These washcloths are made for heavy usage.They are perfect for all household use.Once washed these face cloths fluff up thick and full.They are compressed somewhat when shipped. Towels are very absorbent and soft.Please wash to fluff before using. Washing instructions: *For daily washing, wash towels in regular mode. *Wash every color separately.*Wash towels in cold water. *DO NOT use bleach.*To minimize lint, dry with dryer sheet.*For your first drying after purchase, clean your lent trap half way through your drying cycle.