High-performance Imperial Pre-Shave Oil protects your skin from redness, razor burn and flare-ups with a proprietary blend of essential oils. From the blade-glide enhancing Macadamia Glycerides to the moisturizing antioxidant Squalene Oil, and Vitamin E antioxidant. Unsurpassed protection resulting in an ultra-close shave. Barbers use this before straight razor shave treatments with hot towels to soften the beard before applying shave cream. However our at-home customers can massage a few drops of Pre-Shave Oil on their beards and begin shaving instantly.