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What to Look for When Buying Bed Sheets

While browsing through Target the other day, I wandered into the bedding section to see what other options were out there for the average consumer. Might I add, I obviously chose Target for market research purposes, not to browse their new fall women’s clothing collection or anything absurd like that. $75.00 later… Ok, ok, I […]

Debunking the Myths of Polyester

Researchers estimate that we spend nearly 1/3 of our lives asleep. For the non-mathematicians out there like myself, that’s 200,000 hours that we’re spending in a horizontal sleep-state. When you put it that way it makes sense when someone claims to have “woken up on the wrong side of the bed”. If you’re sleeping on […]

Let ’em breathe, baby: Eliminate excess layers pronto!

Do the phrases “warm and toasty” or “thick wool” or “fleece-lined” make you cringe as much they do me? In my sleeper story book, all of those phrases have one dreaded ending…more heat! And what do we know about more heat if you’re suffering from hyperhidrosis or menopause… more heat = more sweat! Here at Wicked […]

Medications that Elicit Night Sweats

In cases where your night sweats are not triggered by a medical condition, menopause, or something as simple as too many blankets on the bed, your medication may be the culprit. Night sweats are a common side effect of many medications, such as: Antidepressants Antipyretics (fever-reducer) Hormone therapy Hypoglycemic Agents The following is a list […]

Sleep Disturbia!

Help! I’m suffering from Sleep Disturbia! According to the National Sleep Foundation, 75% of American Adults have slumber “problems”. Amongst that group, nearly all of them are not getting the doctor’s recommended 7-8 hours of sound sleep per night (www.sleepfoundation.org). As we all know, sleep is one important contributor to our overall health. Some of […]

Wicked Sheets Keeps Product American-Made and Socially Responsible

Wicked Sheets in the News Written By: Lewis Bertolucci, louisville.com, Posted on: Oct. 11, 2012, 12:57 pm, read original article here. Founder and CEO of Wicked Sheets, Alli Truttmann, keeps her cool as customer demand heats up. National sleeper preference studies report that the top characteristics of a good night’s sleep include: temperature, mattress quality, […]

To Wrinkle or Not to Wrinkle; That is the Question!

I was watching the Today show this morning, when an ear-catching segment started to run. They were noting that sleep is one of the most important contributors of “radiant, glowing, wrinkle-free skin” (http://today.msnbc.msn.com/). I put down my computer screen and turned up the volume. I’ve talked about the benefits of sleep for your health and skin before, […]