Weighted blankets are developed relieve stress and anxiety. Using these blankets, gives the sensation of being hugged or embraced. They are custom made according to your height and body weight.
However, they offer much more than just a hug. Studies have shown that using a weighted blanket increases the level of serotonin and melatonin as well as reducing cortisol. Also, weighted blankets contribute to the improvement of your mood by helping you to achieve a restful sleep throughout the night.