Latex is a natural product which is a milky, sticky colloid extracted from the bark of the rubber tree (hevea brasiliensis). This latex among other ingredients consists of various types kinds of proteins some of which are thought to be the cause of allergies.
Ainsworth's bedroom has a charming country feel. Sunlight brightens the room, softened by lace window treatments. The cotton and wool bedding is environmentally friendly; the natural latex mattresses are from Savvy Rest in Charlottesville, Virginia. The bed frame itself is a recycled family treasure, repainted using a white nontoxic BioShield stain.