What to do to become a belly dancer

What to do to become a belly dancer

To be a belly dancer can be the most beautiful thing you do!

If you love to dance, you can make your passion a really success for you! It’s quite hard to learn to dance belly dance, but once you become a belly dancer everything will become easy!

The starter pack for a beginner in belly dancing is made from her costumes!

Belly dancing is an art. It is about passion, sensuality, moving body parts in such a way that they will hypnotize people. So, to do a great performance you need to have the right belly dance costume!

You need to buy many costumes, that fits exactly on your type of dance. Different songs mean different costumes, because every type of movement is different and needs to be brought out by showing a specific body part. Costumes will help you.

It’s also important to wear one that makes you feel awesome! Even if it isn’t showing too much skin, if you feel like a star, you will captivate your audience!

You can choose between Egyptian style, Turkish style or „Gypsy” style.

You can wear a:

  • Bra and Belt Set
  • A full costume
  • Egyptian Style
  • Harem Pants Costume
  • Tribal and Fusion costume
  • Halloween and Party Costumes.

You can also buy them separately and choose between them the one you love the most:

  • Bra and Tops
  • Hip Scarves
  • Belts
  • Veils
  • Pants
  • Skirts

It’s also important to wear the right jewelry and accessories. They will complete your costume and make it and you look perfect.

You can wear: earrings, necklaces, cuffs, slave bracelets, snake jewelry, chokers and so on. They can be made with rhinestones, coins and others. You need also to choose the right ones, to look beautiful and delicate.

To look totally awesome and delicate, to complete your look you need to wear some specific shoes, that fits perfectly your foot skin and shape.

They will make you look elegant and they will also protect your feet. They are delicate and very beautiful. You must wear some!

Also, some accessories as: Bindi that will stay elegant in the bottom of your head, Xotic Eyes- a makeup that will stick on your eyes and will look absolutely fancy and awesome or some temporary tattoos.

Also, you can buy a Bag or a Tot that is specific for belly dancers.  Different styles, models and sizes are waiting for you!

Now, you can go to a school dance!

All about belly dancing from origins to moves

All about belly dancing from origins to moves

Belly dance is art for many people. It is one from the oldest types of dance and it involves many abdominal and articular movements.

It is known in the entire world and day by day, many people want to learn to dance it.

Costume

The costume of a belly dancer need to be chosen with care because it is very important for dance.

It is made especially for letting people see the body parts that are involved in dance: hands, abdomen and sometimes legs.

It includes a bra or a short top, a hip belt and a long skirt or harem pants.

The bra and belt are decorated with crystals, diamonds, coins and other different types of precious gems.

The costume gives and accentuates the sensuality of belly dancer, because it let people see all the sensual parts of body that are moving during the dance in an attractive way.

Movements

Movements of belly dance are sensual and attractive. They are grouped into categories:

  1. Fluid movements.
  2. Percussive movements
  3. Shimmies, vibrations and shivers.

All of these, when are brought together gives this wonderful dance: belly dance.

Percussive movements are used to accent a beat and the part of body that is mostly involved is hip.  Fluid movements to accent lyrics of music and a belly dancer need a big abdominal muscle control; examples of these kind of movements are undulations, circles or infinity loops. Shimmies, vibrations and shivers are diverse. Arms are used to accentuate different moves, also the head or back bends.

A belly dancer has a more flexible torso than other people. Also, she is healthier than other because that type of movements is good for different parts of her as: spine, abdominal muscles; it keeps the dancer fit and healthier.

What you need to become a belly dancer?

Well, you need to have real force inside you, because to see the results you have to provide strength and a big ambition. It is hard to learn to dance it, especially if you are over 20 years because your bones and muscles are already developed and it will be harder to make your bod flexible, but not impossible.

It is a hard dance because you deserve a good control of your mind and after that of your body. All movements are perfectly controlled and analyzed. You also need to be skinny (but not always).

Go, find a perfect belly dance school and shoe people how good you are!