The Origins of Hair Braiding

From the Far Eastern single braided ponytail to complex cornrows in the heart of Africa, from Viking plaits in the cold North to Native American feather-bedecked braids, hair braiding has adorned men, women and children with creativity and originality for centuries. A bird’s eye flight around the ancient world would have unveiled the following hair […]

History of the Curling Iron

History of the curling iron. Is there such a thing or is the curling iron just a modern invention? Each generation is the same. We think we have invented something new when perhaps all we have done is to modify “old inventions” by applying modern technology. Let us begin to investigate the history of the […]