This little family-owned business in Portugal has made quite a splash in the wet-shaving world. Semogue is gaining a reputation for handcrafting "the finest shaving brushes in the world." See if you agree. They have an extensive line of options for the discerning wet shaver. Try the Semogue 1305 Pure Bristle Shaving Brush.
This brush is loaded with Semogue's banded pure boar bristles. Boar is known for its stiffness - great for those seeking exfoliation and the "scratchy" feeling on your face. It is also an effective latherer, whipping up mounds of white froth. It is great on creams or soaps. This brush will soften over time to give you softer bristles - rather like wearing in a nice pair of leather shoes.
Similar to its cousin, the 610 – the 820 has slightly different handle styling and a higher loft knot. Bristle brushes are prized among wet shavers who enjoy the stiffer feel and exfoliating effect they have on the skin and are also very popular with users of shaving soaps. Each Semogue brush is hand-made in Portugal to the highest quality standards.HISTORY: Semogue manufactures the finest shaving brushes in production today. These European shaving brushes have quickly become a very popular tool with shave fans all over the world. These brushes are made in Portugal by a small family business and master craftsmen. Made in Portugal.