We Know: What's a Pillow Top Mattress?
What is a pillow top mattress?
Pillow top mattresses are different from standard mattresses in that they are made with extra
layers of cushioning on top for an extra soft feel, but with a firm layer of support underneath. For
those who may have trouble sleeping on regular mattresses, a pillow top mattress is a great
Types of Pillow Top Mattresses
There are many pillow top mattresses on the market today. This is a sampling of
what is available:
- Factory Direct Comfort Source Emissary. Three layers of foam and fiber plus the
LuraFlex Coil construction are combined for an extremely soft mattress set.
- Sealy Posturepedic Emotion. This mattress comes with a convoluted SuperSoft Sealy
foam with sculptured foam
and an inner panel to retain its original shape and extend its life.
- Sunbeam Luxury Pillow Top Heated Mattress Pad. This is a 1/2" thick heated mattress
pad with a 200-thread count cotton filled with a 100% polyester cluster fiber. The controls use
a no-clicking silent system.
- Sealy Posturepedic Nurture. This pillow top mattress offers back support and
conforming comfort support.
- Simmons Beautyrest Captivating. Separately wrapped coils move independently to create
a firmer mattress that does not move when you do.
- Royal Pedic Pillowtop Mattress. Extra coils in this pillow top mattress create extra
flexibility and more sensitivity to the sleeper's natural body shape for a more relaxing sleep
than a standard mattress.