Snuggle-Pedic Body Pillow
4.7 stars average customer rating on Amazon – 88% owner satisfaction rate on Sleep Like the Dead
The Top Choice Body Pillow By The Experts and Reviewers Alike
The shredded memory foam body pillow by Snuggle-Pedic is the top-rated memory foam pillow on Amazon, based on 4,140 at as of April 21st, 2019. The Snuggle-Pedic Body Pillow is also the top-rated pillow by the Wirecutter (A New York Times Company), ConsumerSearch and Sleep Like the Dead.
The customers on Amazon gave this memory foam pillow an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars. According the independent review site Sleep Like the Dead (SLTD), Snuggle-Pedic pillows in general have the highest customer satisfaction rate among all brands of memory foam pillows, and the Snuggle-Pedic Body Pillow is the “top” body pillow.
Reasons for the higher ratings are:
- Use of high quality memory foam
- A mix of Biogreen Memory Foam and CertiPUR-US certified memory foam
- The highly-breathable Kool-Flow cover made with a blend of bamboo sourced rayon (43%), polyester (56.4%), and lycra (0.6%).
- Changeable shape – make it fit your personal comfort needs
- Customizable – within the trial period, the firmness of the pillow can be adjusted
- 90-day return guarantee, and 20-year warranty.
Body pillows are a type of pillow which is gaining in popularity. A body pillow supporting the whole body is recommended by many for stomach sleepers and for pregnant women sleeping on their sides. A stomach sleeper can support the chest high enough that the head does not have to turn as far to enable breathing. Many side sleepers also like body pillows, since they can be used instead of toppers on mattresses that are too firm.
Shredded Memory Foam
Shredded memory foam, such as in the Snuggle-Pedic, can be repositioned in the pillow for the best support. It is the filling in five of the seven top memory foam pillows on Amazon. The uneven edges of the foam catch and hold, so the pillow keeps its preferred shape longer – at least this is the case with the Snuggle-Pedic shredded foam pillows.
Shredded memory foam (SMF) is often called a “down alternative” because of the way it conforms to the sleeper, but does not go flat as down does. Also, the memory foam is hypoallergenic, safe for persons with feather-and-down allergies. Other advantages of SMF are no feather shafts or down “needles” poking through, no loose down or feathers floating around the bed and bedroom, and no barely-breathable tightly-woven ticking to restrict airflow.
The Kool-Flow cover has micro-vents to optimize airflow into the pillow. The shredded memory foam lets even more air through than ventilated solid foam. This keeps the memory foam pillow from getting too warm, a frequent complaint about molded or cut-shape memory foam pillows. Additionally, the pumping action of body movement that accelerates airflow through ventilated foam is enhanced with shredded foam.
In the SLTD comparison of the top five memory foam pillow brands, four of them use rayon from bamboo in the cover fabric. Three of these have the bamboo rayon in blends ranging from 25% in the Malouf Z Zoned to 43% in the Snuggle-Pedic pillows (By the way: Xtreme Comfort makes their Kool-Flow cover under license from Relief-Mart, the parent company of Snuggle-Pedic). The Italian 6 Inch description just says “rayon from bamboo,” but this is the top panel, with polyester microsuede on the back panel.
Made in the U.S.A.
The Snuggle-Pedic Shredded Memory Foam Body Pillow is entirely U.S.A. made, as are the Xtreme Comfort and Coop Home Goods pillows. The Italian 6 and Classic Brands pillows are imported, and those by Crafty World and Malouf are made in China.
Guarantee and Warranty
The Snuggle-Pedic has a 90-day Guarantee that includes customizing the pillow, adjusting the content to make it firmer or less firm. The warranty is for 20 years, the longest memory foam pillow warranty.
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