Silk, the unparalleled luxury fabric, was first used more than three centuries ago. Flash forward to literally thousands of years later, and people still value this exceptional shimmering textile. Silk continues to reign supreme because it is a supreme fabric, and our products at Bold and Brave are made only of the purest, 100% mulberry silk. The timeless and rejuvenating impacts of this natural fabric have proven its extreme worth in modern society. Here are some reasons why you should add this unique fabric to your health and wellness routines:
1. Silk helps fight the effects of aging.
The uniquely bound structure of silk fiber keeps your skin moisturized which leads to reduced skin redness and wrinkles. It’s anti-aging properties can help keep you looking young and fresh. Other fabrics can dry out the skin, but silk locks in moisture. Our variety of Bold and Brave luxury sleep masks can help battle facial wrinkles like crows feet and under eye bags . It also helps protect and moisturize your eyelashes.
2. Silk is better for your skin.
Once you rest your head on a Bold and Brave silk pillowcase, you’ll never go back to cotton. This skin-soothing fabric has been proven to fight acne, eczema, and psoriasis. Moisturized skin is healthy skin, and silk helps trap moisture. Add a luxury silk pillowcase to your skin care routine!
3. Silk is good for your hair.
One of the most surprising benefits of silk is that it’s good for your hair! Silk hydrates hair and prevents brittleness. The simple act of switching to a silk scrunchie or silk pillowcase can prevent hair loss and damage from snagging or pulling. Silk Scrunchies are among our best selling products at Bold and Brave and make great gifts for your friends (or yourself). They’re as fashionable as they are beneficial.
4. Silk can help fight infection.
Silk products have been proven to limit itching and redness associated with yeast and other bacterial infections. Switching to silk can literally help heal your body. It’s also been proven to reduce environmental allergens like dust, mold, and fungus. Silk is amongst one of the rarest allergens because it is one of the most natural fabrics. Shop our Bold and Brave silk gift sets and start making silk a part of your self care routine.
5. Silk keeps you cool.
Studies show that sleeping in silk can help one maintain a cool body temperature throughout the night. The research shows that a cooler body temperature can lead to better, long lasting sleep. So it doesn’t just feel good to rest your face against the cool side of the pillow, it’s actually better for your health! Bold and Brave silk pillowcases and sleep masks come in a variety of colors that add an elegant touch to any style.
Silk is a luxurious and elegant material that has been around forever for a reason. It’s a superior fabric that can do everything from fight infection to help you sleep better. So next time you ask yourself Is switching to silk worth it? Invest in yourself. Say yes.
Written By: Lindsay Haber