Plastic-Free Beauty. Sea sponges beat synthetic sponges in every category: durability, sustainability, versatility, effectiveness, history, aesthetics, and more. Plus, this renewable resource is responsibly harvested off the Florida Coast. No two sponges are alike, as they grow naturally in various shapes & sizes. These eco-friendly, non-toxic, hypoallergenic exfoliators are perfect for everyday use and help to improve irritated, dry skin.
Sea sponges can be used in lots of ways: Use them in the shower or the bath on all ages, for applying and removing makeup, cleaning, craft projects, and even just for decor.
Fun Fact: Women around the globe have used sea sponges as tampons for centuries.
Compostable & biodegradable
Sustainably harvested off Florida Coast
Woman-owned, USA company
WHAT DOES IT REPLACE? Plastic sponges, exfoliants with micro-plastic beads, and mildew prone washclothes.
BORING (BUT USEFUL) STUFF Care: Wash with hot, soapy water (DO NOT USE BLEACH!). Allow to air dry. Revitalize you sponge: Use 1 cup of water and 1 tbsp of baking soda. Swirl it around, rinse, and dry. Size: Each sponge is unique both in size and shape. Our sponges are generally between 4 and 6 inches.
MATERIALS All natural sea sponge without any added chemicals.
SOURCE Sustainably harvested off the coast of Florida.
END OF LIFE Please compost.
ABOUT THE COMPANY Southern Rhoades Apothecary hand makes small batch apothecary goods using homegrown ingredients from their organic garden in Bywater, New Orleans, Louisiana. They grow as many ingredients as possible including herbs, citrus, and flowers, thus reducing the carbon footprint usually associated with delivering raw goods Southern Rhoades also support local farmers including Louisiana sugar, rice, coffee, beeswax, grain alcohol, etc. Southern Rhoades provides healthy alternatives to chemical-laden products in homes, created from scratch using responsible practices and materials. They also partner with several local and international organizations that reflect their values and help improve Mother Earth and her inhabitants.