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KUU Konjac Sponges
100% all Natural made in Korea

KUU Konjac 100% Natural Facial and Body Sponges | The Holistic Shop in Wagga Wagga

What is Konjac:


Konjac is a traditional Japanese jelly-like health food, made from calcium hydroxide or oxide calcium a type of potato called “konnyaku potato”. The Konjac plant is native to Indonesia and is a kind of herbaceous perennial plant called “Amorphophallus Konjac”. Konjac potatoes are grown in Southeast Asia, China, Korea and Japan. The Japanese have been eating Konjac for over 1500 years. It was originally introduced to Japan as a medicine in the sixth century and has been eaten for almost 1500 years in Japan. It is a totally natural food.97% of Konjac is water and 3% is Glucomannan and is very rich in minerals.

It contains water, protein, carbohydrate, lipids, sodium, potassium, magnesium, iron, phosphorus, copper, zinc, vitamin A, vitamin E, vitamin D, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, vitamin C, pantothenate, niacin, fatty acids, folic acid and dietary fibre with a total of 16 amino acids.The Japanese have used the Konjac for more than a century, as a beauty treatment for their delicate skins.
 


How Do Konjac Sponges Work:


The KUU Konjac Sponge gently cleanses and soothes the skin by removing dirt and oil, naturally restoring the pH level of the skin. Cleansing helps to stimulate blood flow and encourage new skin cells, revitalising the complexion without damaging the skin. The KUU Konjac sponge is highly absorbent in both water and oils and is excellent for thorough cleansing of impurities. The pH level of the sponge is an alkaline and has the function to break down dirt and neutralise acidic and oily areas. After just one use you will feel the difference by cleansing with the KUU Konjac Sponge, your skin will feel revitalised and your skin care routine will have been transformed. See our benefits page for more detailed information.  

Producing our KUU Konjac Sponges


The secret of producing the KUU Konjac natural facial and body cleansing sponges is to use 100% food grade Konjac powder with pure water, no preservatives, no colour and no chemicals. Our factory is set in one of the purest areas in Korea, on Jeju Island, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
The island produces some of the purest water in the world and this water filtered through volcanic rockland combined with the food grade Konjac to produce our high quality KUU Konjac Sponges.Our factory has been inspected and passes all the regulations for hygiene and working practices.They have conducted all the necessary tests such as microbial, pH alkalinity and composition tests to meet all UK, EU and Australian standards.

KUU Konjac Sponges | The Holistic Shop in Wagga Wagga
All KUU Konjac sponges are 100% handmade.
Better for your skin, better for the environment and your pocket!


KUU Konjac 100% Natural Pure Facial and Body Sponges | The Holistic Shop in Wagga Wagga
Pure Cleansing From Nature
Just Add Water
KUU Konjac Facial and Body Sponges environmentally friendly | The Holistic Shop in Wagga WaggaBiodegradable
making them environmentally friendly

KUU Konjac PURE Sponge
For all Skin Types

This is the all-purpose original Pure KUU Konjac sponge. The beauty of the sponge is its simplicity. It is naturally alkaline to balance the acidity of the skins impurities and oils. The Pure KUU Konjac Sponge is suitable for those with sensitive or dry skin types. As you gently massage your skin the sponge will stimulate blood flow and exfoliate the dead skin cells leaving your skin clean and refreshed. The KUU Konjac Sponge can be used on its own or with your favourite cleanser. But remember just a tiny amount goes a long way as the sponge delivers more lather than usual.
Price: $12.95 $8.95
KUU Konjac PINK Heart Sponge
for Tired, Devitalised or Sun Exposed Skin Types.

The Konjac Natural Fibre Face Cleansing Heart Sponge with Natural French Pink Clay. Pink clay, or rose clay, is a mixture of red and white clay. Naturally mineral rich in iron oxide and silica, French Pink Clay is renowned for its cell renewal, skin rejuvenation and improving elasticity. It is very good for mature skin, bust firming, broken capillaries, and puffy dark circles under the eyes.
Price: $13.95 $9.95
KUU Konjac RED Sponge
for Dry, Sensitive or Mature Skin

The Konjac Natural Fibre Face Cleansing and Bath Sponge with Natural French Red Clay The beauty of the sponge is its simplicity. It is naturally alkaline to balance the acidity of the skins impurities and oils. The Red clay sponge is loaded with Iron Oxide. This sponge deep cleanses and exfoliates the skin from the layers of dead cells and accelerates the regeneration process to leave the skin hydrated and looking radiant. It will leave a soothing effect on irritated, sunburnt and sensitive skin. It can also help with the rosacea condition. Ideal for mature and/or dry skin that needs rejuvenating. Reduces the appearance of fine lines and broken capillaries. The KUU Konjac Sponge can be used on its own or with your favourite cleanser. But remember just a tiny amount goes a long way as the sponge delivers more lather than usual.
Price: $13.95 $9.95
KUU Konjac GREEN Sponge
for Oily and Combination Skin Types

