The Princess & The Silk Pillowcase
Ok, so while this is not a Once upon a time type of story. This is about the secret behind beauty sleep fit for the princesses and queens in us all. So what’s all the hype around Silk Pillowcases? We’ve got the 411!
While there’s a lot that can be done to make one look and feel rejuvenated with a good nights sleep. The question is, how much ADDED rejuvenation can be gained with a silk pillowcase?
Word on the Insta is that the latest beauty must-have is silk or copper pillowcases!
And here it is:
Less irritation or skin damage
Less drying out skin
The reality is that cotton pillows soak up the natural oil and bacteria from your face and hair, whereas silk pillowcases absorb less moisture and dirt. Therefore making it a better choice for people with acne.
So if you have dry hair and skin - you need to get yourself a silk pillowcase.
Reduces and prevents wrinkles
Copper pillowcases have copper oxide particles embedded in the fabric. Studies show that using copper embedded pillowcases has healing benefits and can reduce and prevent fine lines and wrinkles. Copper is a relatively new concept in terms of acne and skincare. However the truth is that copper has been used in textiles for hospital linen, scrubs to prevent the growth and spread of bacteria. It has also been used in bandages for treatment of wounds and restoring damaged tissue.