What Are the Benefits of Silk Pillowcase for Hair and Skin?

by Momme Silk on June 28, 2017

Over recent years, silk pillowcases have gained increasing popularity, not only as a lush and opulent addition to your current bedding, but also as a beauty product for great looking hair and health. Silk is pure and natural, it’s spun by silk worms. The fabric contains eighteen amnio acids, Here are the top benefits that a  silk pillowcase dose for hair and skin.

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✥ What are the benefits of silk pillowcases for your hair?

  You spend about a third of your life in bed lying on your pillowcases. There is no other material that your hair has direct contact with for so long as your pillowcase. The material used in your pillowcase is therefore very important to obtain healthy and beautiful looking hair. The moisture-wicking property of silk is one of the features that make silk pillowcases a good investment in the beauty of your hair.

✪  Reduction in hair loss.

  Silk is very soft and smooth which can create less friction between your hair and the pillow. By reducing the friction, it not only reduces hair breakage, but it can help reduce hair loss for those who must spend a lot of time in bed due to illness or other conditions.

 

✪  No more “Morning hair”

  The smooth surface also prevents the hair from tangling, drying and snagging like on a cotton pillowcase.Silk can absorb up to 30% of its own weight in moisture, for example your perspiration, and still remains dry. Moisture is wicked away from your hair providing you with a comfortable nights sleep and it keeps your hair looking healthy, shiny and non-frizzy for longer.

 

Blowouts last longer.

  If you have had your hair styled and want it to last a few days, your best bet is to sleep on a silk pillowcase which allows your hair to slip around without getting tangled up. This will help your blowout last longer.

 

What are the benefits of silk pillowcases for your skin?

Silk is not a manmade product, it is entirely natural (our dying is of the strictest environmentally friendly standards) and therefore hypoallergenic. Unlike other fabrics, silk comes from an animal and contains amino acids that are compatible with and friendly to human skin.

 

Less wrinkles

  Silk is the most natural thing we can sleep on. It contains 18 essential amino acids and natural proteins. Amino acids can reduce the effects of aging, especially in our face. Also, there will be less friction on your skin because the smooth silk allows your face to slide on the pillow.

 

Naturally hypoallergenic and Chemical-free.

  Among the many amazing and wonderful properties of silk, you can include the chemical-free composition. The 100% mulberry silk is manufactured in a controlled environment without any chemical exposure. Besides, because of the tight weave between the silk fibers, it doesn’t allow dust mites and other nasty things to get in there, and with the natural protein structure, silk is a hypoallergenic material which has recommended by dermatologists to those who have sensitive skin.

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Ultimately, aging gracefully is something we’re all striving for- so buy a silk pillowcase. A silk pillowcase is a fantastic investment which can offer you smooth and healthy looking hair, soft and hydrated skin, a comfortable beauty sleep, and, naturally, a most lush feeling that no other manmade fabrics can match.

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