By Zigleys

Our bestselling Cowrie hair charm is a must-have statement piece that transcends trends and stands the test of time. Throughout African history, Cowrie shells have symbolized protection, wealth, and fertility.

Combining the enduring durability of 18K gold with the rich symbolism and longevity of cowrie shells, our fusion hair charm becomes a cherished heirloom, connecting you to your heritage and culture for years to come.

Each natural cowrie shell is hand-selected with the highest standards of ethical sourcing. Paired with our heavy-duty 18K gold links and Z-Hoop, this charm secures through your locs, braids, or twist, and offers a captivating blend of elegance and legacy.

Due to natural variations in Cowrie shells, each piece boasts subtle differences, making your piece truly one-of-a-kind.

Charm FAQ's

Can I wear charms in microlocs?

Yes! Either put it through your microloc, or braid two together securing them at the bottom and put the charm through.

How can I wear and style charms?

Our hair charms are incredibly versatile and can even be worn as earrings.

Check out our style guide for inspiration!

How do Zigleys hair charms stay secure?

Zigleys Charms:
Open the Z Hoop, put it through (not around) your loc, braid, twist and push it closed until you hear the *click.*

For a visual demonstration, check out this video.

Can I wear Zigleys charms as earrings?

Yes, any of our hair charms can also be worn as earrings (and vice versa)!

For a visual demonstration, check out this video.

Will showering/swimming/sitting under the dryer/hair detoxing/ etc. damage my piece?

No! As long as you take care to avoid scratching your Zigleys, feel free to continue your usual lifestyle and hair care routine without worrying about your pieces diminishing. You can clean your Zigleys as needed by boiling in water with liquid soap.