She invented hair softener and a straightening comb

One of his best known patented inventions was a smoke protector/safety hood
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Devoted her entire life to fighting for African and women’s right through out the world
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She invented hair softener and a straightening comb

(1869-1919)

MADAME C.J. WALKER
Was a “rags –to – riches “ success story- she was orphaned at seven, married at fourteen, and then widowed at twenty. Forced to make a living on her own, she started working as washerwoman in a laundry. But her innovations in hairstyling and beauty care formulas propelled her into a career in African Americans beauty and fashion. She invented hair softener and a straightening comb that dekinked hair; then she set up beauty parlors all across the nation. Almost overnight, she became a millionaire – all through her own efforts.

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