When your looking for gift ideas to send to someone who has just had surgery, been injured or is suffering from a cold or flu ...think hot and cold. That's right- let them choose if they want to apply heat or cold to help with feeling better, and send this pampering buckwheat pillow gift idea.
This compact, easy to carry buckwheat pillow is filled with premium whole buckwheat seeds that provide soothing comfort when heated in the microwave or chilled in the freezer.
The pillow provides concentrated soothing relief. Buckwheat seeds are the preferred filling for therapy packs over rice and other grains and recommended by professional spas and salons as they retain a gentle moist heat longer. Best of all they are naturally fragrance-free, hypoallergenic and eco-friendly. Makes a great gift for cancer patients who are sensitive to scents but still rely on warming comfort items.
Microwave for penetrating warmth to reduce stress and anxiety, stiff and sore muscles, aching joints, headaches and arthritis pain. Excellent after surgery gift idea. Chill in the freezer for a refreshing cold pack to soothe strained muscles, bruises, insect stings, hot flashes, and reduce inflammation and swelling. The cover is removable and machine washable. Send as a gift to that special athlete!
The Compact Wrap has been specially designed to be heated in the microwave or chilled in the freezer for soothing temperature therapy. It is filled with whole buckwheat seeds. Buckwheat seeds are the fruit (or achene) of the buckwheat plant (fagopyrum esculentum). The seeds possess the special property of retaining and transferring heat/cold for up to 30 minutes.
Filling: Premium Food-grade Buckwheat Seeds
Cover: 54% Rayon 29% Polyester 17% Cotton
Liner: 100% cotton
Size: 10" X 8" | Weight: 2 lb 4 oz
Heat: Place on a clean ceramic or glass plate and microwave for 2 minutes. If not warm enough; continue heating in 10-second increments. Microwaves vary. Times given are approximate. Do not overheat, and always touch test before using. When re-heating cut your heating time in half. WARNING! Do not overheat; risk of fire! Do not heat in a conventional oven or on a stove top!
To Chill: Seal in a plastic bag and place in freezer for 2 hours or more. Can be stored in freezer.
Attention! Remove cover before washing. Do not wash filling. Machine wash cover cold. No Bleach. Tumble Dry Low or Spot Clean. No Iron.