Facial Markings

The use of henna:
Arabic woman have henna on the back of their hands
1 hand indicates they are single
2 hands indicate they have a fience
2 hands and feet indicate they are married

Berber woman have henna on the palms of their hands
1 hand indicates they are single
2 hands indicates they are married

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Tattoos on forehead
1 line indicates they are single
2 lines indicate they are married 

Tattoos on chin
Each line represents a child of the woman

Berber woman didn’t have passports so they would tattoo markings on their face to identify who they were and what tribe and family they belonged to. 

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