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Introducing Reflex Pillow. A unique pillow that provides outstanding comfort and support while offering several health benefits.
Introducing Reflex Pillow. A unique pillow that provides outstanding comfort and support while offering several health benefits.
Introducing Reflex Pillow. A unique pillow that provides outstanding comfort and support while offering several health benefits.
777 backers pledged €81,059 to help bring this project to life.

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ReflexPillow - Changing The Way You Sleep Forever

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Discover How This Revolutionary New Pillow Will Change Your Life Forever

Reflex Pillow
Reflex Pillow

After 15 years of research, development and testing, we have finally made a pillow which could potentially change the way you feel about sleep.

Imagine waking up after eight hours of the best sleep you’ve ever had. How good would that feel? Imagine how fresh, alert, relaxed, energised and great you would feel. Well, the reality for most people when it comes to sleep is far from perfect.

We all know what a bad nights sleep feels like. We get up the next day feeling wrecked, tired, cranky, irritable, stiff, sore neck, headache, lacking energy..... in other words feeling terrible in every way possible.

What if I told you 98% of good quality sleep and well being is actually down to the pillow you sleep on, would you believe me? Think about it for a second, we spend one third of our lives  in bed sleeping, or trying to sleep, and don’t give a second through to the quality of the pillow we sleep on.

Most people buy the cheapest or nearly the cheapest pillows possible with little or no consideration for the fact that we might in fact be causing a whole range of long term neck, head and upper spine injuries. On top of that there is also the possibility of restricted air flow which causes its own problems. The pillow you are currently using could be the root cause of a lot of your neck, head and upper spine problems. And, it could also be the key reason for heavy snoring, obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) .

For humans good quality sleep is vital for long term health and well being. It is during these hours that our body repairs itself but if our body doesn’t fall into a deep enough sleep or if that sleep is constantly disrupted, recovery and repair by the body is just not as effective. What’s even worse, our sleeping position could in fact be causing a whole range of other short and long term problems.

This is why pillows have now become such a major focus in the science of correct sleeping position and sleep quality. The key factor to ensuring that the greatest benefit is achieved while you sleep is the position of your head, neck, shoulders and spine.

So What Makes This Pillow So Different?

This pillow has been designed to position your spine in its correct alignment when you sleep. While your mattress may support your lower spine, your upper spine (neck area) neeeds even more support as this is the area where most soft tissue and muscle damage occurs. 

The key factor to ensuring that the greatest benefit is achieved while you sleep is the position of your head, neck, shoulders and spine. reflex pillows specially formulated foam means the pillow will hold it shape, even while your head lies on it. And, one of the added benefits of this “reflex foam” is its ability to keep your head cool while you sleep due to its open cell formulated properties. Remember, if your neck is supported properly, your head will also feel very comfortable. 

This pillow is rectangular in shape with a flat base but what sets it apart from other pillows are the two head dips (hollows) on the top side which are divided by a ridge in the center of the pillow which prevents head roll while you sleep. These head dips are for those who lie on their sides. The center ridge which prevents head roll is very important as it keeps your whole spine in its correct alignment. The front side of the pillow has a shoulder slot and neck support which is designed to fit your shoulder thus creating a cradle for your neck.

Reflex Pillow Design
Reflex Pillow Design

To create a firm yet comfortable pillow structure which is necessary to support your neck, after all every good pillow should be about one thing – supporting your neck, a specially formulated polyurethane foam composition called “reflex foam” was engineered. This exclusively formulated foam means the pillow will hold it shape, even while your head lies on it. And, one of the added benefits of this “reflex foam” is its ability to keep your head cool while you sleep due to its open cell formulated properties. Remember, if your neck is supported properly, your head will also feel very comfortable.

Most people sleep on either their back or on their side. If you are one of these people this pillow offers a perfect sleeping solution which is designed to improve neck support and maximize comfort while you sleep on your back or on your side.

