Care and Use Instructions

The Mini

When using on the eyes it can be adjusted by pinching the middle so each side  hangs at the ideal distance. You can further adjust the fit and softness of the pillow by twisting the thin middle section before placing it on your eyes.

The Mini was originally designed for the eyes but we have found it to be nurturing when placed on or below the clavicular joint, on the hyoid (Adam’s apple) and thymus gland, the forehead and on various places on the abdomen while lying face up. It also lends its gentle relaxing presence to the top of the shoulders while seated.

The Heart

Healing for the wounded heart or soothing for the weary heart use this pillow on your heart, nape of the neck, throat, or anywhere else in need of soothing.

The unique heart shape lends itself to bilateral uses. We have a saying:”Two hearts are better than one” because we like to put one Heart on the top of each shoulder with the points facing outward.  

The Round

This is our all purpose pillow. Originally designed to soothe those anxious gut feelings, the Round has a great comforting weight and presence helpful on all parts of the body wether to protect and soothe on top or support underneath. Try it under your wrists, knees, neck, ankles.

The Long

Lying face up stretch the pillow on your midline from the clavicular joint to the pubic bone. For spinal support stretch the pillow on a comfortable surface. Spread the seeds evenly or bunch them in specific areas for extra support. Lay down centering your spine on the pillow from your tailbone to the base of your cranium. The pillow can also be used as a wrap on any part of your body.

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Warming Your Comfort Pillow

Warm in a microwave. Do not heat in a conventional oven or if wet. Use standard microwave precautions.

  • The Mini: 30 seconds
  • The Heart: 1 minute (depending on the strength of your microwave)
  • The Round: 2 minutes (depending on the strength of your microwave)
  • The Long: 2-3minutes (depending on the strength of your microwave)

Check for adequate heat and hot spots before use.

Cooling Your Comfort Pillow

Place your pillow in the freezer in a sealed ziplock bag or container to keep the moisture out. Remove as much excess air as possible before sealing. Leave as long as needed to cool. You can also store your Comfort Pillow long-term in the freezer if you like to use it cold. Pillow will remain pliable and soft when cold.

Caution

If any medical condition exists, use caution or check with your doctor before use. Do not use with infants and young children without supervision.
Do not leave pillow unattended around animals such as birds and chickens who love seeds!

Content

Comfort Pillows contain unscented food grade, organic flax seeds only.

Maintenance

  • You can wash the outer covering of the Round and Long Comfort Pillows. Dry on a delicate setting.
  • Never wash the black inner bags containing the seeds!
  • The Mini and the Heart cannot be washed.
  • For health reasons, if you are using your Mini on the eyes of multiple individuals, use a protective barrier.
  • Do not overheat as it may burn the flax seed.

Storage

Store in a clean, dry environment away from moisture, small children, and pets.

Allergies

Do not place directly on the skin if you or your clients are allergic to flax seeds. If you or your clients experience an allergic reaction, please call 911 or go to your nearest urgent care.

Participate

We are continually discovering new uses for our pillows. If you find an interesting use for your pillows please email your experiences so we can share your idea with others.