Pillow is required to provide support to the head and neck while resting or sleeping. Bed and pillow complement each other. There are hundreds of types of pillows sold in the market. Pillows play an equal and important role as other bedding to provide a comfortable and relaxed sleep.
Types of Pillows
Memory Foam Pillow
Benefits of Pillow
Support: Pillow provide support to the head, neck and shoulders It relieves stress and pain of the user and counter balance the points in the body.
Comfort: One feel comfortable while sleeping with a pillow. He can have a better sleep with a pillow.
Popular Pillow sizes available:
Standard size pillow
Queen size pillow
King size pillow
Tips to buy the right pillow
• Pillow fill: Pillow fill is an important factor that should be considered when buying a pillow. Feathers, foam, synthetic, polyester etc. are some of the fills that are used in pillows. According to the budget, comfort, features and other factors one can select the best pillow fill.
• Thread count: Thread count is essential for durability of the pillow. The higher the thread count the more durable it will be. The cost of the pillow also increases with the increase number of thread count.
• Fluff: Fluff provides proper air ventilation in the pillow and keeps it soft. It also helps the pillow to survive for a longer time and provides comfort to the user.
• Sleeping position: On the basis of your sleeping position one should select the pillow that is best and can help in providing a restful sleep.
Care tips for pillow
Always use a pillow cover to protect the pillow from dust and other particles.
Wash the pillow covers regularly to keep the pillow clean and healthy.
Daily fluff your pillow to remove all dust and germs.
Wash your pillows once in a week in the washing machine to clean them properly.
Every six months check if the pillow is in good condition. To do this fold your pillow and place a sports shoe on it. If the shoe flies when the pillow unfolds it means that the pillow is still in good condition and can be used.