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A hot comb is a metal comb that is used to straighten moderate or coarse hair and create a ... It is uncertain who invented and manufactured the first hot comb or heated metal straightening comb in ...

Madam Walker, the First Black American Woman to Be a Self-Made ...

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Contrary to legend, Madam Walker didn't invent the hot comb. According to A' Lelia Bundles' biography of Walker in Black Women in America, a Frenchman, ...

Hair History | Madam CJ Walker

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If you choose to perm or straighten your hair–which is fine with me, if that's what ... Oh, and by the way, Madam Walker DID NOT invent the perm, the hot comb or  ...

FAQs | Madam CJ Walker

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10) Did Madam Walker invent the straightening comb? 11) I have seen fictional accounts, novels and other biographies about Madam Walker . Do these sources  ...

Dispelling a Hairstorical Myth - NaturallyCurly.com

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Feb 1, 2009 ... Even though many people still want to believe that the straightening comb was invented by Madame C.J. Walker, the black entrepreneur, it was ...

Who invented the straightening comb ? | Reference.com

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According to Details Magazine, the invention of the first straightening comb is attributed to Frenchman Marcel Grateau, an innovative hairdresser who created ...

Madame CJ Walker (Sarah Breedlove McWilliams Walker): Inventor ...

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Nov 25, 2007 ... Madam Walker did use a hot comb--which she did NOT invent--in her system, but she was by no means the first person to employ such ...

The History of the Hot Comb | eHow

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It is commonly believed that Madam C.J. Walker invented the hot comb. However, the tool was actually first used by the French around the year 1845. Women in ...

First African American Millionaires: Madam C. J. Walker | News One

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Contrary to common belief, Madam Walker did not invent the straightening comb or chemical perms [MadamCJWalker.com]. The hot comb was an invention ...

C.J Webpage

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Madame Walker did use a hot comb which she did NOT invent, but she was by no means the first person to employ such methods. In fact, Marcel Grateau a ...

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The History of the Hot Comb | Black Girl with Long Hair

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Sep 8, 2010 ... "There is a misconception that the hot comb was invented by Madam C.J. Walker, the first self-made African-American millionaire. In all actuality ...

Annie Malone: First African American Millionairess (Educator ...

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African-American Educator, Entrepreneur & Inventor ... heavy oils, butter and bacon grease or the carding combs of sheep. ..... Who Created the Hot Comb?

The Hot Comb an African American Invention: Madam CJ Walker ...

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Feb 23, 2016 ... The "hot comb" was and is used by many Black girls' mothers and grandmothers to occasionally straighten their hair. I remember as a child, the ...