This is a typical hair decoration for fêtes, but of an evening, many women like to wear jasmine in their hair.
Soraya, another neighborhood girl. The circles on her face are done with powdered sandalwood, which women of the Comoros use as a beauty mask and sunscreen. The usual way of wearing the msindzano (literally sandalwood in Shimaoré) is smeared over the whole face or cheeks, nose, and forehead. But when it is considered "make-up" or for a party, they do artistic designs like Florine and Soraya are wearing