Bear mattress offers 2 kinds of pillows. The Foam pillow which is cool, supports all sleeping positions with mesh panels for maximum air flow and the Down Pillow which is more traditional, which is fluffy and soft, hypoallergenic and breathable. Both the pillows come in 2 sizes, the standard and king. The pillow comes with a 100 night trial but you will have to return the pillow to bear at your own expense. The pillows are priced between $100 and $145.
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The Bear cooling foam pillow is perfect for those who love a soft, fluffy pillow with 5 inch height. When compressed it would be approximately 3.5 Inches in thickness. The downside of the pillow is that its not adjustable. If you want a pillow which is a bit lower or higher, you may not really like the bear pillow after all. The weight is 5 to 7 lbs. It may be a bit heavy when in comparison to a traditional down pillow. If you prefer a down pillow, options are available with a bear mattress.
The material of the Bear cooling pillow is very different from the traditional foam. Its cooler, Fluffy and unlike memory foam, you will not have the sinking feeling. The LoftX foam is responsive like latex yet conforming like traditional memory foam. To add on to the benefits, its extremely cool compared to traditional foam.
|Standard||15.75″ x 25″ x 5.5″||5 lbs|
|King||15.75″ x 35.4″ x 5″||7 bs|
When it comes to sleeper types, the Bear Cooling pillows are apt for back sleepers and side sleepers. For stomach sleepers, though the company does say that its good, chances are you will find it a bit higher for comfort. If you are a stomach sleeper, the down pillows are a better option. These have a 2 inch loft and is more supportive. The bear cooling pillow is perfect for side sleepers. For back sleepers, it may vary. For some, they may actually find the pillow a bit too high and uncomfortable.
The Bear pillow comes with a removable cover which is washable. The pillow itself is not washable and can be spot cleaned. Do not use harsh detergent while cleaning your pillow or its cover.
When in comparison to most other pillows, the Bear cooling pillows may be a bit expensive. While pillows can be found in the range of $30 upwards, the bear pillows could be a lot more expensive, at least 3-4 times more than the cost of a normal one. While the normal , cheaper pillows are good and for that price, you could change your pillow every 6 months or so , the quality and features of the Bear pillow justifies its price. Most people who sleep hot do find the bear pillow a great addition to the bedroom. It does help sleep comfortably even for hot sleepers. Considering this factor alone, the price is justified.
While the Bear Cooling pillow is made of a single piece of foam, the Bear cloud is more of a Down pillow , though it does not use real down. The filling is a hypoallergenic material which does not lump up while using. The pillows are much easier to care for and is 100% machine washable. The covers are breathable and is polyester too. It is cool to touch and is very light.
The bear Cloud pillow is the preferred option for 4 main reasons.
When it comes to sleeping positions, the Bear cloud pillow is comfortable for stomach sleepers. Unlike the Bear cooling pillows, the loft is much more manageable. Its comfortable and the neck tilt is not painful. For back sleepers too, the Cloud pillow is just perfect. Some people may find the pillow slightly low but this is rare. For side sleepers though, this is probably not the perfect pillow. At 2 inches loft when compressed, the spinal alignment may not be perfect. The cooling pillows may just be the right option for side sleepers. When you consider combo sleepers, chances are you will find the bear cloud a far better option than the Bear cooling pillows.
Price : $100 For standard , $125 For King
Standard : 18″ x 26″ + 2″ gusset
King Size : 18″ x 34″ + 2″ gusset