What is konjac sponge?
The konjac sponge comes from the root of the plant konnyaku potato or konjaku, it is used for naturally cleansing the skin and it is completely biodegradable. The konjac sponge will last 1-3 month depending on the use and care you take of it. You can find the konjac sponge with or without added ingredients such as clay, green tee, which are beneficial for the skin.
How to use konjac sponge?
The konjac sponge is solid and rough, once you soak it in warm water it becomes soft and can be used with or without a cleanser to gently cleanse the skin. After you’ve used your sponge wash it with warm water and hang it in a place to air-dry, make sure it dries completely between uses.
This sponge is very gentle, it can be used daily without drying or irritating your skin. I use it after removing my makeup to make sure the skin is completely clean.
What are the benefits of using the konjac sponge?
I have oily to combination skin, and the main improvement has been that my skin is less oily. I’ve also noticed an improvement on the appearance of the pores and better skin tone.
The sponge allows you to gently clean the skin daily, without irritating, and is great to use with your regular cleanser.
Where you can get the konjac sponge?
I bought the sponge at my local store, and mine is from Missha a Korean beauty brand. If you can’t find konjac sponge in your local store you can buy it from iherb.com, vitacost.com or eBay.
Have you used the konjac sponge before?