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    20 Of The Best Pillows You Can Get On Amazon

    Step aside, sheep! These pillows are something you can *really* count on to help you fall asleep.

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    1. A shredded gel memory foam pillow that'll finally help you remember what it's like to get a good night's rest β€” just use your memory... foam pillow.

    Promising review: "When I first took this pillow out of the packaging, I have to say the quality surprised me. It's very comfortable. I let it expand and used it the second night. Wow, what a difference in my sleep. It is comfortable and I turn less and feel refreshed in the morning. Who would have thought a pillow can make this much difference. This is the best pillow I have ever had! For years I have been struggling to get a good night's sleep and that is not the case anymore. I feared this pillow would be too high but I can remove the foam to my preference. It conforms to my head. I am so happy! I am a side sleeper and I am in love with this pillow." β€”MMMM

    Price: $41.99

    2. Or a traditional memory foam pillow for anyone who likes to sink into slumber from all sides.

    Promising review: "This was seriously the best purchase I've ever made on Amazon. I can't believe how amazing these pillows are, I've never felt anything like it! They are like magical heaven puffs, and I will most likely give them out as Christmas presents. I can put my head on this pillow wide awake and actually become so at peace that I fall into a magical sleep." β€”Erynn

    Price: $50.09

    3. A feather down pillow you can machine-wash (knowing you've cleaned off all those bedtime bacteria bugs is seriously gonna help you sleep at night).

    Promising review: "We recently stayed at a fancy hotel and I just loved their pillows, so I decided to finally get a set for myself. I really, really love these! They are so comfy β€” It's like laying your head on a cushiony cloud." β€”Petunia619

    Price: $42.99+ (available in two sizes)

    4. A wedge pillow that'll truly ~lift up~ anyone with acid reflux, snoring concerns, aching neck and shoulders, post-surgery strain, or other sleep struggles.

    Promising review: "I purchased this before my double mastectomy surgery, when I knew I would not be able to use my arms to sit up in bed. It is wonderful!! It has the perfect amount of firmness, support, and comfort! It makes for the perfect night's rest. And once I'm recovered, this will be ideal for watching TV in bed or sleeping elevated when sick with a cold. I am thrilled with my purchase!" β€”Anne

    Price: $69.70

    5. A hypoallergenic density pillow made for your specific sleeping position β€” stomach-sleepers, rejoice!

    Medium density is for stomach sleepers, firm density is for back sleepers, and extra firm density is for side sleepers.

    Promising review: "I ordered the extra firm pillows for side-sleepers and am very satisfied; they are thick and comfortable. I was worried that they'd be too firm, but they are just right. Be sure to watch the video and learn which thickness is right for your sleeping habits!" β€”Patti O'Barr

    Price: $38.90+ (available in three densities and three sizes)

    6. A triangular headboard pillow that deserves some major ~props,~ because it's gonna keep you upright even when you lie down.

    Pretty sure this thing was invented the same day Netflix binging in bed became an acceptable weekend activity.

    Promising review: "I opened the shrink wrap and it s-l-o-w-l-y started to expand. I left it on the floor overnight and the next morning, it was just like the picture! Fully expanded, wrinkles gone, and perfect! I also found side pockets for TV remotes β€” SCORE!" β€”RJCINCARY

    Price: $65.99 (available in 11 colors and six sizes)

    7. A breathable latex foam pillow so you can feel cool and comfortable throughout the night.

    Promising review: "These are by far the greatest pillows ever. They stay fluffy and soft, plus they last a really long time. I got my first one when I was pregnant nine years ago, and I recently had to order another one because my fiancΓ© kept stealing mine!" β€”Kristen

    Price: $37.99+ (available in three sizes)

    8. A cool gel contour pillow that'll keep you from flipping out over flipping your pillow all night trying to get to the cool side.

    Promising review: "WOW! I have finally found the perfect pillow! The gel memory foam keeps my head cool all night long, and I no longer have to keep turning my pillow throughout the night just to get to the cold side. The memory foam is not too soft and not too firm, but somewhere right in the middle. I like to sleep on my side, and I now fall asleep like a baby." β€”Casey T. Pilling

    Price: $37.95

    9. A body pillow honestly everybody is gonna want to borrow because it makes for such a sweet night's sleep

    Promising review: "This is a must-have for pregnant ladies! I just got mine and napped with it and, oh my word, is it fantastic!" β€”Megan Tophinke

    Price: $59.99 (available in five colors)

    10. A 100% cotton pillow for when you watch Paranormal Activity before bed and need some cozy comfort to keep you from thinking about the thing that's probably definitely crawling on your ceiling.

