Satin is a glossy and smooth-surfaced synthetic fabric that is made by weaving silk with nylon and polyester materials. Its shiny and lustrous material gives every bed a luxurious and an expensive look. Investing in satin sheets will completely transform the décor of your bedroom and enhance the room’s peaceful atmosphere and comfort level.
A satin sheet is a perfect addition for the summer. This is because satin sheets provide a distinct tactile sensation with a combination of coolness and softness. The cool silk satin sheets will refresh the skin and does not stick to the skin which may be overly damp or warm. Satin bedding is also beneficial in the cooler weather since its synthetic materials provide just the right amount of warmth that is needed to keep you comfortable and cozy while sleeping at night.
The comfort level of these sheets is unsurpassed. Throughout history and the different cultures around the world, silk satin has been known to play the role of both an aphrodisiac and soother. Sliding your body into these sheets will provide you an unmatched level of comfort and softness that will turn all your sleepless nights into a yesterday’s nightmare.
There are a few health benefits of sleeping on satin sheets. Satin is good for your skin and hair. This particular fabric helps the skin to maintain its natural moisture. Other types of sheets, like the cotton ones, will absorb all the moisture leaving your skin dry and damaged. Moreover, these sheets also fight against the signs of aging on your skin. Satin bedding will help to prevent those creases and wrinkles on your face from growing further and will ultimately allow you to feel younger and refreshed every morning.
Sleeping on other types of fabric like cotton sheets will result in making your hair dry and brittle. This is mainly because of the rough material used in such types of fabrics. You may have noticed some hairs lying on your pillowcase when you wake up in the morning. The reason is that moving your head around on material like cotton will cause the unnecessary tangling and breakage of your hair because the fabric will pull the individual strands of your hair. However, there is almost no friction of this type while sleeping on satin sheets. Its soft and smooth surface will provide the absolute best care for your hair strands to slide easily, without any tangling or snagging.
There is a wide variety of different colors and styles available in such sheets. With so many choices it can be a little tiresome task when buying them. However, there are a few factors that you can consider in making a decision easily.
When you have to choose the color of the sheets remember that satin has a noticeable sheen and thus it will be difficult to match it exactly to the rest of your bedroom decor. Two of the most popular colors, are black satin sheets or red satin sheets. Some satin sheets have a higher thread count which means that they are smoother and softer to touch. However, these are normally more expensive than the normal ones. If you are planning to use the sheets on a regular basis then check the washing instruction to ensure that they are machine washable. In terms of the price when you buy satin sheets, there is a huge diversity. Online vendors may offer cheap satin sheets but it is more advisable that you personally go to a shop in order to get the sense and feel of the sheets before buying them. There are specific satin-safe detergents in order to clean any stains from these sheets. Normal detergents will destroy the fabric. Keep in mind that there are usually four kinds of satin sheets: polyester, silk, nylon, and acetate satin sheets. The nylon and polyester satin sheets are usually machine-washable with a little bit of detergent. Acetate satin and silk satin is recommended to be dry-cleaned since the machine-washer can permanently destroy the fabric.