BackMax Foam Bed Wedge Body Cushion

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Looking for an bed wedge to sleep elevated to relieve your symptoms of discomfort or simply some R&R? The BackMax is the only multi-functional bed wedge that provides you comfort and support no matter where you sleep. Featuring the “zero-gravity” elevated sleep position, the BackMax provides you with "weightless" comfort to alleviate pressure points. Can be used while it is zippered together, or apart for targeted support where you need it the most.

Provides a non-intrusive solution for those looking for comfort & relief for:
  • After surgeries, accidents and injuries
  • To aid digestion (raises esophagus above stomach)
  • To reduce stress on the back (zero gravity position)
  • To find a comfortable position for rest and relaxation
  • To help alleviate respiratory conditions (snoring, sinus pressure, apnea)
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Multi-Functional Full Body Support - Perfect for Elevation, Recovery from Surgery & Finding a Comfortable Sleeping Position!

The Contour BackMax Body Wedge System has been allowing customers to enjoy total body comfort and support since it was first introduced on TV in early 2000’s. The BackMax is a 3 piece foam wedge pillow set which provides total body support. The multi-functional sleep system also allows you to detach the wedge pieces by unzipping them, which allows you to use each piece individually. By using the pieces together or apart, the BackMax foam wedge system allows you to arrange the wedges for different support positions. So whether you are looking for full body support while sleeping on your back, or elevating your torso or knees for comfortable relaxation, the BackMax Body Wedge System does it all.

Benefits of the BackMax Wedge Pillow System

  • MULTI-POSITIONAL SUPPORT – The BackMax foam wedge system features a unique zipper design that allows your cushions to be used together or apart to provide configurable support and comfort for your entire body – including upper body, legs & feet.
  • SLEEP IN ZERO-GRAVITY – Provides a full incline support wedge for your body alleviating any pressure points while laying down, while also providing elevated support for your upper body, perfect for those struggling with back pain
  • USE ANYWHERE – The foam wedge can be used in bed, on the floor, or the couch or even as a supplement to their adjustable bed for travel
  • ERGONOMIC DESIGN FOR ULTIMATE COMFORT– The foam wedge is ergonomically designed to follow the natural curvature of your spine. This allows your spine to be supported naturally and provides spinal alignment while sleeping, alleviating pressure points & aches for your back, hips, legs & feet
  • REMOVABLE SOFT, BREATHABLE COVER – Now in “Contour Blue”, the cover that comes on the BackMax is made from a soft jersey knit material that promotes air circulation to prevent you from overheating at night or while in use.
  • BONUS! WHEN YOU ORDER TODAY - Order today and receive our half roll custom pillow designed for added cervical support for your BackMax, along with a vinyl storage/travel back for your new comfort system.

Elevate Your Body into Weightless Comfort

For those looking for sleep and support either on their own, or recommended by their doctor, they often turn to foam bed wedges to sleep elevated in an incline position. As a non-intrusive alterative to provide comfort from various symptoms they experience, the BackMax Body Wedge cushion set is the only foam wedge that provides superior comfort and support from head to toe.

  • Relief From Digestive Symptoms - Acid Reflux/GERD/Indigestion
  • Support for Pregnancy Symptoms – Heartburn, Nursing, Back Pain Support
  • Respiratory Relief – Cold/Flu or Allergies, Sleep Apnea, Snoring, COPD
  • Post-Surgery Comfort & Support – Cosmetic Surgery, Shoulder Surgery, Back Surgery, etc.
  • Elevates Your Feet Above Your Heart - helps aid proper circulation, great for those who have edema
  • Pressure Free Support – for back pain, sciatica, hip pain, leg or knee relief
  • Simple Rest & Relaxation – Eating in bed, reading or watching TV
  • Plus Much More - Fibromyalgia, Glaucoma, Hiatal Hernia, Migraines, Multiple Sclerosis, vertigo, spinal support, plus much more!

New Design – Same Great Comfort & Support!

The BackMax Body Wedge System is an ergonomically designed foam bed wedge system that contours to you provided proper spinal alignment. With our NEW model, we have made some design upgrades based on feedback we received from our customers over the years. These design upgrades include:

  • Foam Core Upgrade – features a support foam core & wrapped in 1 inch outer layer of memory foam for not only support, but plushness for comfort!
  • Breathable Removable Cover – no more hot velour cover! The BackMax now has a soft, breathable blue jersey knit cover. The new material now allows you to easily remove and wash your cover without struggling in getting it back on the individual foam wedges.
  • Anti-Skid Design – This makes sure your BackMax stays in place! No more slipping or sliding from the wedges. Now, no matter if you use all of them together or apart, your BackMax foam wedge cushions will stay in place!
  • New Dimensions – we adjusted the overall length of the BackMax Body Wedge Set to better fit our taller customers when zipped together or apart

What Is The Difference Between Each BackMax?

Our BackMax bed wedge system is offered in two different sizes, 20” or 28” widths. Both are exactly the same aside from the width of the cushions. However, even petite framed customers prefer the larger size BackMax as there is more room for their arms to rest comfortably on the side of their bodies versus the standard (20”) width.

How Firm Are The Wedge Pillows Themselves?

We have managed to merge the best of both worlds for total comfort and support. The wedges themselves are constructed with a support foam which helps provide proper support that your body needs. However, we wrapped each piece in a 1 inch thick layer of plush memory foam to provide a more comfortable sleeping surface.

What If I Don’t Like It?

Alongside our 1 Year Warranty for any manufacturing defects, we also provide a 45 Day Comfort Guarantee when you order directly from So if you don’t like it, it may be returned for a FULL product refund! For more information on our return policy, please check out our policies page.