    Promising review: "For being so inexpensive, these pillows are really comfortable! If you like firm pillows, these aren't for you; these are super soft. They also don't feel cheap at all! I loved them and ordered more." β€”Felix Gold

    Price: $23.32

    11. A knee pillow that'll give you a serious ~leg up~ when it comes to falling asleep the fastest.

    Promising review: "I have had both of my hips replaced and have to sleep on my back. I've tried several pillows to place behind my knees for back support and comfort, and this half moon bolster is the absolute BEST! It is just the right height and density and is very comfortable. I'm sleeping so much better!" β€”Sandra M.

    Price: $26.50

    12. A twill bedrest for anyone who needs some ~support~ with their choice to read an entire novel before bed., Michelle Christina Larsen

    Promising review: "Looked high and low for one of these; I finally turned to Amazon and I'm glad I did. This bedrest is like the old ones my grandparents use to have β€” it's very sturdy and offers lots of support. I originally bought it for my mom, and now I want one for my husband and myself for when we watch TV in bed or read." β€”Amazon Customer

    Price: $33.95 (available in five colors)

    13. A contour wave pillow so you can go to sleep without bedtime being a pain in the neck.

    One side of this pillow is made with 50% ice fabric and 50% polyester, which will feel silky, soft, and light in the summertime. The other side is 65% polyester and 35% tencel, which will feel toasty warm in the winter!

    Promising review: "I'm an average guy with a pot belly and lower back pain. I bought this pillow on a whim and prayer, and since the first night sleeping on it, I have had ZERO lower back pain. This pillow is all I use; it supports my neck and balances me out so that I can sleep a solid eight hours pain-free." β€”Amazon User

    Price: $29.99

    14. A control pillow for anyone who would prefer to "hold the ~foam~" when it comes to pillow density. And it's machine washable!

    Promising review: "If you are a side sleeper, back sleeper, face sleeper that ends up on your elbows while breaking your back (yes, I've done this), couch sleeper, or lazy boy sleeper, you NEED this pillow. I've tried hundreds and spent literally thousands on pillows, but this is THE ONE." β€”Tim

    Price: $54.99+ (available in three sizes)

    15. A dense pillow sure to please anyone with a ~firm~ belief in the importance of neck support.

    Promising review: "I've been sleeping on this pillow for over a month now, and I love it just as much today as the first night I slept on it. It's comfortable because it conforms to my body and doesn't crick my neck out of whack by being too firm or high, nor does it flatten out and leave my neck without any support. It's that perfect balance of springy, cushiony support that doesn't strain the neck, even though I am a side sleeper." β€”Call of Kthalia

    Price: $45.52

    16. A shaggy bedrest with the brightest colors and softest touch this side of Sesame Street.

    Promising review: "I love this! I'm in grad school, so I spend a lot of time studying in bed and on the couch, which takes a toll on my back. But this pillow is amazing! I laughed at myself for buying it at first because I'm a grown woman buying a pink shaggy pillow, but ever since it arrived, I won't part with it. I'm not uncomfortable sitting down anymore, and I can read for hours." β€”LawSchoolGal

    Price: $24.99

    17. A contour pillow you would totally stick your neck out for.

    Promising review: "This is the best pillow I've bought for my chronic neck pain. It has definitely helped! When I sleep at my boyfriend's house without this pillow, I can tell the difference; I'm considering buying an extra one for that reason." β€”Kendra O.

    Price: $38.63

    18. A water pillow that'll significantly reduce neck pain and give you the best, um, wet dreams of your life.

    Promising review: "This thing is like sleeping on a cloud! It is by far the best pillow I have ever owned! I put the water in with no problems β€” the included funnel made it so easy! Voila! The perfect firmness for me! I would highly recommend this pillow. My neck and shoulder pain has been slowly going away since I've been using it. I love it!" β€”M. Fletcher

    Price: $48.99

    19. A natural latex zoned pillow β€” it's sure to give you a heavenly night's sleep, what with it being so ~holy~ and all.

    Promising review: "These are by far the best pillows I have ever owned. I originally purchased a Queen, my daughter used it one night, and I never got it back. I needed a King pillow anyway, so I purchased the King version. Everyone uses them in the family. They are perfect, never flat, and have no bad smell. We've had the Queen for almost four years and it is still high, soft, and plush β€” just like the day I purchased it. My wife wanted the low loft plush on the King and there is a noticeable height difference between the high and low. Overall, this is the last pillow you will ever need to purchase. It has held up well. I would not recommend any other pillow." β€”Brian A.

    Price: $99.99 (available in two sizes and four support styles)

    20. And finally, a boyfriend pillow that'll give you comfort and support night after night, no ifs, ands, or ~butts.~

    Promising review: "Let me start off by saying that I bought this as an anniversary present for my (now ex-) girlfriend. This pillow is great. So good, in fact, that my girlfriend left me to start a life with it. She named it Steve. She and Steve now have three children body pillows together and an adorable dog body pillow. This pillow may only look like half a man, but it is twice the man I'll ever be... Prospective buyers beware." β€”C. Hutch

    Price: $34.99+ (available in eight colors)

    Same here, Jeff.


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    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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