Gel foam or Gel Memory is the latest innovation in foam development to contribute to an excellent night's sleep. It has the ability to conform to individual body shape and weight but also providing gentle cooling sensation.
It really is the next generation after memory foam and creates body-embracing sensation contributing to the feeling you are sleeping “IN” your mattress and not just “on” it! This at the same time as helping to keep your body temperature within the best range for satisfying, deep, relaxing and recharging sleep.
Gel infused or Gel memory foam that often includes combination of gel infused into the foam at the production stage or less commonly contained within layer (this method is moreoften used in Gel pillows)
The Gel is composed of particles which can conduct heat away from the body and prevent overheating. They also have the facility to absorb, retain or release heat to make sure you'do not get too hot or cold. Namely at last mattress that keeps you cool in summer but warm as toast in winter.
But the temperature control is only part of it; comfort and support are also front line features. They target pressure relief where the body needs it most, e.g. around the hips area. This reduces any aches and pains and mimimises tossing and turning. Because like Memory foam it produces “sleeping cradle” it prevents partner roll together.
All in all major step forward have look at our ranges from the Silentnight and Sealy exclusives Geltex to other Gel foam products. Whichever you choose be sure this exciting new innovation will help you get refreshing night's sleep so important to our mood and wellbeing.
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