Pillow – different types







A Pillow is a soft cushion bundle of joy which is used for various purposes like comfort, heath and decoration. One has enormous options to choose from while selecting a pillow which might lead to confusion. So here are some insights on various types of pillows to make the rightchoice for your home.

Body Pillow

This type of pillow is made in order to support the entire body while sleeping. It mostly used by pregnant women as it accommodates to their body changes. It does not shift around asas normal pillows and could be used lie on it for back support. Washing these types of pillows is not recommended as it deforms the shape of it.

Memory Foam

This is the most comfort pillow for a person with neck, shoulder or back problems. It is made from polyurethane which reacts to body heat and pressure. Thus it keeps the neck and head in place giving the required comfort.

Contour Pillow

This type of pillow is designed for backback or side sleepers. It is made in a way that the middle of the pillow curves in order to provide support for the neck. These pillows are recommended for people with snoring problems as it supports head and neck in a way that breathing airways are open so that a person can breathe smooth during sleep.

Down Pillow

If you are looking for the softest pillow, down pillows are the best option. It is designed for people to who tend to sleep on their stomach. It is made with materials lighter than feather and very long lasting.

Feather Pillow

Feather pillow is similar to down pillows preferred for their softness. These pillows are durable, light weight, very soft. It is less expensive than down pillows

Buckwheat pillow

A Buckwheat pillow is made by stuffing hulls of buckwheat inside a pillow. The buckwheat is roasted in order to remove dust before stuffing it inside the pillow. It is a very cheap, renewable and natural option. It provides in air circulation thus resulting in ideal temperature for sleeping. This type of pillow is long lasting and ideal for side sleepers.

Latex Pillow

This pillow made from latex rubber is ideal for people with allergies, neck and back pain. This biodegradable pillow is resistant to fire, fungus and dew and very long lasting. Since it is organic it prevents from allergies. It is also insect resistant so that your house is free of bed bugs and dust mites.

Polyester Pillow

A polyester Pillow is the most customised option you can find in store since it could be stuffed with any fillings of your choice. It is cheap, washable and could not be torn easily.



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