Transgender Sex Workers New York: la-la-and-nails

Lala holds up her hand to show her freshly manicured nails as she sits with a mud-mask on her face in her and Kima's apartment one Friday evening in the projects in Harlem.  Before getting ready to work the stroll, Lala and her friends often relax and pamper themselves with masks and creams, and spend a great deal of time arranging their outfits. June 1999.

Lala holds up her hand to show her freshly manicured nails as she sits with a mud-mask on her face in her and Kima's apartment one Friday evening in the projects in Harlem. Before getting ready to work the stroll, Lala and her friends often relax and pamper themselves with masks and creams, and spend a great deal of time arranging their outfits. June 1999.