The scissors are very comfortable to use thanks to the easy-to-grip handles. The two ears at the end of the handles allow easy adjustment of the position of the fingers so that a more comfortable grip is possible. Suitable for use with the right hand or left hand. The blades can be separated for thorough cleaning, and are easy to put back in place. Instructions for use are not suitable for slicing cooked chicken, foods with bones or metals. Not intended for opening nuts, or for cutting fabrics. Safe to use in the dishwasher.