Edwin Jagger 1EJ367 English Shaving Brush, Super Badger, Imitation Ivory, Medium. Made by Edwin Jagger, these excellent quality Imitation Ivory shaving brushes are hand made in Sheffield using selected polyester material and are all hand filled with super quality badger hair. Super Badger is chosen by many for its' soft yet luxurious and effective lathering performance. Each shaving brush is presented in elegant black & silver tubular packaging. Overall height 102mm (4.0 inches), Handle height 46mm (1.8 inches), Handle diameter 36mm (1.4 inches), Knot size 21mm.
About Badger Shaving Brushes. The price of a shaving brush depends on the quality of the hair and the amount used in the brush. There are three main categories of Badger Hair. Silver Tip is considered the highest quality of all. It is the softest and has natural untrimmed silver tips. Super Badger is made with a very fine quality of hair and has a distinctive black band capped with white tips. Best Badger is an excellent quality of pure badger hair and is generally darker in grey, brown or black colors. Best Badger hair is far superior to bristle brushes.
About Shaving Brush Sizes. The knot size of a badger brush measures the diameter of the badger hair bundle that goes into the handle. Standard knot sizes are 19mm (small), 21mm (medium), 23mm (large), and 25mm (extra large). The larger the knot size, the more hairs are included and the longer the length of the hairs. Larger sizes are more expensive.
About Edwin Jagger: Edwin Jagger sets the standard for impeccable male grooming. Established in 1988, they are a family-run business where integrity, promise and inspired design go hand in hand. Their unique appeal has much to do with the personal input of the owner and founder, Neil Jagger, who designs every piece with absolute attention to detail and the highest standards of manufacturing. Edwin Jagger exemplifies traditional English quality style combining it with state of the art design, up to the minute manufacturing techniques and the heritage of long established Sheffield craftsmanship.