5 Fascinating Sleep Devices With Over 1000 Amazon Reviews

Sleep—we crave it and we need it, but we never seem to get enough of it. A new Consumer Reports survey of 4023 adults found that 27% of Americans suffer from insomnia while 68%—the equivalent of 164 million people—struggle with sleep at least once a week. These are sobering statistics, which is why we’re dedicating the next few days to this ever-elusive, never-can-have-enough part of our lives. Welcome to Byrdie’s first-ever Sleep Week, wherein you can expect detailed accounts of our own editors’ sleep trials and tribulations, the latest products to help you nod off, and all the new relevant research. Suffice to say, we’re obsessed with getting more shut-eye (the quality kind, too), and hopefully our obsession will ensure you wake up more mornings feeling well rested and less like you want to hurl your alarm clock across the room. Read (and rest) up!

Ah, sleep—it's a magical but seldom-experienced activity for some. In 2017, women are busier than ever, and I know I speak for most of us when I say we wish we could fit in a full eight hours of sleep each night but usually can't. Sometimes our bodies just have a mind of their own, forcing us to stay up way past our bedtimes. So what's a girl to do?

We turn to technology, that's what. This time, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to do some research on our favorite beauty retailer of the moment: Amazon. There, we found five sleep-inducing devices that have more than 1000 promising reviews from Amazon users. Whether you're having trouble sleeping through the night, can't force yourself out of bed in the morning, or are constantly find yourself googling “how to fall asleep,” keep scrolling as we count down these five top-rated Amazon sleeping devices!