There are many different types of modern curling irons, which can vary by
diameter, material, and shape of barrel and the type of ...
Apr 17, 2013 ... A timeline of the way the curling iron came to be. ... and wigs 1959: The Electric
Curling Iron Invented by Rene Lelievre and Roger Lemoine
The inventor of the curling iron remains unknown, but the first known patent for
the improvement of the design was given to Sir Hiram Maxim on August 21, 1866
The curling iron was invented in 1872 by Frenchman Marcel Grateau, who used
metal tongs that were heated over a gas burner. The style he created with the ...
the Evolution of the Curling Iron and Flat Iron, a timeline made with Timetoast's
free ... Flat Iron. Timeline created by imnotaknitter122 in Science and Technology
The invention of the curling iron is not without debate. While Hiram Maxim is
known to have obtained the first patent for a curling iron in 1866, it is Marcel
The first electric curling iron was invented in 1959 by Rene Lelievre and Roger
Lemoine. This electric version was an improvement on earlier versions of curling
Jul 10, 2006 ... History of the curling iron. Is there such a thing or is the curling iron just a modern
invention? Each generation is the same. We think we have ...
Jul 22, 2012 ... A lot of us use the curling wand for curling hair at home. But have you stopped to
... The device invented by Grateau was called Marcel tongs.
Aug 26, 2014 ... This included permanent wave machines, hair crimpers (not first invented in the
1960s-70s as advertised), flat irons, and curling irons.