If you lie diagonally in the hammock the velcro strip should not give you much hassle. If it really bothers you you can either add a pad inside the hammock (the $5 blue WalMart CCF pad works great. In the camping section.) or get a top entry hammock.
“Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it."