Meguiar’s Soft Foam Hand Applicator Pads are designed to apply and spread products evenly on paint. Machine washable and very durable. For hand application of compounds, polishes, waxes and protectants. Far more effective than using cotton toweling or similar for application. The foam technology in these pads will enhance the results of compounds and polishes which work in conjunction with the mechanical action of the closed-cell foam. Will not scour or scratch delicate clear coat paints.