Save Your Skin on Satin Pillow Cases - 9 Things to Stop Doing Now According to Elle Magazine
Sleep is one of the most important anti-aging secrets, but sleeping 8 hours on a cotton pillow case is a big beauty no-no. According to the latest article about '9 Things to Stop Doing To Your Skin,' sleeping on cotton pillow cases is a BIG one.
According to Elle beauty, 'persistently pressing your face into a pillow (especially if you are getting your eight hours) can cause trauma to your skin, including permanent creases as our collagen breaks down.'
As we get older, those 'sleep creases' can last longer into the day and satin is ultra-smooth creating a soft surface for your face to glide across at night.
The article goes on, 'Gross suggests swapping out your cotton pillow for satin or silk as they cause a lot less friction. Also, pillowcases accumulate a buildup of residue, if you are acne-prone, you should try to wash your sheets once a week,' according to the Elle article.
Here's to 8 hours of true luxe beauty sleep starting tonight!