Herbert Smitherman, with a Ph.D in physical organic chemistry, was a pioneering executive and professional chemist at Proctor & Gamble who created Crest Toothpaste, Folgers Coffee, Bounce Fabric Softener and Safeguard Soap.
Annie the country's first African American millionaire. Malone built a very successful business creating haircare products for African American women. In Malone established Poro College in north St. Louis, a trade school to train be
Sarah Breedlove better known as Madam CJ Walker Thank you Madame C. Walker was the first African American Female millionaire. She created the hot comb, that devise used to straighten hair, along with hair care products.
Breck Shampoo Donna Alexander, the first African-American Breck Girl 1974 ( Breck was the only shampoo that my grandmother could use on one of my aunt's hair--she fondly told me this when I brought some home when Breck relaunched some time in the