Turkish towels, which are traditionally referred to as “peshtemals,” are towels that are made from Turkish cotton. This cotton has extra-long fibers, which make the cotton threads smoother and stronger. When used as a towel, they are soft, fluffy, and increasingly absorbent every time they are washed. And while they make great towels, they also have several other practical uses. Here are 10 ways to use a Turkish towel.