Beauty sleep is not a myth. While you rest, your skin is resting too, recharging and recuperating from a day’s worth of activity. Your body produces collagen to keep your skin healthy, smooth and youthful. The hormone cortisol is reduced in your body. And your body is restored through cellular regeneration.
When it comes to bed linens, cotton seems to be king. Stores are bursting with percale and Egyptian cotton sheet sets. Buyers from fine bedding and linens stores told the New York Times that shoppers should look for fabrics with higher thread counts to protect skin from the pillow’s filling material and to discourage deterioration of the pillow’s feathers, fibers or foam. But which pillowcases are best suited to soothe your skin as you snooze?