Strong sturdy comb with two different teeth sets.
Stainless steel pins are thin and bendy and can be used to ease out a tangle more gently than a comb.
This spray will help while brushing to ease out the matts and knots while not leaving a grease coat.
Mikki Hard Pin Slicker Brush
This brush has harder pins for more thicker coats that need more work to get matts and knots out.