Sobakawa Buckwheat Pillow

The Sobakawa Buckwheat pillow is a type of pillow that has been used for centuries and for good reason. Not only is it 100% cotton, it is filled with buckwheat hulls that adjust their shape in accordance with your head and neck. This type of pillow found popularity in the Orient and maintained said popularity for hundreds of years.


The buckwheat hulls that are present in the pillow possess qualities which make them therapeutic and comfortable, allowing for a good night’s sleep. These therapeutic abilities far surpass the ones provided by the traditional feather and foam pillows. It furthers helps cool your head, which allows you to resist various ailments which include irritability, insomnia, sluggishness, headache and stiff neck.

The fabric of the pillow is made from cotton, which helps increase air circulation, comfort and is also durable. They will manage to keep your neck straight, allowing for a good night’s sleep as well as letting you wake up without any neck or back pain at all.


People might consider paying $20 for one pillow to be a little steep. Furthermore, the pillow is not very large and some people may find it too small for their comfort. The beads attached to it can be noisy at times and make it hard to sleep. Also, some people may find the buckwheat a bit hard for their taste, which is something they should consider before making such a purchase.


If you are a person who does not mind a comparatively small pillow and appreciate the therapeutic powers of buckwheat, then this is the pillow for you. Dozens of people have described the positive medicinal effects the Sobakawa Pillow has had on them. They have particularly emphasized the ability of the buckwheat to adjust according to the user’s shoulders and neck.