Travel Sleeping Pillows
Being able to
take your personal sized pillow with you when travelling is a comfort your neck
and back will gladly thank you for. Your pillow can keep you well and protect
you from bacteria present in most bed pillows. Ideally, your pillow should be
lightweight and easily compress into a suitcase or carry-on. There are several
types of travel sleeping pillows on the market, but it can be difficult to know
how to choose the right one.
Choosing a Travel Sleeping Pillow
Here are some
points to consider when shopping for a travel sleeping pillow:
- Design. The
pillow you choose should fit and support the natural neck curve and be sized to
fit your body structure.
Travel sleeping pillows can become unclean quickly. Buy a pillow that’s fully machine-washable
and that can also be machine-dried. This will ensure that your pillow remains
sanitary and free from allergens and dust mites.
- Compact. Select
a product that weighs less than a pound and that will compress easily into a
Filling should be high-memory polyester fibres for maximum durability and
resiliency. A natural fibre like cotton should be used for the cover.
Most of all, be sure that the travel sleeping pillow is the
correct shape. Only a cylindrical sleeping pillow will fit and support the
natural neck curve, aligning the vertebrae to allow neck and back muscles to
relax. By supporting the head and neck
in alignment, vertebrae spaces are open; there is no nerve compression to cause
When you travel with the right sleeping pillow, each day can
be enjoyed, knowing neck and back muscle stress pain can be relieved or reduced
at night with your personal sleeping pillow.