Some people prefer sponges and loofahs over washcloths because they're more effective at removing dead skin cells and dirt. Konjac sponges are softer than loofahs and finer than washcloths, and can remove dead skin cells without damaging the skin barrier. African net sponges are more exfoliating and effective at removing dead skin than washcloths.
African net sponges are more sanitary than washcloths or loofahs because the holes allow them to dry faster.
African net sponges can last up to two years with proper care, including regular machine or hand washing.
Some say that washcloths can spread acne-causing bacteria and clog pores, and that dry areas can form from daily friction