Popular Nollywood actress, Linda Osifo, has revealed that her tribal mark generally makes her really feel insecure.
Speaking throughout the newest episode of the “Me, Her, and Everything Else” podcast with Stephanie Coker, Linda famous she generally feels much less assured as a result of of the tribal marks on her face.
She recounted how, when she relocated to Canada as a toddler, she was always questioned about her tribal marks. She stated that some of the kids thought her marks had been the end result of an assault from a wild animal.
“I can bear in mind there was a second when a pupil requested me as a result of I had tribal marks and she was like what do you guys do in Africa? Is this what you guys have there? Or why is your coloration like this? Then you begin questioning, what is totally different about me? And that’s when you begin studying that you’re totally different.
“What other students thought about my tribal marks was that I was attacked by a tiger and I would say it’s a lion. Of course, it’s a child’s imagination.” She stated.
When requested if her tribal marks affected her in any way, she stated it generally impacts her confidence.
“Of course it did, sometimes it still does. Everybody wants to look really perfect no matter what and when you have a little bit of imperfection in any area, it’s still going to affect no matter how much you say it’s little or it’s this. Like it’s a mental thing because you want everything to look like ten over ten.”