOK RIGHT THROUGH HER OBI and off into the scenery ? That would be the Obi of the Geisha standing at the railing. … Or perhaps more bluntly, “The girls in the photo are NOT Geisha“. My defense of the “Geisha” description might quickly crumble due to things you mentioned like hairstyles and other details that I am not fully in tune with (unlike many of you “Immortal Geisha” who are in tune).
Publish Date: 09/16/2008 15:56
Geisha 51 Kyoto won’t be the same without geisha… Do you do your own makeup and hair styling or are there special people to do them? Sekiko: Both maiko and geiko do their own makeup. We’re given about a week to …
Publish Date: 08/14/2013 9:57
Unlike Samurai, Geisha are still alive with their white-painted faces, traditional Japanese hairstyles and fabulous kimonos. If you have a chance to meet … You can experience all the performances for only 3,150 yen (35$) ! The shows are held …
Publish Date: 07/21/2010 21:37
On more than one occasion I have been asked if I can do “Geisha Makeup.” Usually the client is looking for the stereotypical Halloween or Hollywood makeup. They’re expecting a white face with pursed black or red lips. Throwing the hair up …
Publish Date: 11/24/2011 3:37
The American GIs often did not know the difference between the “Geisha Girls,” and true geisha. Creating the geisha hairstyle can be time consuming. Follow these steps to create a beautiful geisha hairdo in as little time as …
Publish Date: 02/14/2010 2:48
To get this coveted geisha hairstyle, the hairdresser has to comb in hot wax and attach animal hair throughout their long black locks, and then style it into the shape, where it will stay like that for as long as possible so it can …
Publish Date: 07/19/2010 3:00
For your Halloween costume, we searched high and low through horrifying-looking rags for a few pieces of kimonos, including a silk kimono with a lotus pattern and a silk kimono with cherry blossoms , which would make any Japanese woman … The Geisha Makeup In Asia, very pale skin, even ghost-like white skin, is considered the epitome of feminine beauty. Historically, the base of the makeup is processed bird excrement, which gives skin beneficial properties.
Publish Date: 10/17/2013 8:30
As with the photo that preceeds this on the photostream, another simpler woman’s hairstyle is seen, rather than the more “formal” (or classic NIHON GAMI) styles that permiate most of the studio and Geisha views. It’s a welcome change to the … of days that made it uncomfortable for me. And whenever I do it again in a place without central heating, I’ll make sure to bring a nice warm shawel, cause the cold air wafts around my neck and shoulders because of that ‘pillow’.
Publish Date: 09/19/2008 17:52
Not a Geisha hairstyle, but, she is still a Geisha. She is posing as a “character”. Not the standard Geisha Obi, but, she is still a Geisha. This “Country Girl” …. photographers of the 21st Century. Those who have a further interest in the practical employments of a real Meiji-era Japanese Geisha would do well to read the caption under this photo, where old Japanese text is again quoted for our instruction : www.flickr.com/photos/24443965@N08/2802613366/in/set-7215.
Publish Date: 03/04/2009 18:45
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