Women of Yao Ethnic Group Have Tradition of Keeping Long Hair

July 5, 2019
Editor: Ling Xiao

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Women make the natural shampoo of fermented rice water in Huangluo Village of the Yao ethnic group in Longji Township of Longsheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, July 4, 2019. Women here have the tradition of keeping long hair. They use fermented rice water — the water after rinsing rice — together with natural ingredients such as tea seeds and orange peels to wash their hair. The natural shampoo keeps their hair healthy, smooth and shiny. [Xinhua/Jiaoqing]

 

#CHINA-GUANGXI-YAO ETHNIC GROUP-HAIR (CN)

A woman pours the natural shampoo of fermented rice water into the tub in Huangluo Village of the Yao ethnic group in Longji Township of Longsheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, July 4, 2019. Women here have the tradition of keeping long hair. They use fermented rice water — the water after rinsing rice — together with natural ingredients such as tea seeds and orange peels to wash their hair. The natural shampoo keeps their hair healthy, smooth and shiny. [Xinhua/Huang Yongdan]

 

#CHINA-GUANGXI-YAO ETHNIC GROUP-HAIR (CN)

Women wash their long hair along the riverside in Huangluo Village of the Yao ethnic group in Longji Township of Longsheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, July 4, 2019. Women here have the tradition of keeping long hair. They use fermented rice water — the water after rinsing rice — together with natural ingredients such as tea seeds and orange peels to wash their hair. The natural shampoo keeps their hair healthy, smooth and shiny. [Xinhua/Liu Jiaoqing]

 

#CHINA-GUANGXI-YAO ETHNIC GROUP-HAIR (CN)

Women wash their long hair along the riverside in Huangluo Village of the Yao ethnic group in Longji Township of Longsheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, July 4, 2019. Women here have the tradition of keeping long hair. They use fermented rice water — the water after rinsing rice — together with natural ingredients such as tea seeds and orange peels to wash their hair. The natural shampoo keeps their hair healthy, smooth and shiny. [Xinhua/Liu Jiaoqing]

 

#CHINA-GUANGXI-YAO ETHNIC GROUP-HAIR (CN)

Women wash their long hair along the riverside in Huangluo Village of the Yao ethnic group in Longji Township of Longsheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, July 4, 2019. Women here have the tradition of keeping long hair. They use fermented rice water — the water after rinsing rice — together with natural ingredients such as tea seeds and orange peels to wash their hair. The natural shampoo keeps their hair healthy, smooth and shiny. [Xinhua/Huang Yongdan]

 

(Source: Xinhua)

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