In the development of our exclusive “reflex foam” we carried out numerous pressure sensitive tests on various pillows and pillow materials to find a material that would have the least impact and least pressure on the head as it lay on the pillow resulting in maximum comfort.

The diagram below shows the results of pillow pressure tests carried out:

Reflex Pillow Pressure Tests
Reflex Pillow Pressure Tests

 

How Can This Pillow Help Me Sleep Better?

Do any of the following conditions affect you?

  • Stiff, Sore or Tender Neck
  • Sciatica or Back Pain
  • Snoring or Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
  • Restricted or Reduced Oxygen In-Take While You Sleep

This pillow will help you in all of the following ways:

Prevent Neck And Shoulder Pain
It maintains the upper part of your body in the correct alignment position during the whole night which prevents stress and strain of your neck and shoulder muscles.

Prevent Morning Pain (In Back And Other Areas)
It provides full support to your whole body frame and ensures your spine is correctly aligned. As a result, this improves blood circulation and redistributes your body weight correctly which helps prevent stiffness.

Controls/Prevents Snoring
By maintaining your head in the correct position, your neck will also be in the correct position. In doing so, your airways are unobstructed and fully open allowing you breathe normally.

Relieves/Prevents Obstructive Sleep Apnoea 
The unique design of this pillow positions your head in a slight tilt and thus your air passages in a naturally open position. This means your breathing will be normal or less obstructed thus delivering a more refreshed sleep.

Who Am I And Why Take My Word For It?

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My name is Noel O’Connor and I’m a specialist in the treatment of back and neck pain since 1987. To date, I’ve worked with a wide range of patients including leading national and international sports stars from Ireland, the UK and the U.S. who either had or currently have back and neck pain issues. In all the work I’ve done with my clients in that time I came to realise that over 75% of all neck, head and back pain issues were all the same. As part of my research study into the root cause of these problems, often life-debilitating problems, I found that something as simple as the pillow we lie on was the biggest culprit.

Once I had found the real root to the problem I set about engineering a solution in the form a pillow that supports your neck. Neck support while you sleep is absolutely vital. When your neck is aligned and supported correctly virtually all other conditions become non-existent. As the research and development of this pillow continued I realised I was not only developing something which could benefit those who had head, neck or back problems, but it could really benefit everyone. If all truth be told, prevention is much better than cure.

This pillow was designed to offer multiple benefits to the individual user based on information gathered through research of over 30,000 patient’s spanning a period of 27 years of clinical practice. Dissatisfaction with existing memory foam pillows led to the research of other material possibilities and head positioning systems which resulted in the development of the unique foam consistency used in this product together with the combined effect of the various design elements of the pillow.

Here Is What Some People Had To Say About Reflex Pillow

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Why Kickstarter

We are calling on the Kickstarter community to help us launch this new, unique product. We can’t do this without your support so please help us bring this product into mass production so we can change the way people sleep forever.

Risks and challenges

Every Kickstarter project has its risks and challenges. However, we are in a unique position.

Production has already started on a very small scale for our initial launch and we are working very close with an experienced fulfillment company so we already have a professional team in place. A portion of the funding will
increase our production capabilities so we can change the way even more people sleep.

Our biggest challenge will be manufacturing at a much larger scale. In saying this, we guarantee that we will have capabilities to properly manage this risk, appropriately. We will work hard to meet all deadlines, get rewards to everyone on time, and keep you all up to date along the way. Thank you so much for supporting Reflex Pillow and making this unique product come to life.

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    RunningMate Bracelet

    Enjoy your favourite music while running, with this adjustable Reflex Pillow branded armband.

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    Pre-Christmas delivery: 1 Reflex Pillow

    A Pillow So Unique It Will Change The Way You Sleep Forever. Estimated MSRP €89.25

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    Pre-Christmas delivery: 2 Reflex Pillows

    A Pillows So Unique It Will Change The Way You Sleep Forever. Get one for you and one to share! Estimated MSRP €89.25 each.

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