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Majorie Joyner invented the permanent wave machine.

 

Majorie Joyner invented the permanent wave machine. This device, patented in 1928, curled or “permed” women’s hair for a relatively lengthy period of time.

Invented a permanent wave machine that added curl to straight hair and could be used to straighten curly hairDr_-Marjorie-Joyner-1
Became national supervisor for more than 200 beauty colleges owned by Madame C.J. Walker; eventually joined their board of directors

 

For more information go to: http://americacomesalive.com/2014/02/17/marjorie-stewart-joyner-1896-1994-inventor-permanent-hair-wave-machine/

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