What every best Mattress Toppers has:
- Combines cushioning with support.
- Has a smooth surface.
- Regulates body heat.
If you want to soften up a too-firm mattress or extend the life of an older mattress, reviewers say you can't go wrong with the DreamFoam 2" Gel Swirl. It gets high marks from reviewers for its comfort, without retaining as much heat as other memory foam mattress toppers. Motion isolation is also reported as excellent. This topper is made from CertiPUR-certified gel-infused memory-foam. It comes with a three-year warranty.Buy for $67.99
Latex is a good choice if you want to avoid the chemicals in foam, and the Sleep On Latex Pure Green 2-inch mattress topper is one of the best. Made from 100 percent natural Dunlop latex, most say it offers great comfort and support, but still responds well to changes in position. The Pure Green line comes in six sizes and three firmness options, as well as three thicknesses.Buy for $149.00
Reviewers love the Natural Baffle-channel Featherbed for its soft, yet supportive properties. The removable, washable cotton cover makes this a great value, and owners say it has all the comfortable benefits of a featherbed without the drawbacks of sharp or noisy feathers. It comes in twin, queen and full sizes, and is reported as very well-made and durable. We saw very few reports of compression or heat retention.
Expert and user reviewers all give the SnugSoft Elite Bed Mattress Cover high scores. They praise its overall comfort and remarkable ability to regulate body temperature, keeping sleepers warm in winter and cool in summer. These mattress toppers are naturally resistant to dust mites, making them a good choice for allergy sufferers. The SnugSoft is 2 inches thick and corner straps hold it in securely place on the mattress.Buy for $176.00
Tens of thousands of happy reviewers say the SafeRest Premium Hypoallergenic Waterproof Mattress Protector is the best waterproof mattress pad you can buy. While it's not a true mattress topper, users say it has enough thickness that it adds to their existing mattresses comfort. Unlike some waterproof mattress pads, the SafeRest is quiet and breathable. It's also machine washable. This mattress pad comes in twin, twin XL, full, queen, king and California king.Buy for $34.95