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 ...
... or two things: She was the first black millionairess, and she invented the
world's first hair-straightening formula and/or the hot comb. Only one is factual,
sort of, ...
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 ...
According to Details Magazine, the invention of the first straightening comb is
attributed to Frenchman Marcel Grateau, an innovative hairdresser who created ...
African-American Educator, Entrepreneur & Inventor. In the 1920s, 30s and 40s,
..... who invented the device. Annie Malone was the first to patent a hot comb.
While the exact inventor of the hot comb is unknown, an American woman by the
name of Annie Malone holds the first patent on the design. The design was ...
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 ...
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
Feb 7, 2012 ... Many people including myself have believed or assumed at one point in time that
Madam CJ Walker invented the hot comb. However, the first ...
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 ...