~No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow ~ Lin Yutang
What does a tired body need at the end of a day? The answer to this is no rocket science – all it needs is a good night’s sleep.
Nothing can be compared to a sound sleep but as much as we may want to deny, a sound sleep is dependent on a whole lot of external factors, the comfort of a pillow being the topmost.
Rest your head on a wrong pillow and you are sure to toss around the entire night, not to mention the shoulder and neck pain that you would wake up with.
But with online shopping making things within our reach, it isn’t difficult to get hold of a pillow that suits your need.
Here we put together top pillow brands in India and their best pillows to invest in for a good night’s sleep and if you are suffering from ailments including neck & shoulder pain.
With a complete portfolio of products that you would need for a comfortable sleep – mattress, pillows, protectors, duvets and bed linen, Hush has a strong patronage in India.
With a strong offline presence and an active online presence, the brand has entered the remotest locations in India. They have their own eCommerce portal too which allows you to check on all of their products.
Hush Music Pillow Contour
Hard to imagine that you can have a pillow that allows you to play music as you fall asleep, right?
Well, this one from Hush is a technological wonder! It lets you plug in your music device (iPod, phone etc.) and listen to music through your pillow without having to insert earplugs.
Plug and play easily with the standard 3.5 mm jack compatible with all smartphones, tabs etc. Feel its resonance through its HD sound quality at a distance that is closest to your ears.
Besides being a technological wonder, this one is designed to offer you total comfort as you fall asleep as it contours itself to form a perfect shape, providing 3 way support to the head, neck and shoulders.
You can buy it here.
One of the best brands when it comes to offering authentic buckwheat pillows, NutirBuck has built a reputation around itself as being a holistic one stop solution for various products (edible and for external use) made using buck wheat.
From yoga to chair cushions to pet mats, they have it all!
NutriBuck Cotton Organic Buckwheat Pillow (15×25 inch)
If you are looking for a pillow to help you relieve your neck or shoulder pain, this one is meant for you!
Not only does it help ease the aches and pains but it is effective to control snoring and sinuses as well.
And if you have a stiff neck, we strongly suggest you shouldn’t think twice before investing in a buckwheat pillow.
Headquartered in Delhi, Springfit is one of the renowned brands in the category of pillows and mattresses.
They have an impressive range of both, each of which comes action loaded with features that can leave you spoilt for choice. You can check their entire range online on their portal here.
Springfit Slim Chill Pillow
The cool gel memory foam pillow will aid in comfortable sleep while keeping you cool and sweat-free until morning.
This pillow has a special type of material which reacts to pressure and temperature causing it to mold and conform to shape accordingly.
This pillow is covered with natural viscose fabric which is hypoallergenic and has a plush memory foam filling with activated gel particles.
From the house of Singhal Exports, Linenwalas has a strong online presence.
Based out of Jaipur, the brand is a prominent manufacturer, exporter, wholesaler and supplier of bath, bed linens, chair pads, duvet covers, curtains, pain relief pillows and housekeeping products.
Pillow Goose Down and Feather 10/90 – White
With a medium firmness that gives you a soft and plush feel while supporting the neck perfectly, this pillow is filled by using 50% white goose feathers and 50% white goose down which makes it warmer.
Feel luxury of a 5-star hotel with these soft pillows which currently being used to the best of the hotels worldwide.
You can buy it here
5. Wink & Nod
Wink & Nod is an innovative sleep-focused company which creates premium sleeping products designed keeping in mind the ever-evolving needs of the customers.
The brand uses CertiPUR-US® certified foam in its products.
The fabric used are Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 that stand tested and screened to ensure that there are no toxic compounds such as heavy metals like lead and arsenic, to allergy-inducing and irritating chemicals and dangerous substances like pesticides or chemical dyes.
Wink & Nod Carbon Nod
This charcoal infused memory foam pillow comes with activated charcoal for hygiene and freshness.
Activated charcoal has the ability to absorb and capture toxins, odors and disease carrying microbes. The pillow’s air flow circulation channels keep it feeling fresh and new even after prolonged use.
You can buy it here.
Alternately, you can pick up the Wink & Nod Charcoal infused Memory Foam pillow here.
With IITians and IIMs behind the brand, you can be rest assured of investing in a pillow or mattress that is backed by considerable research with utmost care taken when it comes to quality and design.
Available through their own portal as well as market place eComemrce portals, Wakefit has developed a niche for itself when it comes to mattresses.
All of their mattresses come with memory foam thus giving you a balanced sleep experience.
Wakefit Sleeping Pillow
Extremely economical keeping in mind the features it has, these pillows come with 200 GSM hollow fibre filling held by 350 GSM spun polyester fabric.
The overall construction of the pillow supports the neck along with taking care of your shoulders as well. The entire experience of sleeping on these pillows is simply fantastic.
Synonymous with mattresses in India, Kurl-on can be given the credit to set the ball rolling for branded mattresses in India.
With the category of pillows, they offer three variants to choose from – fibre, memory/foam memory and wedge pillows.
Expanding their product category from pillows and mattresses, Kurl-on has an impressive range of bed sheets and furniture including bed and sofas as well.
Wedge Pillow – Firm
Looking for a pillow to support your back? This fantastically designed pillow from Kurl-on offers better relaxation for the back as compared to normal pillows.
Its triangular shape supports the back muscles at the same time pampering them as well.
What comes to your mind when you hear – Sunday? For most it is a day one gets to relax and rewind. Keeping up to its name is this brand of mattresses and pillows.
With a combination of latex and memory foam , the mattresses they offer come with a 100 day return period. So if you are not satisfied, you simply return the mattress!
Their pillows do not come with any such promise though but then keeping in mind the make of the pillows, who would want to return them?
Sunday Delight Pillow
Whether you are a side sleeper, back sleeper or tummy sleeper, these pillows are sure to make your sleeping experience and enriching one.
With 50% more filling for longer pillow life, this hypo allergenic pillow comes with a royal blue piping for a premium look and the 0.7 denier super microfiber fillings are held together with a 220 GSM microfiber that gives it a soft touch.
You can buy them here.
If we can ignore the cramped up and ever intrusive portal that they have, the brand can be given credit for its range of wonderful sleeping products – from mattress, pillows to other comfort accessories.
The flagship brand of the Sheela Group, Sleepwell has 12 state of the art manufacturing units with a strong support of 100 distributors and over 5000 dealers in India.
With a 6 months warranty, this pillow is made of Soft Flexi PUF material that offers your neck, head and shoulders a good support.
Health Fresh™ Technology, ensures that the pillow does not lead to being a breeding ground for any pests that may cause you an ellergy.
You can buy it here.
Or head to Amazon to grab this one at a discount here.
Recron®, the flagship brand of Reliance Polyester offers pillows to suit different pocket sizes.
The pillows come with Recron® 3D Conjugate Fibres, which are superior and economical filling for pillows and Quilts in India. Recron® 3D Conjugate fibre is distinguished by its unique 3-dimensional spring- like crimps that give the fibre a distinctly superior resilience and high fill power as compared with other filling fibres.
Recron Certified Bliss Pillow
Soft and comfortable, this pillow offers complete value for money. Well designed and filled with hollow conjugated siliconized fibre, the pillow offers an unmatched blissful sleep.
You can buy it here.
If taken care of, pillows can last you for at least half a decade if not more.You can check our detailed post on how to protect your pillows and mattresses from getting spoiled. The memory foam pillows available though expensive are truly a worthwhile investment for a sound and comfortable sleep. Happy pillow shopping!