Buckwheat hulls have a ventilating property. As a result, body heat and moisture are immediately cleared away and the pillow remains extremely cool and hygienic. Dust mites, fungi and bacteria cannot settle in the pillow. This makes it hypo-allergenic and excellent for allergy sufferers.
Buckwheat hulls are unique in the degree of moldability. Due to the right amount of hulls in a pillow, it easily positions itself under shoulder and neck and the head is fully supported. All this results in complete support and relaxation of muscles and joints. The correct sleeping position prevents neck and shoulder complaints and can even stop snoring.
The origin of a buckwheat pillow lies in Asia generations ago. In Asia people have been sleeping on pillows filled with buckwheat hulls for centuries and it is still one of the most popular pillows today because of its health benefits.
A pillow is a very personal belonging. The correct amount of filling is very important to achieve your ideal buckwheat pillow. You can easily adjust the amount of buckwheat hulls via the zipper in the side seam. Read how!