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The best full mattress for 2022 will be available in many sizes

The best full mattress for 2022 will be available in many sizes

If you've been tossing and turning on an old mattress or are stuck in a sinkhole, you might wake up on the wrong side of the bed each morning. And now it's easier than ever to buy one -- you can get an online without ever sitting in a store or waiting weeks for it to be delivered.

You'll want to consider things like mattress construction, mattress type, pressure relief, motion isolation, and your personal preferences. Do you sleep on your back or are you primarily a stomach sleeper?

You'll already get some good full-size mattresses by rounding them down. And, once you find the mattress of your dreams, don't forget to invest in a good bed frame, mattress protector, and box spring to give you some sleep.

The Layla Hybrid has it all. This mattress type is made of several layers, including a, airflow support form and individually wrapped pocketed coils. It was soft and comfortable, but also supportive, like it was contouring my body in all of the right places, without falling too much.

This hybrid mattress had no motion transfer, which is also on my list of mattress must-haves. I wasn't disturbed or jolted awake when my partner tossed and turned, or left the bed to utilize the restroom in the middle of the night.

The Layla Hybrid's middle layer is made from a copper-infused memory foam, which is designed to absorb and disperse heat while you sleep. So unlike other options that can get hot and stuffy, this one stayed fairly cool even in the hotter summer months. The copper is also antimicrobial, so it combats bacteria and other icky things that can build up in the mattress over time

The Layla Hybrid differentiates itself by being a fully-sized mattress. But not only that, one side of the mattress is soft and the other side is firm, so you can change your sleeping experience every so often or test out both sides of mattress firmness to determine which one is right for you.

The Cocoon by Sealy Chill Memory Foam mattress is the perfect combination of softness and sufficient cushioning to help you maintain a strong foundation. While having some firmness level is key, if your mattress is too soft it can cause back pain and many restless nights, you also want it to have enough give to help you contour your body and relieve stress.

The Chill Memory Foam mattress was made of a specialized memory foam that is designed to adapt to your body almost immediately. It also enhanced the comfort of the mattress, providing good pressure relief.

I stayed comfortable and comfortable even with a down comforter.

The Helix Midnight Luxe is a great mattress for those who aren't sure what you want -- or which type of mattress is right for you. This means that its firmness level is equal to soft and firm and that it can please almost everybody.

The Helix Midnight Luxe is a snag for hybrid mattresses that combine high-density memory foam and gel visco combined. It was a great help to those who were dealing with other mattresses and was very comfortable whether they were sitting on the couch or on the back. It is also a fun touch to find.

The Helix Midnight Luxe was designed to be more attractive than other types of mattresses, combining a soft and robust cushioning system that feels more similar to a traditional mattress, without any of the motion adjustments. Read more in our full.

The Amerisleep AS2 Hybrid is a great choice for those who are suffering from -- or who are not suffering from any pain and want to keep it that away. It's made from a proprietary memory foam, called Bio-Pur, that contours your body and provides pressure relief for your back, hips, and shoulders. It's a medium-firm mattress feel that provided enough support to keep my spine properly aligned, but still felt soft enough to have some give for my pressure points.

This foam mattress is a bit shorter response time than memory foam mattresses, but it requires some patience to adjust if you move around at night or change positions. This results in a short run of fatigue, which requires patience to adjust.

The Bio-Pur memory foam is also designed to be more airy and breathable than the denser memory foams, so the mattress doesn't trap heat at all. I never woke up too hot and sweaty even in the warmer months. Read more in our full.

The Purple Hybrid Premier 4 is a dream (pun intended) because of its proprietary Purple Grid. It's different from memory foam, which is the foundation of many of these direct-to-your-door mattresses. It's also strong and supportive, but it's still soft and plush.

The grid gives way to your body, expertly contouring and alleviating pressure when you need it most, like it was made just for you. I immediately felt weightless, almost like I was floating on this full-size mattress, but it was still able to provide motion isolation and prevent motion transfer.

While it's comfortable in all positions, this Purple mattress is especially great for stomach sleepers, especially since it has enough giving to make sure your neck and spine are aligned. Read more in our full.

The avocado green mattress is a lightweight mattress that fits any body and needs it to be comfortable. It's made from cotton, wool, and natural latex, but it's also free of chemicals such as polyester, polyurethane foam and fire retardants. But it's also comfortable and supportive.

The natural latex mattress started to conform to my body and I felt comfortable and supported. The avocado green was a great option for pressure relief, but not so much that I felt like I was sinking into it.

One note: My avocado green mattress came with the optional permanently affixed pillow top (which costs an additional $300 for a full size), so I can't judge the mattress without it. But I will say that the pillow top added a layer of plushness that I believe is worth it. Read more in our full

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good full-size mattress?

A premium full-size mattress will range from $700 to $1,400, but there are plenty of options under $1,000 like Casper or Tuft and Needle. Full-size beds are more affordable than queen or king size mattresses, but are still suitable for couples who wish to share a bed.

What are the dimensions of a full-size mattress?

A full-size mattress measures out to 54 inches wide and 74 inches long, with 4.5 feet wide and 6.25 feet long.

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The information in this article is intended for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended as health or medical advice. Always consult a physician or other qualified health provider regarding any questions you may have about a medical illness or health objective

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