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Layer firmness for Smaller people

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24 Jun 2020 14:05 #1 by DSB
Recently purchased a 9" Natural Latex Mattress from Flexus so 3" Firm, 3" Medium, 2" Talalay Soft and 1" cover, which is nice, but feels too firm for me. I don't want "ultra plush", but definitely don't want it this firm. I haven't slept on it for the complete 30 days yet, but I don't see it getting too much softer after sleeping on it for a few weeks. I'm a 135 lbs 5'9" male, usually back/side sleeper, and was wondering what others might have switched layers to.

Comparing ILDs of other mattresses, it seems like Soft(T), Soft (Dunlop), Medium(D), wouldn't be too bad, or at least I could then reearange to Soft Medium(D) Soft (D) for a little more firmness.

Does this seem to lack support? Are there any other small men out there who have the same problem? Thanks!

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