Maiko in blue. the red color around the eyes and eyebrows is also youthful. As the women get older the red starts lessen and eventually be left out completely.
Maiko girls 1920's
Odori 1928 - A group of Maiko Girls (Apprentice Geisha) dressed for the Miyako Odori (Cherry Dance), sometime around 1928. Maiko Fukiko in the centre and Maiko Tomeko to her lower right.
Maiko, dancer girl. I believe this is one of the most beautiful Japanese traditional culture which we can be proud of.
Maiko 舞妓 - apprentice of Geisha