A hot comb is a metal comb that is used to straighten moderate or coarse hair
and create a ... The hot comb was an invention developed in France as a way for
women with coarse curly hair to achieve ...
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 ...
... 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, ...
We are always looking for ways to make our hair look better. ... Oh, and by the
way, Madam Walker DID NOT invent the perm, the hot comb or the straightening
While the exact inventor of the hot comb is unknown, an American woman by the
... CJ Walker, who widened the teeth of the comb to better work on black hair.
Annie was the founder of hair care product line for African Americans; .... Who
Created the Hot Comb? Annie ... Annie Malone was the first to patent a hot comb.
Oct 31, 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 ...
Nov 25, 2007 ... She invented her hair softener for use with a straightening comb. Mixing her
soaps and ointments in washtubs and kitchen utensils, while ...
Feb 7, 2012 ... However, the first known hot comb was actually designed for curly ... line of hair
care products and improving upon the design of the hot comb<sup>i</sup>.
Feb 1, 2009 ... Madame Walker, who invented popular hair products, popularized the
straightening comb when she started using it with the products as part of ...