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Authentic African Waist Beads / Belly Beads / Weight Loss Beads
Available in Different Sizes (stocking more sizes soon)
Made in Kenya


These gorgeous waist beads with metallic screw closure consist of a rich color combination of black, gold, bronze, and silver glass beads that are sure to complement any skin tone. Note, our clasp closure waist beads are pre-sized, so be sure to select your size in inches, according to where you want the beads to rest. The beads can sit high above your waist, hip-to-hip, or low-hip; just be sure to give yourself a little wiggle room either way.


What is the meaning of waist beads?
Waist beads symbolize femininity, fertility, sensuality, and spiritual well-being.


Are you supposed to show your waist beads?
In African tradition, waist beads are personal; therefore worn under clothing, not visible for all to see. 


What do waist bead colors mean?
Black: Power and protection.
Blue: Loyalty and truth.
Brown: Earth and stability.
Gold: Good health, power, and wealth.
Green: Abundance, fertility, nature, and prosperity.
Red: Vitality, passion, bravery, confidence. 
White: light, truth, purity. 
Yellow: wisdom, clarity, awareness, energy, joy.


*Sold separately (no two are exactly alike). 

African Waist Beads / Belly Beads / Weight Loss Beads

  • Shop with confidence knowing that you've purchased an authentic item from the Motherland!

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