Samurai Masks were facial armor which covered either the whole face or part of the face. It expressed anger, which then scared the enemy. Lacquersmith LYNX recently revived the Samurai Mask as silver accessories using the same technique of 300 years ago. When you put on it as armor, your inner Samurai will arise.
Baltimore-based artist Rita Minissi is an amazing designer, and puts forth an incredibly consistent and highly composed aesthetic with her photos and images that involves riding gear, horses, and dark, transgressive female sexuality. She plays with identity, obscuring her own with masks, wigs, and hidden faces.