Natural Calming Sensory Weighted Blanket
Several studies* show that the gentle pressure of a weighted blanket (equal to 10-15% of your body weight) relaxes the nervous system by mimicking a hug or an embrace. The science behind these weighted blankets is called Deep Touch Pressure (DTP). This is the term for the feeling of gentle, distributed weight on the body.
This decreases the stress hormone known as cortisol and increases serotonin and melatonin