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Gotta love the loofah!!

WHAT IS A LOOFAH? ( luffa, loofa or luffah)? A loofah is in fact a cucurbit; which is a group of plants commonly known as gourds, pumpkins or cucumbers.  Loofahs grow as cylindrical green fruits (gourds) that develop into a seed pod filled with many intwined cellulose fibres. When the outer skin is removed from the mature gourd it reveals a loofah. SO, WHY THE LOOFAH? These beautiful natural fibres of the vegetable world, exfoliate loose skin cells from your skin. If these cells are left to build up on the skin they create a dull or lack lustre appearance; so the job of a moisturiser becomes difficult as it cannot penetrate through the dry layer on the skin surface to...

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