This is not a medical device and is intended only to improve comfort, posture & support. It is not intended to treat any medical conditions


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20 Reviews

  • 5
    Best Option I've found

    Posted by Terri on 5th Nov 2017

    I was sleeping in a recliner for more than a year. I'm now back in my bed. I sleep comfortably thru the night without waking up. I do sleep too warm because of the foam so I'm concerned about comfort during the summer but its great for chillier nights.

  • 5
    Fabulous Backmax Contour Pillows!!!

    Posted by Janice V. on 4th Nov 2017

    I was suffering from the worst back pain. Not even my extra thick pillow top bed was helping anymore. I woke up every day feeling like my back was beaten with a baseball bat. I would wake up from the pain at the worst hours. These three magic contour zero gravity pillows have been the best thing I could’ve purchased all year. My back pain is minimal at best now. The zero gravity element gives relief to not only my back and hips, but my legs as well. I sleep wonderfully now! Thank you!!!

  • 5
    No More Pain Now that I have the Contour BackMax

    Posted by Dr. Herb Ross, author of Sleep Disorders on 9th Oct 2017

    Due to a peripheral neuropathy sleeping on any mattress results in terrible leg pain, and a chronic insomnia due to the pain. I have tried many options including drugs, knee pillows, trying to sleep on my back, or on my stomach, I have always been a side sleeper which really aggravated the pain. In desperation I have been sleeping in my zero gravity chair, with some success, and some discomfort including a waking back pain. Desperate for a solution I googled " sleeping on a zero gravity chair" and found your web site, and ended up buying the body max which I slept on last night with a ***** (5) star experience. Although this was only one night, I feel that I have at last found a solution.
    I should mention that I am a retired holistic chiropractor and the author of a best selling book on how to get a good night's sleep without using drugs (Sleep Disorders)
    Thanks for a great product

  • 5
    I can travel again.

    Posted by Bill Toth on 5th Sep 2017

    After two years I can give up my recliner and am able to travel without dragging a zero gravity chair and padding. I use the wedge every night and I like that I can unzip the parts I don't need. It will be lighter to carry into motel rooms for travel.

  • 5
    BackMax Is Great for Me When I Travel!

    Posted by Ruth Ann Morrison on 8th Aug 2017

    I contacted Customer Service to see if I could purchase a replacement cover for my wide Contour BackMax. I've had my BackMax for a number of years and have hauled it all over the place. It is my means of sleeping away from home [I sleep in a recliner due to numerous medical conditions] and the cover has had a lot of wear and tear. Your Customer Service Manager Lisa Raffety found one in the warehouse. I was able to purchase it at a reasonable price and it shipped the next day, due to arrive tomorrow. I am so pleased with the help that I received! My BackMax gives me the freedom to travel without worrying about how I am going to sleep or even if I will sleep. Thank you so much! When my current Contour BackMax wears out, I will definitely be back for another one!

  • 5
    Best Ever!

    Posted by POB on 24th Jun 2017

    I already have 2 of the BackMax in the 20" width. I use one every nite - alternating once a month to keep them firm. However, I just bought the 28" wide BackMax & I absolutely love it! It is the perfect width to fit my body & arms in a very comfortable position. I started using it because of bursitis in my hip that I was repeatedly getting. I haven't gotten it since using this product. Absolutely love it!

  • 5
    I Now Use It Every Night!

    Posted by Mary Cooper - Cape Coral, FL on 21st Jun 2017

    I bought a BackMax Foam Wedge Body Cushion last year before my surgery and I absolutely love it. I thought I would only use it during my recovery period, but I ended up using it every day. It is a great tool to use to relax after a hard day at work.

    I love the fact that there weren’t any smells associated with the product. I bought one foam product and I ended up having to toss it because it smelled so bad. Plus, the cover is easy to clean.

  • 5
    Returning, Happy Customer!

    Posted by Mark Ahuna on 1st May 2017

    Incredibly fast shipping. I'm a returning customer and this 2.0 model is awesome! Thank you.

  • 5
    Total Comfort.

    Posted by Terri on 22nd Apr 2017

    The BackMax Foam Body Wedge is so comfortable. I have used it for three nights in a row and much to my husband's delight I haven't snored once.
    I suffer from chronic back pain and I haven't had a backache since I started using this product. I am having a hard time adjusting to sleeping on my back since I am a side sleeper but it is worth it to not snore and to be pain free. I highly recommend this product.

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Product Dimensions:
20" Wide : 70 x 20 x 14
28" Wide : 70 x 28 x 14
Shipping Dimensions:
20" Wide : 21 x 16.5 x 16.5
28" Wide: 29.25 x 16.5 x 16.5
Product Weight:
Back Wedge:
15 x 30 x 23
Leg Wedge:
18 x 12 x 30 x 8.5
Foot Wedge:
14 x 14 x 8
Product Material:
Support Foam, Memory Foam, with Stretch Jersey Knit Material
Support Positions:
Back, Hips, Legs, Feet, Stomach, Head
Warranty Policy:
1 Year Contour Customer Care Warranty
Return Policy:
45 Day Comfort Guarantee
Degree of Elevation:
Sleep Position:
Wedge Width:
Wedge Height:
Fixed options at 15 inch and 23 inch
Wedge Type:
Back Pain||Neck Pain||Shoulder Pain||Hip Pain||Knee Pain||Swelling||Edema||Surgical Recovery||Tummy Tuck Recovery||Breast Augmentation Recovery||Back Surgery Recovery||Shoulder Surgery Recovery||Sciatica||Fibromyalgia||Muscle Tension||Acid Reflux
GERD||Snoring||Congestion||Allergies||Cold/Flu Symptoms||Cervical/Neck Surgery Recovery||Breast Feeding Support||General Comfort||Breathing difficulties||Bronchitis||COPD||Eye Pressure||Glaucoma