IT might sound over-dramatic- but let’s face it, our pillow is easily one of our most prized possessions.
After all, it’s the difference between a good and bad’s night sleep for us.The mum shared her quick tip to see if your pillow needs replacing[/caption] She recommended folding your pillow to see if it bounces back[/caption]
But while we’ve got into the habit of changing our bed sheets once a week, we can’t actually remember the last time we replaced our pillow.
And according to this cleanfluencer, there’s a VERY easy (and kind of gross) way to tell if it’s “expired”.
Earlier this week, TikTok star Carolina Mccauley shared her top three bedroom cleaning hacks in a viral video that’s racked up over 289,000 views.
First up, the mum mixed vinegar, oil, water and soap to clean her surfaces – which she claims stops dust from building up.
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What’s more, Carolina recommended vacuuming your mattress once every week to avoid dust mites.
However, it’s the pillow tip that’s really blowing people’s minds.
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She wrote: “Check if your pillows have expired by folding them and holding them for 30 seconds.
“If it springs back, it’s still good.”
And if it doesn’t, that means it’s probably being weighed down with dead skin and sweat so can longer offer the support you need for a good night’s sleep.
“Wait,” one stunned fan replied. “Pillows expire?!”If it doesn’t spring back, that means it’s time for a few pillow[/caption]
Another added: “My pillows: .”
“My duck down pillow did not flop back,” a third replied. “It crawled away and hid in the corner.”
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