Body painting is just like a temporary tattoo. It can only last for a short period of time. When body painting is applied to the face then it is referred to as face painting. When the paint is applied to the whole body or to a large portion of the body then it is known as body painting. On the other hand, smaller work of body art is known as a temporary tattoo. Would you like to get body paint? What should you do to prepare? What are the things that you should bring? Here are some tips that can help in preparing for your body paint.
Going far beyond the pain and permanency of tattoos, this artform can completely transform someone into a new person, an animal, or have them disappear into their surroundings. That's absolute craziness! Body painting takes such a load of talent, resources, and high levels of confidence. But boy is it fun to tap into a whole new level of creativity, eh? And some of these images may have got us a little hot and bothered. There is nothing more artistic than pulling off a public stunt like this and being able to slip through the crowds of a distracted society. This social experiment and walking exhibition is making a statement and making us drool like puppy dogs as we attempt to follow her around while she runs her errands.
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Body painting is a form of body art where artwork is painted directly onto the human skin. Unlike tattoos and other forms of body art, body painting is temporary, lasting several hours or sometimes up to a few weeks in the case of mehndi or "henna tattoos" about two weeks. Body painting that is limited to the face is known as " face painting ". Body painting is also referred to as a form of "temporary tattoo". Large scale or full-body painting is more commonly referred to as body painting, while smaller or more detailed work can sometimes be referred to as temporary tattoos. Body painting with a grey or white paint made from natural pigments including clay, chalk, ash and cattle dung is traditional in many tribal cultures. Often worn during cultural ceremonies, it is believed to assist with the moderation of body heat and the use of striped patterns may reduce the incidence of biting insects. It still survives in this ancient form among Indigenous Australians and in parts of Africa and Southeast Asia ,  as well as in New Zealand and the Pacific islands. A semi-permanent form of body painting known as Mehndi , using dyes made of henna leaves hence also known rather erroneously as "henna tattoo" , is practiced in India , especially on brides.
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