There are so many different types and styles of yoga mats out there… the choice can be overwhelming!
Here are 3 different style of yoga mats and pilates mats and categories for choosing a yoga mat right for you and the style of Yoga & Pilates you practice:
- Sticky yoga mats last a LONG time but can be coated in chemically which can be harmful in the first few months of use!
- Eco-Friendly yoga mats are usually made from natural tree rubber or recycled rubber. They are less harmful for the environment and, and are great if you have allergies and sensitives.
- The All natural yoga mat, are more traditional and are similar to those used by the original yogis. They are made from cotton, wool, hemp or grass. They are sustainably made but need a non-slip surface and offer much less cushion.