How to Use Marcel Irons?

Answer The Marcel iron gets its name from Marcel Grateau, a pioneer of hair styling with irons. While the techniques have changed considerably with the use of electrically heated irons, Marcel Grateau's ... Read More »

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How to Use Marcel Irons on African American Hair?

Straightening black hair with a marcel iron is faster than ceramic irons. The heavier weight of the iron and oven used for heating, produces favorable results on most African American hair. Couple ... Read More »

How to Style Hair With Marcel Curling Irons?

Whether you have hard-to-curl hair, or hair prone to heat damage, the hottest trend in beauty salons across the world is Marcel style curling irons. The irons, made for professionals, are now avail... Read More »

How to Get Waves With Marcel Wax?

Hair waves, also called 360 waves, are a popular style for African-American males. Those with curly to very kinky hair that is at least 1 1/2 inches in length are ideal candidates for this hairstyl... Read More »

How to Marcel Your Hair?

The marcel wave hairstyle was created in the late 19th century by Francois Marcel. Similar in appearance to finger waves, the marcel wave uses heat, as opposed to hair products such as gel and hair... Read More »