Top 5 Reasons You Need the Pillow with a Hole
Tuesday, 10 March 2020 | Frances
You may have heard that the Pillow with a Hole is the best pillow for treating Chondrodermatitis (CNH), but you may not realise what a big difference it can make to most people's quality of sleep. Even if you don't have a condition of the ear, you may still struggle to sleep comfortably on your side, perhaps due to an ear piercing or a recent surgery. Or maybe you just want to be able to listen to high-quality music before you drift off. Whatever your night-time complaint, rest assured the Pillow with a Hole can remedy it.
Curious to know how it can help you? Read on to find out.
Number One: You Need a Pillow for Your Ear Piercings
Ear piercings can take up to 8 weeks to heal, which is a long time to avoid sleeping on your side. Bumping into or pressing against the affected area can cause it to swell up all over again, sometimes even after it's fully healed. The Pillow with a Hole is the perfect size and shape to protect your piercing from contact. It is has an 8cm (2 inches) depth, slightly than many standard pillows. To accommodate different types of piercings, the pillow comes with a zipper so you can add or remove stuffing for varying levels of firmness.
Number Two: It Can Reduce Ear Pain During Pregnancy
It's common to find sleeping on your side more comfortable during pregnancy, especially in your third trimester. However, repeatedly sleeping in this position can expose your ear to pressure and friction, leading to soreness. By elevating and cradling your ear while also providing effective support for your head, the Pillow with a Hole can relieve your pain without forcing you into an unnatural position. This will help relieve some of your pregnancy discomfort so you and your baby can get the rest you need.
Number Three: It's the Best Pillow for Using Headphones
Does your partner snore? This can lead to countless sleepless nights on your part, which can in turn impact your daily functioning. You may have turned to ear plugs or headphones to block out the noise, but standard pillows can press them against your head or even causing them to break. This isn't a problem with the Pillow with a Hole. It can be easily used with either ear phones or earplugs as its hole has been meticulously designed to fully support and isolate your ear and any accessories. As sleeping on your side can decrease snoring, your may want to get one for your partner too.
Number Four: You're Recovering From Ear Surgery
Standard pillows don't offer the necessary protection your ear needs following surgery. To make matters worse, their fabric can harbour germs and fungus; the last thing you would want to press your ear against when post-surgery infection is a risk. The Pillow with a Hole can give you a clean, friction-free environment to heal. Its 8 x 9cm (3 x 4") hole will shape around your ear, giving it sufficient space. Made of hypoallergenic material, it is gentle on the skin and comes with a removable pillowcase which can be washed regularly to kill bacteria.
Number Five: You're a Committed Side-Sleeper
According to the National Sleep Foundation, sleeping on your side can prevent acid reflux and open up your airways. If you want to reap these benefits without incurring relentless ear ache, the Pillow with a Hole is the absolute best choice for you. It can reduce pressure, irritation and injury caused by side-sleeping by stopping it from becoming crushed while you sleep, which is especially beneficial as you get older and more susceptible to pressure sores. At the same time, if offers optimal cushioning support for your head and neck so you can enjoy the most restful sleep of your life.
The Pillow You Didn't Know You Needed
You may not have been fully aware of the little problems that were keeping you up at night. But hopefully with the help of the Pillow with a Hole, you can make a profound difference to your quality of sleep, regardless of what might be getting in the way.
If you're interested in purchasing the Pillow with a Hole, follow the link to our website's listing. For those that already own the pillow but need an extra pillowcase, check out the Pillowcase for the Original Pillow with a Hole.