Sleeping masks are special band-like structures that help in ensuring a sound sleep buy cutting off all external light. Having created a sense of darkness, they favour the conditions for release of melatonin, the sleep-inducing pigment. They are even known to trigger the release of serotonin, the hormone responsible for relaxing the mind and ultimately instigate a sense of comfort required to sleep. Having said this, it wouldn't be wrong to also label them as travel essentials that help your body relax and sleep even under challenging travel conditions. In the listicle below, find some of the best sleeping masks that'll help you fall asleep comfortably.
This comfortable sleeping mask cuts off light effectively. It comes with a larger coverage area and additional hidden nose wings that ensure a complete blockage of light. The headband too can be adjusted as per convenience, and needless to say, offers a comfortable fit. Overall the mask is super soft and doesn't touch the eyelids, enabling its use even with eye makeup on. It is made from low bound memory foam and elastic polyester that are resistant to fading and bacteria.
This comfortable sleeping mask has been made using skin-friendly low memory foam that helps in a total blackout of light. It comes along with an easy-to-adjust headband and facilitates sleep even when it’s bright.
This travel-friendly eye mask, with prominent contour shaped eye space, helps in staying fresh and well-rested. It runs deeper and wider than traditional flat ones and is made of two super-soft layers of low rebound memory foam and elastic polyester. It doesn't rub against the eyelids or put any pressure on them. In the nose section, it has been equipped with invisible foam to effectively cut off the light entering from there.
Bid adieu to sleepless nights with this high-quality sleeping mask that comes along with deeper contour shaped eye space. Facilitating a complete blackout from light, this mask makes for an ideal sleeping partner.
This super-smooth eye mask is made from mulberry silk, one of the most recommended fabrics. Being superior in quality than polyester and nylon masks, it offers a soft touch. It keeps the light off effectively and comes in handy in dozing off even during bright daylight, making it ideal for travel purposes. Given its multiple benefits, this mask is also well suited for meditation. Its natural hypoallergenic fibres keep dry air from reaching the skin.
One of the most recommended sleeping masks, this one is made from super-smooth mulberry silk that comes with a soft touch. This mask comes handy while travelling, meditation or even while sleeping in a shared room with lights on.
A hit amongst kids and ladies alike, this beautiful eye mask makes for a perfect Instagram prop! Made from a plush material, the mask is naturally super soft and makes for an attractive visual candy. However, the mask isn't just decorative; it effectively blindfolds the eyes, ensuring a sound sleep. High in quality, this mask also comes with long durability.
Now click that perfect Instagram picture with this adorable unicorn-themed sleeping mask. A riot of colours, the mask is a visual treat and also comes with good durability.
By cutting off light, they help in creating a sense of darkness, and stimulating the release of melatonin and ultimately sleep.
They are much cheaper and affordable as compared to other alternatives of cutting off light, such as blackout curtains.
They enhance the release of serotonin by cutting off light, which stimulates a sense of relaxation and comfort.
By preventing any dust or pollutant from entering the eyes or interacting with the skin around it, they help in preventing dryness of eyes.
Some sleeping masks even prevent puffing and wrinkling of skin around the eyes.
|Best Sleeping Masks For A Safe And Sound Sleep||Price in India|
|Hush Plug Sleep & Meditation Eye Mask for Women & Men. 100% Blackout with Breathable Memory Foam. Premium Quality Travel eye shade cover.||₹ 999|
|FW FAMEWORLD ® Cotton Blind Sleeping Slip Night Black 3D Cover Super Soft and Smooth Travel Eye Mask for Men and Women with Earphones Pouch||₹ 249|
|FOM (Friends of Meditation) Mulberry Silk , Smooth Sleep Mask and Blind Fold (Maroon) with Ear Plug||₹ 349|
|Zoylink Plush Multicolour Fashion Cute Cartoon Elastic Band Sleep Eye Mask for Girls||₹ 399|
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