This sleek Colonel Conk 925 Shave Brush features a faux ebony handle that is water resistant. This item is shaped specifically to fit in a man’s hand. The pure badger bristles pull hair straight out of your face for a closer shave. It is recommended to dry the bristles facing downward to keep it fresh and keep it in tip-top shape! After use rinse thoroughly. Hang brush in open air to dry. Dry with bristles facing down. Best results with Col. Conk shave cream or shave soap.