No brush needed (but it works well with one if you prefer)! Just spread with fingers and shave! For a super-close shave, this emollient cream tames beards while leaving skin in top condition. Pure sandalwood, comfrey, calendula and aloe soothe irritations, while oat betaglucan, gotu kola, anti-oxidants green tea and vitamin E keep skin smooth and toned. Pre-treat with our Shave Oil and follow up with our Sting Me Not Aftershave for a close and luxurious natural shave!