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Elroy J. Duncan is believed to have invented and manufactured the first hot comb or heated metal straightening comb in America. Sometimes the device is called a "pressing comb." During the late 19th century, Dr. Scott's Electric Curler was advertised in several publications including the 1886 Bloomingdale's catalog and in ...

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Annie Minerva Turnbo Malone (August 9, 1869—May 10, 1957) was an African- American businesswoman, educator, inventor and philanthropist. Annie was ... Word of her products and teaching method spread like wild fire and soon her products and her “Poro Method” of styling hair were a success. Hot Combs Freeman ...

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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, the tool was.

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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 article about that myth and click here to read about hot combs that were in use when Madam Walker was only five years old. For hair care updates, join A' Lelia Bundles ...

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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 not. I repeat, it was not. Madame C.J. Walker. Madame Walker, who invented popular hair products, popularized the straightening comb when she started using it ...

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Oct 6, 2017 ... The "hot comb" was and is used by many Black girls' mothers and grandmothers to occasionally straighten their hair. Some Black women remember as a child, the "hot comb" being used to style their hair; to show the length of the hair in straight mode. Our hair was easier to manage once it was straightened ...

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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 later improved upon by Madam CJ Walker, who...

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The first actual inventor of the hot comb is unknown but it's been around since the early 1800s. Madame CJ Walker is responsible for the hot comb's widespread use in the black community. The first thing you want to do when hot combing your hair is make sure that it is well combed out and then apply some type of grease or  ...

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Oct 20, 2011 ... Did Not Invent The Perm Or The Hotcomb. Contrary to common belief, Madam Walker did not invent the straightening comb or chemical perms [ MadamCJWalker.com]. The hot comb was an invention developed in France in 1845. A hairdresser from Germany named Charles Nessler developed the very first ...