Shaving soap in a cup is just so charming. If you are wondering about the cup, yes it is soap too. To use wet the shaving brush and move around the shaving soap in circular motion and you'll have a lovely thick foam. This set is $25, cup weighing over 200gms with a clear glass soap dish and of course the brush. It's a fun way to shave. For ladies who may want shave their legs, this works perfectly as well. It comes in Sensual Sandalwood, Citrus, Minty Melon and Love spell.