A group of Mursi women chatting. Note, only one has a lip plate. These days it is not uncommon for the women of marriageable age to decide to not have the lip plate inserted into their lower lip. The scarification patterns seen on the arms is done but cutting the skin with a blade and putting ash inside the wound. The infected skin raises and leaves scar tissue.


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