Adorn your body with these African waist beads made from the finest glass beads.
Waist beads have been worn by African women of the Yoruba tribes since the 15th century. They are symbol of femininity , fertility , sexuality ,healing , body sculpting and wealth. Each color worn symbolizes a different meaning.( see color chart) It is also very common for healing crystals and precious stone to be added. By adding precious stones or healing crystals to your strand they take on healing or rejuvenation qualities (i.e. love, physic powers, balancing).