1, smell whether there is a taste When buying, it is recommended to ask the guide to open the new yoga mat, smell whether there is an odor, odor is too heavy or long-lasting is not desirable.
Therefore, it is recommended that beginners best go to the brick-and-mortar store to buy yoga mats, online buy not smell not too assured.
2, to see if slip Buy mats, must try the mat on the ground, gently push the mat, must have a dry feeling, so that it is not easy to slip, graspstrong. Avoiding excessive residue of foaming agent on the surface of the yoga mat will have a slippery feeling, which is not conducive to the safety of practice.
Even sweaty exercises can be exercised on top of it, and the bottom of the mat is full of particles and will not slip.
3, pay attention to the material Materialist is the most attention we should pay attention to when buying high-temperature yoga mats, but also the key to determine the price of mats, beginners buy yoga mats, many are good-looking buy, but often ignore the quality of the mat. Generally speaking, TPE pad is the most environmentally friendly, but the price is also higher. PVC foam mats are cheap and beautiful, available everywhere, the quality is also guaranteed. Both mats are more suitable for beginners.
Those who do not consider the price are best to buy high-end TPE material, buy cheap is recommended to choose PVC foam mat.
4, to see if it is easy to break
Before you buy a yoga mat, it is recommended to take an eraser with you and use it to wipe the yoga mat to see if the material breaks easily, because a good yoga mat must be resistant to pressure and not easily torn.
5, yoga mat what material is good
EVA material EVA is a hard foam, mostly used in the manufacture of soles, the smell is heavy, such as that kind of thick-soled muffin shoes used that material.
However, it is not very good for the custom yoga mat, it is not only poor elasticity, but also poor anti-slip effect.
PVC foam material PVC foaming high-temperature yoga matishes are currently the most common yoga mat material. This has no particular chemical odor, even if it is similar to rubber. It belongs to the environmental protection material, itself for the human body is not harmful. PVC foam material yoga mat elasticity is very good, is also very non-slip, tiled on the ground is very volt, the price is moderate, so well-loved by the public.
Currently 80% of yoga mats are now made of PVC foam.
TPE material TPE material is an environmentally friendly material that can be recycled, reused and reduced pollution. TPE material yoga mats mainly have good elasticity, anti-slip effect, good toughness, strong tension characteristics. However, its high material prices, mainly used in the European and American markets or the Chinese market high consumer groups.