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Authentic African Waist Beads / Belly Beads / Weight Loss Beads
Sizes 28"- 50" 
Made in Kenya


These gorgeous waist beads with metallic screw closures are handmade with glass bead 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). 

Authentic 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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