How do yoga mat straps work?
Yoga mat straps are a streamlined way to get your mat from home to work to the studio with no hassle. They wrap around both ends of the rolled mat, creating an easy shoulder strap. Some straps you can use during class to deepen stretches and create extra space in difficult poses.
What are yoga straps for?
Straps are mainly used for stretching so that users achieve wide range of motion. Even people who stretch their legs while doing sitting poses can benefit from these straps. One technique is to grab both ends and pull it towards them while leaning into the pose.
How do you pack a yoga mat?
Choose a light and thin bag that can hold your mat rolled tightly so that it fits within the walking pole or tent straps on the outside of your backpack. Also try to limit any grips, clips or fastenings on the yoga mat bag or case that might get caught when your bag is in transit.
How long do Lululemon yoga mats last?
Mine has held up for over four years without flaking or tearing. If you’re concerned with sweat stains or shoe marks, I’d suggest one of the patterned options, or just embrace those smears as badges of honor of an enthusiastic yoga practice.