From Place to Place

From place to place
Beauty standards change
Black, gold or white
A smile is a smile
Tattooed, toothless or carmine
It makes young and old shine
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Vietnam πŸ‡»πŸ‡³ 2001 Applying black lacquer on the teeth of young coming-of-age women was a very popular rite of passage.
Uzbekistan πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Ώ 2007 Gold teeth are a traditional status symbol.
Sri Lanka πŸ‡±πŸ‡° 2004
Myanmar πŸ‡²πŸ‡² 2005
Laos πŸ‡±πŸ‡¦ 2007
Madagascar πŸ‡²πŸ‡¬ 2009
Peru πŸ‡΅πŸ‡ͺ 2011
Guatemala πŸ‡¬πŸ‡Ή 2013
Thailand πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡­ 2007
Bhutan πŸ‡§πŸ‡Ή 2016 Carmine or brown red teeth colour are a side effect of chewing betel nut, a very commun practice in SE Asia.
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