Can down pillows be used? What's the pros and cons of down pillows?
Down pillows are pillows made of down as a filler. So, what are the advantages and disadvantages of down pillows? How to choose a feather pillow? The advantages of down pillows are convenient storage, good practicability, good warmth, dry and breathable; the disadvantages of down pillows are troublesome cleaning, long time will produce down and may cause allergies. Faced with many products on the market, we can choose by choosing the type of down, testing the feel, looking at the elasticity, looking at the air permeability, and smelling the taste. Let's take a look at the detailed introduction.
1， Advantages of down pillows
- Light weight
Down pillow is a very light pillow, its weight is generally only one-third of the weight of pillows made of cotton.
- Good warmth
Down pillows are very warm. In very cold winter, many people choose to use feather pillows with light texture. It has three-dimensional down and contains a lot of air, which can well block the intrusion of cold air.
- Dry and breathable
Down pillows are also particularly dry. When people are sleeping, they can quickly absorb the sweat discharged by the human body and discharge them quickly. It can also automatically adjust the temperature inside the quilt, which has the effect of warming in winter and cooling in summer.
2， Disadvantages of down pillows
- Trouble cleaning
Often it gets dirty after using it for a period of time. Moreover, cleaning down pillows is a very large project, which is more troublesome, and some friends who are afraid of trouble may not be able to bear its maintenance.
- Easy to get damp
Feather pillows are easily damp, especially in spring. The weather in spring determines that its dampness will be higher than in other seasons.
- Fleece will be produced for a long time
As the use time increases, it is easy to produce lint. In the case of down pillows, the easiest and most economical way to deal with is to replace the pillowcase with a more dense texture, which can solve the problem of down.
- Trigger allergies
This kind of pillow is also prone to allergic reactions. Some people have allergies. It is very easy to use down pillows. Therefore, people with allergies are not recommended to use it.