Memory Foam Pillows Guide from Dunelm Mill

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Memory foam pillows are the ultimate in luxurious bedding cushions. The velocity and density of the pillow material help to support your head in the most comfortable of positions, leaving you to enjoy a deep and restful sleep. The memory foam material was originally developed by NASA as a way in which to improve the quality and durability of aircraft pillows. This new technology has now spread to the homewares market and can be seen in many homes across the UK. The comfort and health benefits of the cushion are truly magnificent.

  1. Why choose a memory foam pillow?
  2. Aspects to consider when purchasing a memory foam pillow
  3. Memory Foam Pillow Care Instructions
  4. View our Range of Memory Foam Pillows


Why choose a memory foam pillow?

There are many different reasons that people opt to purchase a memory foam pillow. The quality and pure luxurious comfort that is experienced when sleeping on this type of cushion is undeniably a very tempting benefit. However, the health benefits associated with this material are not to be underestimated. The memory foam material will soften and mould comfortably around the shape of the head thus providing a maximum level of support for the user. This type of comforting support is the perfect option for people who suffer from head or neck ache as the neck will be comfortably held in one position throughout the night thus helping the user to experience an undisturbed sleep.

Aspects to consider when purchasing a memory foam pillow

Purpose of the memory foam pillow
If the pillow is to be used in the main bedroom then the investment will be worthwhile. Due to the high quality and supportive levels that these pillows offer, the price can often be a touch higher than an average pillow. Consequently, it is recommended that these pillows are commonly used in the master bedroom where they will get maximum use. Furthermore, since these pillows will react to the heat and shape of the user’s head, introducing this type of cushion to a guest bedroom may be slightly counteractive as guests rarely stay long enough to benefit from the true qualities of the product. If you are looking to purchase a pillow to help support your neck and hopefully enjoy an undisturbed night’s sleep then the memory foam product is probably the best selection for your requirements.

Price of the memory foam pillow
If you are looking to invest in a memory foam pillow then you will benefit from the increased comfort levels that this type of cushion offers as well as the potential health advantages associated with sleeping in such a supportive and cushioned position. However, due to the increased level of quality that is on offer with these pillows the price is understandably higher than many bedroom pillow alternatives. Consequently, it might be worth considering how many pillows you will require, if you have a double bed then it might be necessary to invest in two matching memory foam pillows so that the finished look of the bed will look equally plump when sat next to each other. There may also be a requirement of this type of pillow from other members of the family who have similar health requirements that would benefit from its supportive nature. Consequently, you may be looking at a larger investment than first considered however, these pillows are composed of the highest quality materials and so consequently are designed to last for many years.

Complementary Products
Due to the many associated benefits of memory foam, there are a wide variety of different products available within this range, from memory foam mattresses to memory foam mattress toppers. You may wish to invest in a particular item such as a mattress or you may crave the luxurious comfort that the full set of products would offer, whichever you choose the level of quality from these items will be evident from the very first use.

Memory Foam Pillow Care Instructions

Memory foam products are relatively expensive and high quality products. Therefore, in order to keep them looking and feeling their best they must be cared for by following the cleaning guidelines that accompany the product.