What type of latex side sleeper pillow should I buy?
Using a latex side sleeper pillow will often relieve back and spine pain and offer the user a restful night of sleep, but there are multiple requirements you may need to fulfill in order to find the perfect pillow. From the firmness of the pillow to its ability to retain its shape as well as not hold in the user’s body temperature, buyers are required to research and consider their purchases carefully.
Will this latex side sleeper pillow continue to hold its shape after extensive use? Is this pillow soft enough to be used in bed, but firm enough to provide your body the support it needs to have a restful sleep?
Z by Malouf Duo-Latex Two-Sided Talalay Latex Plush and Firm Pillow
Our favorite for 2016
100% Natural Latex Pillow by ExceptionalSheets
A great value option
Z by Malouf 100% Natural Talalay Latex Zoned Pillow
A comfortable and firm pillow
Another important point for a buyer to ponder is whether or not the pillow will retain excessive amounts of body heat during the night. A hot, sweaty pillow will not create a productive sleeping environment and instead can be counterproductive.
The buyer must also decide if the price point is appropriate for the purchase as latex side sleeper pillows can cost in the hundreds. While there are many considerations involved in purchasing the perfect latex side sleeper pillow, we are here to help you consider the options.
Z by Malouf Duo-Latex Two-Sided Plush and Firm Pillow Ths is a great side sleeper pillow for the indecisive person. With the option of a firm side and a softer side with the simple flip of a pillow, this product ensures it will provide the maximum support throughout the night. This pillow also comes with a five year warranty and comes in a range of sizes from standard to king size. With its breathable material and the ability to maintain a comfortable sleeping temperature, this pillow is considered exceptional for side sleepers, but it is at a higher price point than other pillows we will discuss.
Z by Malouf 100% Natural Talalay Latex Zoned Pillow This pillow offers a consistently firm expierience which is considered optimal for side sleepers. This pillow is created with the same natural Talalay latex as the previous pillow and is also hypoallergenic. With its firmness, its supportive structure helps ensure a restful night of sleep and there is no need to constantly fluff or reshape this pillow. This pillow is offered in sizes ranging from standard to king and like its predecessor it is created with a breathable material and ensures a temperate sleeping environment for its user. This is another pillow that is at a higher end price point.
LINENSPA 100% Natural Talalay Latex Zoned Bed Pillow This is another great option for side sleepers and the first difference one may note between this and the previous two pillows is the cost. The Linenspa price point is significantly lower than either of the previous Maouf pillows we have discussed. This pillow features a uniform density that is appropriate for side sleepers as well as a plush velour cover that is easily removed for washing. It is also mildew proof and dust mite resistant. While this pillow feels soft to the user, its firmness assists the body in finding the perfect position for a good night’s sleep.
100% Natural Latex Pillow by ExceptionalSheets The 100% Natural Latex Pillow by Exceptional Sheets is notable for its preponderance of pinholes which ensure a constant cool sleeping temperature. While this pillow is not made using the Talalay process of producing molded latex, there are no synthetic additives in the materials. This pillow is noted for its resilient form which ensures the user never needs to fluff or plump this pillow during use. Also in line with the Linenspa pillow, this pillow by Exceptional Sheets is in the lower price range for latex side sleeper pillows and is big enough to support any size user.
OrganicTextiles All Natural Talalay Latex Organic Encased Pillow
This pillow is at the lowest price point of the pillows we have reviewed today. It is all natural with a 100% cotton cover and reduces sweat by wicking away moisture. While this pillow is also firm and supportive, its smaller size may mean less support for certain users. This pillow is noted for retaining its shape and like other latex pillows it does not need fluffing or reshaping throughout the night. Its lower price point makes it an attractive option for those who are just starting out their search for the perfect side sleeper pillow.
How to pick the best latex pillow for a side sleeper
As we have noted, there are multiple options available when considering the purchase of a latex side sleeper pillow. Although price is always an important point in regard to purchases, one should perhaps look past this issue to the other concerns at hand. Is the pillow big enough for the nightly support you need? Is the pillow of the appropriate firmness? Can this pillow retain its shape throughout the night and offer your neck and spine the support you need? If you prefer pillows that give you optional firmness, you may want to bring home the Z by Maouf Duo-Latex Two-sided Talalay Latex Plush and Firm Pillow.
If you need a pillow with uniformity and the ability to retain its shape and a cool temperature throughout the night, you may want to purchase the 100% Natural Latex Pillow by Exceptional Sheets, in king size. Due to the use of latex, all of these pillows are noted for being hypoallergenic and they are also noted for their ability to maintain a cooler sleeping temperature throughout the night although through different processes. Price point varies from pillow to pillow as well as size options for your pillows and should be considered last as a good night’s sleep is practically priceless. You may also want to consider warranties when considering which pillow to purchase as well.