Microfiber towels are the towels made of Microfiber. Microfiber is an artificial fiber finer than one denier, having a diameter of less than ten micrometres. This is smaller than the diameter of a strand of silk, which is itself about 1/5 the diameter of a human hair.
Besides the fine diameter, the microfiber fiber has a special construction by manufacturing process. The fiber is hollow, it’s cross-section looks like a cross-section of orange without flesh, or asterisk. The unusual structure make the microfiber towel can retain dirty as much as possible, the con is that the towel is not easy to clean without heavy detergent. Compare to cotton fiber towels, microfiber towles looks like eat dirty or water in the fiber but cotton towels stick dirty or on the fiber.
The most common types of microfibers are made from polyesters, polyamides.
The towel of 100% polyester usually with sublimation printing, the other is 80% polyester and 20% polyamide, usually with plain dyeing. The common usage of printed microfiber towels is for making microfiber beach towels.
Microfiber towels feature light weight and fabulous absorption and dry quickly. Above-mentioned quality make Microfiber towels are apposite to drying body or hair, to travel, to beach, and to sports.
Microfiber towels are widely used in spa for drying hair, those alwasy are solid color and generally composed of 20%polyester and 80% polyamide. It is also a good choice of applying microfiber towels to cleaning, such as wash car, clean kitchen, and golf towels. Here I want to mention, because of the microfiber towel it’self is difficult to clean, so the towel usually is disposable in this application.
The another way to put the microfiber into use is as beach towels. Microfiber towels by sublimation printing process are turn into printed beach towels, which usually is 100% polyester. There are various shape printed microfiber towels, such as square, oblong, and round, oval.
Sometimes we use the printed or not printed microfiber towels to make various stylish hooded beach towels for kids.Because microfiber towels are more cheaper than cotton, on many ocasions it is a good alternative to cotton towels.