Your mattress will be easy to become a culture dish for dust mites if you don’t care for the hygiene of your sleeping environment. And these may make you allergy with some troublesome symptoms. Therefore, an anti dust mite mattress is needed. Even if you are not allergic to dust mites, it is still a good habit to clean your mattress and bedding once in a while.
Dust mites are too small to be discovered by the naked eye. They feed on flakes of shed human skin so that mattress is a “good” environment for them with shed skin and perspiration providing an ideal living environment.
Why dust mites is a big problem of mattress’s hygiene and people’s heath. Dust mites can excrete enztymes, which may cause people allergy to it and then trigger some symptoms like sneezing, wheezing, coughing and lacrimation. No matter whether you will allergy or not, it is necessary to make prevention and solution to avoid this problem.
What are the ways to anti dust mites and make the mattress clean?
First of all, you should use detergent and clothing-accessible disinfectant to wash your sheet and pillowcases. Someone suggested that bedding can be washed at high temperature water, or pillowcase can be wrapped into a plastic bag and then placed in the freezer for 48 hours to kill dust mites.
Moreover, for cleaning the mattress, using the baking soda and vacuuming is the most common method to clean the mattress. You can mix several spoons of baking soda with a few drops of essential oil you adore, and equably sprinkle on the top of the mattress and stay it for 15 minutes. Then using the vacuum to fully clean up the baking soda. And the dust mites will be suck up at the same time. But please not directly try this method on latex or memory foam, because it may damage your mattress.
What’s more, pay attention to your sleeping environment. Reduce the humidity of your mattress and bedroom, because wet environment is a good living condition for dust mites. And don’t forget to clean your pillow and mattress cover regularly, because your skin touch on them everyday.
Finally, it is suggested to buy a mattress that can be dust-mite resistant. Latex foam is a good choice with dust-mite function. In LEIZI, our products are strictly produced and supervised, and the materials are chosen on the standard of anti-microbial and dust-mites prevention, which can sleep in security and healthy.
Through this article, hope you won't get in trouble with dust mites on mattress. And hope you enjoy restful and comfortable sleeping at night.