Our silk scarves are not only cheerful, elegant and timeless. Thanks to the natural silk with which we make them, silk scarves and scarves also have great properties for the skin and health. Do you know the benefits of silk?
There are many benefits and advantages of using silk. Although this fiber is somewhat delicate, it is worth betting on it, both in fashion accessories such as scarves, as in bedding or pajamas.
Properties and benefits of silk on the skin: Hypoallergenic and anti-dust mites
One of the great properties of silk on the skin is that it is a fabric very resistant to dust mites and bacteria: It does not produce odors or absorb dust. In addition, it does not harm sensitive, dry or irritable skin, which is a great advantage for people allergic to synthetic fabrics who suffer from eczema.
Silk garments perspire naturally and prevent overheating.
People who are very hot or who live in very hot climates should also be aware that silk absorbs and transfers excess heat and moisture and therefore. This is especially useful when using bedding made of this fabric, as it maintains a very comfortable environment when sleeping.
Silk allows moisture to be expelled to the outside, preventing mildew and bad odors.
Regulates body temperature
This natural fabric is an excellent temperature regulator. Thanks to its insulating effect, it helps maintain body temperature. When it is cold, the heat is kept inside the silk thanks to the air between its threads.
Advantages of using silk for people with respiratory conditions
Unlike many other fabrics, silk does not release particles or substances that can affect the respiratory tract. This is a great advantage for all people with respiratory conditions, as well as helping to prevent these health problems.
Silk is light and relaxing
Who doesn’t relax by enjoying the soft, light touch of silk? Thanks to its natural components, silk provides a pleasant sensation of softness, which helps to relax the nervous system and make you feel better.
Silk is the finest, lightest and most flexible natural fiber that exists. This makes it a very comfortable fabric, which does not exert any pressure points on us. In this way, it facilitates the natural movement of the body, making it very comfortable to wear.
In addition, silk adapts perfectly to the shape of the body, so in addition to being comfortable, it is a very flattering fabric.
Silk is strong and durable
Although it is a very light fabric, silk is also stable, resistant and very durable by nature. It is a fabric that does not warp or bulge, always maintaining a smooth surface.
Thanks to these properties of silk, garments made from this fabric stand the test of time. So when you buy a silk scarf from our online scarf store, you are buying a complement for life.
As long as it is properly cared for, silk is a very durable fabric that retains its soft texture, sheen and colors. That is why it is so important to store it properly, in a place not exposed to the sun, since sunlight can weaken its structure.
Did you need more reasons to buy one of our scarves? We hope you enjoyed learning a little more about this special fabric.