Iris wet use Face/Shave Walnut + Horsehair Brush

Iris wet use Face/Shave Walnut + Horsehair Brush

Regular price £17.00 Sale

Facial brush in oiled walnut and dark horse hair. Wet the brush and use it together wet with cleansing soap to clean and exfoliate the skin. Use soft circulating movements, avoid eyes and mouth.

Weight 37 g
Height 10 cm
Diameter 4,6 cm

About Iris Hanverk -

“The core of the business is the brush binding manufacturing at Sandsborgsvägen, Enskede – here 5 visually impaired craftsmen from different cultures make brushes according to an old Swedish tradition. We also work with visually impaired craftsmen in Estonia. Like us, they too have a history strongly connected to the visual impairments movement.

Since August 2012, Richard Sparrenhök and Sara Edhäll have run the company. In 2012 Socialdepartementet withdraw the aid disbursed for depot activities for visually impaired craftsmen. That had been the main revenue for that function since the 1950s. Iris Hantverk’s owner at that time then decided to sell the company to us - both having worked for many years in the company and its management. We are both very glad to take over and operate on this company that holds so much history and tradition. In particular, we appreciate the support visually impaired craftsmen have from De Blindas Väl whose generous contributions have made this website and webshop. We care much for the craftsmen and the survival of the brush binding manufactory. We believe that many like us appreciate the feeling and quality of a hand drawn brush made of natural materials.”