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    What is Chebe powder?

    Chebe powder is a hair care secret of the women of Chad who are known for their coarse long hair that grows past their rear ends. These women cover their hair with a homemade mixture of  chebe powder to keep hair moisturised and lubricated which is the reason given for why their hair never break even from childhood.

    How do you use chebe powder?

    Mix 100g of unrefined shea butter, 100ml oil of your choice (castor oil, grapeseed oil, sweet almond oil, JBCO, Avocado oil) with a table spoon of chebe powder. To apply section hair and work in sections. Spray the first section with water apply the chebe powder mix until the hair is fully saturated the braid/plait the hair. Do the next section of hair and repeat until you have applied to all the hair. Repeat this method every 3 to 5 days. Spray water regularly on the days between the application.