Shipping is included in the price. Ships USPS These razor set are chrome plated and made with exotic woods from all over the world. The brushes and 100% badger hair. The razor can be used in the show the wooden handles are water proof. You can pick from a proglide or Mach 3 razor head both of which are Gillette brand. Pictured are the woods I use but the woods vary a little from each set sold. The picture may not be the exact one you receive but the wood will be very similar.