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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hot_comb

A hot comb is a metal comb that is used to straighten women's hair and create a smoother hair ... The hot comb was an invention developed in France as a way for women with coarse curly hair to achieve a fine straight look traditionally ...

www.pbs.org/wnet/african-americans-many-rivers-to-cross/history/100-amazing-facts/madam-walker-the-first-black-american-woman-to-be-a-self-made-millionaire

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, ...

www.freemaninstitute.com/poro.htm

... invented the device. Annie Malone was the first to patent a hot comb. Madame CJ Walker improved upon the comb by widening the teeth for use on black hair.

www.naturallycurly.com/curlreading/kinky-hair-type-4a/naturally-speaking-dispelling-a-hairstorical-myth

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 ...

blackgirllonghair.com/2010/09/the-history-of-the-hot-comb

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 ...

www.madamcjwalker.com/hair

Oh, and by the way, Madam Walker DID NOT invent the hot comb, the straightening comb or the perm. Click here to read Linda Jones's NaturallyCurly. com ...

hubpages.com/style/HotCombpressingcomb

Apr 3, 2017 ... 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 ...

www.reference.com/history/invented-hot-comb-a88c3a91e5ad2322

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 ...

www.reference.com/beauty-fashion/invented-straightening-comb-d02c2a603bc66bbf

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

www.eurweb.com/2014/04/correction-madam-c-j-walkers-kin-sets-record-straight-on-hot-comb

Apr 8, 2014 ... “Although I know many people have long believed that Madam Walker invented the hot comb, she actually did not. A'Lelia Bundles. “Hot combs ...