Get the Look: Traditional Beauties

KELLY BEATRIX on BEAUTY

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Aside from rich cultural heritage, Indonesia inherits its beauty of tradition to its women. From one generation to the next, they represent different stories of femininity and legacy.


JAVA

Modified from the Javanese culture, this look is inspired by Javanese royalty. It symbolizes power and class through the detailed crown and appealing makeup that shows how graceful Javanese women are.

Accessories & Headpiece: Rinaldy A. Yunardi, Dress: Ghea Panggabean

YOGYAKARTA

This traditional look from Yogyakarta consists of elements that cannot be separated with one another. The dramatic smoky eyes and strong eyebrows are combined with a gilded headpiece.

Headpiece: Sanggar Nusantara | Bang Tiar, Accessories: Ghea Panggabean, Dress: Ghea Panggabean

BALI

Famous for its strong belief of myth, Bali has a very rich tradition. Balinese women are soft yet very solid. Their beautiful complexion is beautified with a strong highlight on their eyes.

Headpiece: Sanggar Nusantara| Bang Tiar, Accessories: Rinaldy A. Yunardi, Dress: Ghea Panggabean

PADANG

Very high and detailed crowns worn by the Padang women symbolize harmony and respect to women in the region. Inspired by the queens, they represent elegance and power.

Headpiece: Sanggar Nusantara| Bang Tiar, Dress: Ghea Panggabean

ACEH

With a simple makeup that shows the feminine side of a lady, the Aceh traditions acknowledge tulips and sunflowers as a perfect representation of ladylike charm.

Headpiece: Sanggar Nusantara| Bang Tiar, Accessories: Rinaldy A. Yunardi, Dress: Ghea Panggabean


LOCATION Tugu Kunstkring Paleis | PHOTOGRAPHER Albert Prabowo | MAKEUP ARTIST & HAIRDO: Victoria Atelier (Elvina&Rury) | STYLIST Kelly Beatrix | MODEL Ika from Wynn Models