A professional quality brush is one of umberto's simple secrets to beautiful hair. the banana brush is a versatile brush for styling all hair types. it gently detangles damp hair and helps to create lift and fullness at the roots when blow drying. high quality nylon bristles detangle and provide control. the cushioned pad has a large surface area. the lightweight, carved wood handle provides an easy, comfortable grip. the unique, curved, banana- shape conforms to the shape of the head.