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 modeled by historical
... 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 ...
And if you are in the African American hair care or cosmetics industry, Annie is
the "mother" of ... a success. Hot Combs ..... Who Created the Hot Comb? Annie ...
Nov 25, 2007 ... In fact, Marcel Grateau, a Parisian, was using heated metal hair care implements
as early as 1872, and hot combs were available in Sears and ...
Oct 8, 2015 ... 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 ...
Feb 1, 2009 ... Mosetta gets the straight story on the hot comb. ... Madame Walker, who invented
popular hair products, popularized the straightening comb ...
Mar 24, 2011 ... Sitting on the stove cooking, you know the smell of a HOT hot comb from miles
away. It smells like a cooked version of all the greases and hair ...
Lots of women write to me asking advice about hair care. ... Oh, and by the way,
Madam Walker DID NOT invent the perm, the hot comb or the straightening ...
By pulling the heated comb through the hair, the pressure applied during the
combing ... It is commonly believed that Madam C.J. Walker invented the hot