Gaara is a fictional character in the Naruto manga and anime series. Gaara is a ninja affiliated with Sunagakure, and is the son of Sunagakure's leader, the Fourth Kazekage.He has two very notable traits in his outward appearance: firstly, he has tanuki-like black eye rings, having them since his birth due to insomnia caused by Shukaku. Secondly, he has created the kanji "love" on the left side of his forehead, having it since Yashamaru's betrayal. This character is popular among cosplayers. It can be portrayed by wearing cosplay Gaara costume and cosplay Gaara wig. This character is always present in a Naruto cosplay.