Native American gourd rattles do more than just make beautiful music. They are beautiful pieces of Indian art as well. These rattles are hand crafted from actual gourds and then painted with native designs. They can be used in traditional Indian dances, special ceremonies or even just for some fun around your home. Nearly every Indian tribe uses rattles of some sort during special occasions. Learning more about these rattles will help you to appreciate their beauty and unique features.
Although most gourd rattles are made in a similar fashion, each Indian tribe uses different techniques when making their rattles. First gourds are needed. Normally,the gourds would be grown by the Native American themselves to be used for making rattles
American Beauty, through its use of symbols and the title of the film itself makes us examine the characters and their philosophies (American dream, their concepts of success, beauty, etc.) both as they are and as they are perceived. No one in the movie is actually as they seem. In the end the creepiest (Ricky) is the nicest, the successful wife is an unstable wreck, and the American beauty is rather plain.
The red rose pedals, which appear several times throughout American Beauty are a symbol for love, sensuality, and vitality. However it is important to note that throughout most of the movie the red roses are implicitly an illusion. The red roses in the context of an illusion come to stand for a sugar coated reality
Beauty in America is a business, a very profitable business in fact. Trillions and trillions of dollars are spent every year on hair, nails, cosmetics, clothes, and anything pertaining to the beauty industry. Not surprisingly, many people select careers in the beauty industry because they know they will earn a good living and a secure livelihood. One of the most profitable professions is cosmetology, which deals with the beauty industry. It offers an exciting, creative, and fun way for people to earn a living. Moreover, it provides people with a fast growing and lucrative career.
Beauty schools offer career training in personal appearance services. There are many cosmetology schools that teach courses in beauty. Cosmetology programs provide courses in hair, skin, and nail care