The loins, back, abdomen – the most problematic areas of the pregnant woman, in need of support during the rest. Pillows of a special form carry it out. They relieve the spine, relax the body, some even twist it around, forming something like a warm nest.
A woman chooses how to lay, roll or tuck under her pillow.
Pillows come in different shapes, but the following are the most popular.
Boomerang – in this form was developed the very first pillow for pregnant women. Supports the abdomen or back, useful for cervical vertebrae.
Takes up a bit of bed space. For feeding is not very convenient – too small.
Bagel supports the stomach and head.
In the shape of the letter G it bends around almost the whole body, relaxes well, but it will not be possible to stretch out to its full height.
I-shaped, or, as it is also called, “hug.” It really can just hug (bend, lay, as it is more convenient), clinging to the soft.
And you can use in the marital bed as a common pillow. Those who are not too wide beds, often choose this option.
All the pillows listed support the body only from one side, and the horseshoe-shaped pillow, or the U letter, simultaneously from both: the abdomen and the back. Importantly, with her legs, you can safely stretch the entire length.
This is the largest and most popular design today and features the most. Recently, the market has even more practical – U-shape transformer cushion. This model consists of several parts.
One big understands on pillows of different models. They are attached to each other with buttons, strings or zippers.
It is believed that if the ends of the pillow reach the knee, then this is enough, but almost all the pillows have different sizes – according to the height of the woman. For example, the standard U-shaped allows you to stretch out to full height along the length of 170 cm.
Of course, you can find a pillow for your height and shape on the Internet. But some companies offer customers to drive up to the store, see, touch, measure, and even lie down, embracing with the sample.
For lovers of absolute softness fit pillow with artificial swan down. In it, like a feather bed, you can literally fall through.
The next hardness filler is holofiber. It is more resilient, denser than fluff.
The most popular option fits all.
The toughest, so-called anti-stress filler, often used in children’s toys: small polystyrene foam balls. Pillow with such a filler well takes the shape of the body.
Suitable for large moms.
In pillows of different companies different fillers are used, but they must all be hypo-allergenic.
A good boot should be made of bleached calico, i.e. 100% cotton. On it under the form of a pillow, you can pick up as many large number of pillowcases with zippers of various colors.
The material of the pillowcases is also 100% cotton; it is simply subdivided into satin, poplin, calico, etc. Some of this is softer, the other is a bit tougher.