09 Aug Shave Brush 101
- Shave brushes have been traced back to the mid-1700s.
- The types of shave brushes varied based on the user’s stature, wealth and background.
- The best hair to have on a shave brush is badger hair. The cheapest is boar, but always stick to badger. If taken care of properly, shave brushes can be handed down from generation to generation.
- The shave brush is one of my secret weapons, but most men completely overlook it. Learn why you should use a shave brush and how to maintain one.
If there’s one thing I remember as a child, it’s how my grandfather’s shave brush felt and what it looked like. He used to tell me to always invest when it comes to your shaving tools, especially a shave brush. This is something that can last forever.