Do You Wash Your Pillowcase?

How often do you wash your pillowcases?  2% of Americans say they’ve NEVER washed theirs.  You’re supposed to do it every week or two at the very least.

Since pillowcases absorb a lot of dirt, oil, and dead skin, you’re supposed to wash yours every week or two at the very least.  But a lot of Americans aren’t hitting that mark.

  • Around 1 in 3 people admit they go longer than that . . .
  • Most people don’t go more than a month. That includes 35% who said they wash them at least once a week.
  • Women wash their pillowcases more often than guys do.
  • 2% of Americans who say they’ve NEVER washed their pillowcases. People under 25 are the most likely to be sleeping on pillowcases that have never been washed.


How long has it been since you washed your pillowcase?