The Konjac Natural Fibre Face Cleansing and Bath Sponge with Natural French Green Clay The beauty of the sponge is its simplicity. It is naturally alkaline to balance the acidity of the skins impurities and oils. The French Green clay has an incredible power of absorption, is rich in minerals and fine essential oils which exfoliates, cleanses, smoothes and softens the skin, restoring vitality and glow whilst drawing oil, grease from the skin. Contains micro-molecules that gently cleanse the pores and effectively removes impurities and toxins and stimulates blood flow. Revitalising the complexion and tightening pores. The KUU Konjac Sponge can be used on its own or with your favourite cleanser. But remember just a tiny amount goes a long way as the sponge delivers more lather than usual.
Price: $13.95 $9.95
KUU Konjac BLACK Sponge - OUT of STOCK
for Dry, Acne prone and Problematic Skin.

The Konjac Natural Fibre Face Cleansing and Bath Sponge with Added Bamboo Charcoal. Perfect for those with oily skin prone to acne and outbreaks. The Bamboo Charcoal sponge contains activated carbon & various minerals that enhance absorpsion of excess oil and dirt. Bamboo Charcoal is also a natural anti- oxidant and so will help fight hard-to-reach, acne causing bacteria, revitalising the complexion and tightening pores. The KUU Konjac Sponge can be used on its own or with your favourite cleanser. But remember just a tiny amount goes a long way as the sponge delivers more lather than usual.
Price: $13.95 $13.95
KUU Konjac 6 WAVE Body Sponge
for all skin Types.

The Konjac Natural Fibre 6 Wave Body Sponge. Ideal for all the family, our 100% Pure Konjac 6 Wave Sponge sheds dead skin cells to gently exfoliate the body and give an all over cleanse. Regular use can help reduce blemishes, ingrown hairs and keep skin smooth and helps to reduce Eczema. Ergonomically designed with 6 waves, our 100% Pure Konjac Bath Sponge is approximately 13.5 cm wide, perfect for use in the shower or bath. ‘Just add water’ for ‘Natures Secret to Healthy Skin’.
Price: $17.95 $12.95
KUU Konjac BABIES Sponge - OUT of STOCK
back the end or MAY

The Konjac Natural Fibre Baby Cleansing and Bath Sponge. Ideal for every new baby and child. pH balanced, means it is ideal on delicate baby skin. A new baby has still hasn't all the protection he or she needs yet, and a baby’s skin can absorb 5 times more chemicals and pollutants than ours, as adults. As the sponge can hold up to 10 times its weight in water, bath time is easy. By filling the sponge and gently squeezing over baby’s hair will make for a gentle and delicate hair shampoo. If you do choose to still use baby soap/shampoo, then please note, you will need to use far less - again much better for baby’s delicate skin, and better for the environment. In fact, the sponge was originally created for babies! Then we discovered how great the Konjac sponge is for us adults!

The KUU Konjac Sponge can be used on its own or with your favourite cleanser. But remember just a tiny amount goes a long way as the sponge delivers more lather than usual.
Price: $15.95
KUU Konjac GENTLEMENS Sponge
The Konjac Natural Fibre Gentlemen's Sponge with Natural Bamboo Charcoal

The Gentlemen’s Bamboo Charcoal Konjac Sponge is the Vegan and cruelty free badger brush alternative The Konjac sponges properties offer a perfect lather with a small amount of shaving gel or shaving soap to give an amazing shaving and cleansing experience. The added Bamboo Charcoal will deep cleanse to help eliminate blackheads and excess oil around the hair follicles. Lather with the sponge in warm water and rinse with the sponge after shaving with cold water to help seal the pores.
Price: $13.95 $9.95
KUU Konjac Sponges several types available at The Holistic Shop in Wagga Wagga.







The Sponge:
Made from 100% natural Konjac vegetable plant root.
In Japan the Konjac (Konnyoku) sponge has been used on their delicate skins for over a century, and now it’s finally hit Australia!!
 
  • 100% Natural Sponge
  • Free from colours, additives and preservatives
  • Naturally sustainable & environmentally safe
  • Naturally pH balanced alkaline which neutralises any acids (oil and dirt) for deep cleansing
  • Perfect for children with sensitive skin or eczema
  • No nasty chemicals or toxins for delicate porous baby skin. Gently cleans without damage.