Bamboo is one of the most versatile plants in the world, due to its numerous uses. Bamboo fabric is one of those fabrics that have numerous health benefits, unlike other fabrics available in the market. For starters, bamboo has “bamboo kun”, an antimicrobial bio-agent which allows bamboo to grow without any fertilizers, pesticides or herbicides. As a result of this, bamboo fabric will kill all bacteria from clothes, making them healthy and hygienic. Most other fabrics have chemicals in them to simulate this natural property of bamboo.
Bamboo fabric doesn’t have any sharp protrusions, its round and smooth. Also, bamboo fabric doesn’t need chemical treatment, unlike most other fabrics. Because of these reasons, people who are allergic to natural fabric such as hemp or wool can wear clothes made of bamboo fabric. Bamboo fabric is naturally hypoallergenic, making it comfortable to wear.
Bamboo fabric has UV protective and anti-static properties naturally, which blocks out most of the harmful UV rays from the sun. As a result of this, you won’t have to suffer from any health problems caused by exposure to UV rays. Bamboo fabric is also a good natural thermal regulator. It will keep you warm during winters and cool during summers. As diabetic patients find it hard to cope with extreme changes in temperature, bamboo fabric is beneficial.
Fabrics such as acrylic can cause cancer in human beings. Nylon is harmful because of chemical finishing. Clothes that are wrinkle-free, moth repellant, stain proof, permanent press, stain resistant, or static resistant has a lot of chemicals. However, due to bamboo fabric’s natural properties, manufacturers don’t have to use any chemicals to process it.
Thanks to its various natural properties, bamboo fabric is healthy to use as a material for manufacturing different types of clothes!