You're the cautious, traditional type; you're not going to trust your
face to just any old shaving brush. You want something with history on
its side, something that's proven itself against the test of time and
many trials along the way. You want a brush that's got a stiff upper
lip, for your upper lip. What you're looking for is Simpsons, the
company that worked its way up from a modest operation in the East End
of London, survived being bombed out during the Blitz, and remains today
an unruffled, stalwart representation of the proper British shave.
There's nothing fancy or frou-frou about Simpsons; they're sticking to
traditional badger brushes the way a man sticks to his neighborhood pub.
This is shaving, simply done properly, the way they've done it since