Our faces are all exposed to pillowcase. It is necessary to select a soft & healthy pillowcase.
Silk is a natural protein secreted by the larvae of several different moths. Silk can prevent creases and wrinkles in the face, for this smooth fabric is easy on your silk when you move while sleeping. The easiest way to keep skin and hair in good condition after a long night sleep is sleeping on silk pillowcases.
Linen, a natural product of flax, has a very unique feel to it and is no longer produced in quantity, making it very expensive. Linen is famous for its quality.
Polyester pillowcase is very popular for bed linens. Polyester, a man-made fiber, can be used for a long time. Polyester pillowcase is made of polyester and cotton to make it more absorbent.
Velvet, made of silk, is a fabric with a pile feels very comfortable against your skin. This kind of pillowcase is pleasantly warm most of the year but it can be hot in summer.
Velvet, made of cotton and polyester, is widely used for pillowcases. You can gently wash it.
Winceyette, made from cotton, feels much the much the same as flannel but is lighter and feels cooler. Winceyette pillowcase can be turned when one side is worn because it is a double-napped material, adding to its effective life.
Satin pillowcase, smooth, sensuous and luxurious, has been used for many years. With satin pillowcase, you seldom bunches up to leave crease marks on your face when you awake, preventing facial wrinkles. Your hair will slide across your satin pillowcase.
Besides, your hair will slides across satin pillowcase, preventing hair from tangling.
Cotton pillowcase is absorbent and gentle, and sleeping on it is cool. It makes non-permanent crease marks on your skin although it will bunch up. After washing, you will feel very crisp.
Flannel, a loosely woven cotton material, is absorbent, soft and is widely used in winter because it is warm to touch.
Nylon looks like satin, and is not absorbent and makes your face sweaty. However, Nylon is very easy to care and it will dry quickly after washing. Nylon is often used for pillowcases.
Most materials are all kinds of colors, shapes and sizes. Make a small test pillow before choosing the best pillowcase.