What materials are there for yoga mats? Which material is good?
At present, the yoga market is developing very fast. With the yoga mat, many new brands are appearing at a rapid speed. In fact, the material of the yoga mat is not much, as long as you recognize the material, it is easy to buy. There are four types of yoga mats on the international market: rubber mats, TPE mats, and PVC mats. These mats have various characteristics and are suitable for different yoga practitioners.
Rubber Yoga Mat: It is a classic yoga mat. The authentic rubber mat is made of natural rubber. It is expensive and the price of small rubber mat is around 300-1000 yuan. The natural rubber mat has good ductility, high weight and no harm to the human body. It is a very high-end yoga mat. Some people compare the rubber mat to the royal family in the yoga mat.
Linen Yoga Mat: It is a classic yoga mat. The authentic linen mat is made of natural linen mixed with natural rubber. The natural linen pad is soft, absorbs sweat, has a high weight, and does not harm the human body. It is a very high-end yoga mat. Some people compare the linen mat to the aristocrat in the yoga mat.
TPE Yoga Mat: TPE Yoga Mat is a blend of natural latex and linen yoga mat. It is currently the best environmentally friendly yoga mat material that can be recycled and will not cause environmental pollution after being discarded. Professional yoga practitioners accept this mat.
TPE pad features: non-toxic, PVC-free, metal-free. Natural oxidative cracking, which can be recycled and avoid environmental pollution. Soft, affixed, tiling the ground, the entire mat can hold the ground and grab the ground. Lightweight, each mat is about 1200 grams, about 300 grams lighter than PVC foam mats, easy to carry and collect. Waterproof, non-slip, even if the soles of the feet and palms are sweating, doing yoga exercises on the top, the anti-slip effect is still excellent. The anti-slip particles are beautiful on the front and back, and the anti-slip effect is better. Good elasticity and strong resilience. Although it is 6 mm in thickness and yoga on it, it will feel soft and comfortable, and it will not feel thin at all. The price is higher than the PVC mat.
PVC yoga mat: Chinese name is polyvinyl chloride, which is the most common material on the market. Compared with other yoga mats, its biggest advantage is its affordable price. The mat has a uniform hole and a slightly denser density with an anti-cracking cloth. For ordinary yoga enthusiasts, quality is also ok. The new material made of PVC has no odor and is harmless to the human body. However, if a product made from recycled materials is toxic, it will still be harmful to the human body. The embossed anti-slip lines that have been used for a long time are generally scattered.