How to choose a pillow for pregnant women
Women waiting for the baby should take care of quality sleep. Because of the growing abdomen, choosing a comfortable posture is not easy. Special pillows for pregnant women will come to the aid, about which existence you did not even suspect before the new life inside of you was born. We will tell you how to choose a pillow that is right for you.
Pillow for pregnant women; this is not just a feminine whim. Experts are convinced that during pregnancy it is necessary to use a pillow specially designed for expectant mothers. Here are its main advantages:
- allows a pregnant woman to find a comfortable position for sleeping, resting, reading, watching TV, eating;
- reduces the burden on the body of the future mother, which is especially important from the 2nd trimester, when the stomach is markedly rounded. The pillow can be used as a support for the waist, rounded sides or tired legs;
- You can put such a pillow under your stomach and you will not feel any discomfort, as in the case with the usual models;
- its use will reduce the burden on the spine, as it will be distributed evenly;
- even after the baby is born, it will come in handy: you can rely on it when feeding or make a kind of playpen for the child from the pillow so that he does not fall off the bed.
Pillows made of expanded polystyrene:
- very light;
- are environmentally friendly;
- water repellent;
- do not absorb odors;
- are not attractive to ticks, molds and other microorganisms;
Pillows made of expanded polystyrene can be easily washed and dried. The main disadvantage of these products is their high cost, although it is justified by quality.
Hollofiber ; Hollow fibers of small size, connected at high temperatures. Advantages of this pillow are easy care for her, in a long service life, as well as in the possibility of washing her house.
- water repellent;
- does not absorb odors;
- It is not attractive for settling parasites and ticks;
- Keeps the form, so that each pillow nicely springs.
A necessary condition for quality pillows is their multilayeredness.