Moreover, a blend of cotton terry surface preserves the soft, and breathable feel of your mattress for a peaceful night's sleep.Family Bedding Terry Cotton 100% Waterproof Bed Mattress ProtectorIt also provides a barrier between you and the dust mites that can live in your mattress. Dust mites can live in any home regardless of cleanliness, requiring moisture, bacteria and skin cells to survive. Their droppings contain an allergen which some people react to. It can be used alone with your normal bedding or alongside other waterproof bedding items. Protect your mattress from staining from perspiration, incontinence, accidental spillsIdeal for travelling or general home use - With elasticated sides, this cover goes on and off just like a fitted sheet. It is ideal for at home or for taking with you on holiday to protect against dust mites in the mattress. Care instructions: Caring for your mattress protector could not be easier. Just machine wash with the rest of your bedding at temperatures up to 40c then tumble dry (or hang out on the line) and put straight back on your bed - no ironing is required.FeaturesProtects your mattress from stains and spills. Fully fitted elasticated sides to ensure sheet stays in place.Provides a barrier between you and the dust mites, effectively starving and killing them100 percent waterproofIdeal for travelling or general home use. Waterproof Crafted from waterproof fabric protection this mattress protector will shield your mattress from spillages or accidents and help keep your mattress clean.