Younger looking skin with silk sheets

It is always true in life that "no pain, no gain," but how about a few shortcuts where there is all gain and no pain. How about no pain and younger looking skin? Now that is something I could certainly live with. I have always not been concerned about aging but as I am getting older I think a little help with looking young and being wrinkle free is a welcome bonus. Most of us want to stay looking young, and if you had a choice between young and wrinkle free skin opposed to older wrinkled skin, I am wondering what one would choose - well, for me it's a no brainier.

The solution my friends is very simple- silk bedding. If you can't afford silk bedding then at least invest in silk pillowcases. Considering the benefits and practicality of silk bedding whether you believe a word of what I have to say or not, it is worth investing in silk sheets and silk pillowcases. In the past silk has been the chosen fabric of royalty and rightly so. Its benefits, feel, look and the way it makes you feel rightly gives it its name - the Queen of Fabrics.

Silk bedding made of pure silk consists of eighteen amino acids which are really good for your skin. These amino acids help the skin retain its youthful luster and look and even prevent wrinkles. Now imagine this, every night laying your head on a luxurious, soft, silky pillow that makes you feel like royalty. How painful is that? And then as an added bonus it helps you look young and wrinkle free. Could you live with that or is that too much. Me personally, I think I could survive that torture every night!!!

Along with the proteins in the silk bedding, the silk fabric also hydrates your skin. Hydration is very important for your skin to stay looking young. When compared to its counterpart - cotton bedding, it falls short as cotton dries up the moisture from the skin. What use is it to apply all those expensive creams that you have if it is just going to get absorbed by the cotton bedding? Silk bedding helps you keep that moisture on the skin and helps keep it hydrated.

The natural qualities of silk make it a perfect choice for skin that is dry and naturally sensitive. Taking care of sensitive skin and dry skin is very important as it can bring on aging and the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Silk bedding or silk pillowcases form a natural moisture barrier which helps the skin all night long while you enjoy your sleep.

Silk is known to have a real calming effect on the nervous system and therefore the choice of silk bedding is a very good one. A good night's sleep is very important for looking fresh and young. A well rested person with a good nights sleep can visually take of years from a person. Looking fresh and bright in comparison to tired and agitated makes silk bedding my choice.

There are many reasons to choose silk bedding which would consist of silk sheets, silk pillowcases and silk comforters. It is a myth that silk bedding is affordable by only a few and hard to maintain. With modern technology and mass production of silk it is now affordable by all and above all is a very pragmatic and practical when compared to cotton. If you can't afford a full silk bedding set, then at least invest in silk pillowcases. Considering how affordable silk pillowcases are, buy one set today and test it out!

About the Author

Rashmi is the owner of Silk Bedding and More, the silk bedding store which carries all kinds of silk bedding and all that is needed for the bedroom. . Rashmi also has a Gift Basket Online Store..