Last updated on August 16th, 2023 at 04:55 pm
Put down the cream. If you’re looking for a natural way to hydrate, calm and brighten your skin it’s time to talk pillows! Considering the amount of time that we spend horizontal, it makes sense what we choose to sleep on can affect our skin. If you suffer from common skin conditions like eczema and acne, the right pillow could make a big difference to bedtime. Bamboo has some amazing healing benefits that can work overnight magic to have you and your skin waking up feeling awesome.
Ready to discover more about bedtime’s best-kept secret?
1. Bamboo keeps skin hydrated
Dry skin can affect anyone, though some of us are more prone to it than others. The condition can not only have you spending half your paycheque on moisturisers, but it can also make bedtime super uncomfortable. Most pillow fabrics can make things worse by soaking the natural moisture from your skin. If you are looking for a juicy alternative, Bamboo allows for moisture retention. Hello, hydrated skin! The smooth, silky fibres also feel nice and soft, preventing irritation and promoting a comfy night’s sleep. You could be a pillow away from brighter mornings.
2. Helps prevents acne-breakouts
Acne can be a challenging condition to live with and looking for ways to manage flare-ups is exhausting. The good news is, a Bamboo pillow could help you get some rest. Bamboo is antibacterial and antimicrobial, preventing the build-up of nasty micro-organisms that can clog your skin and cause pimple breakouts. The magic fabric is moisture-wicking keeping your pillow dry and fresh, while the smooth, silky texture glides over your skin for a calmer kip and happier mornings. A healthy sleep environment is the best defense against overnight flare-ups. A Bamboo Pillow will keep bedtime clean and your complexion blooming.
3. Fights the frizz
Beauty isn’t all about the skin, a bamboo pillow can work miracles for frizzy hair too. A big cause of bad hair days is the friction harsher pillowcases can cause overnight. The fight of the frizz is real, though consider bamboo your bedtime warrior. The soft, silky fibres glide over your hair reducing tangles and preventing split ends. Which could save you a few trips to the hairdresser! Ready to say goodbye to bad hair days and hello to better sleep? A simple pillow upgrade will have you waking up selfie-ready.
4. Soothing for Eczema
Adults and kids can both suffer from pesky skin conditions, causing everything from red, itchy skin to tossing and turning till silly ‘o’clock. One bit of relief is a bamboo pillow can help with irritation-free sleep. Bamboo is hypo-allergenic, the natural fibres soothe the skin from within. This prevents any discomfort caused by dry, scratchy materials. Eczema sufferers need gentle fabrics that are kind and soft, as if there is one thing worse than itchy skin, it’s lack of sleep. A Bamboo Pillow could be your new best friend when it comes to drifting off.
5. Gives you ‘the glow’
Aside from all the amazing benefits of bamboo for your skin and hair, let’s not forget the biggest of them all. As those with the glow know, the best-kept beauty secret is a good night’s sleep. When you enter deep sleep there is a lot going on beyond snoring. Your body is in recovery mode, new cells are being formed to undo some of the many stresses and toxins the skin faces during the day. So if you’re looking to tweak your beauty routine, it could be time to get out your PJ.s.
Bedtime is where the magic happens and with a little help from the right pillow, you will be getting the shut-eye you need to wake up bamboo-tiful.