How to Clean a Pressing Comb?

Answer Pressing combs are specially made combs that are used for general hair styling, but are mainly used for straightening coarse or curly hair. The combs are heated on open flames, or through an electr... Read More »

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How to Use a Pressing Comb?

A pressing comb can straighten any type of hair with ease. Doing this correctly can protect your hair from breaking and will give you a straightened and luscious look. It is important that you do t... Read More »

Who invented the pressing comb?

Annie Turnbo Malone invented and patented the pressing comb in 1900. She was born after the slavery era, in 1869. She realized at an early age that there were not many cosmetic products for African... Read More »

How to Use an Electrically Heated Pressing Comb?

The pressing comb was invented in 1910 and was not electric. It was heated by repeatedly placing the metal comb on a hot stove top. The term "press" means to press the hair straight or to straighte... Read More »

How to Achieve Bone-Straight Hair With a Pressing Comb?

Using a pressing comb can help you achieve a straighter hairstyle over other heated tools. Pressing combs that create straight styles come in two different varieties: electric pressing combs, which... Read More »