1, smell whether there is a taste At the time of purcha […]
1, smell whether there is a taste
At the time of purchase, it is recommended to ask for shopping guides to take apart new yoga mats. It is not desirable to smell any odors or to smell too heavy or for a long time. Therefore, it is recommended that beginners should go to the physical store to buy yoga mats. It is not safe to smell on the Internet.
2, see if it slips
When you buy a mat, be sure to try the mat on the ground, gently push the mat, there must be a dry feeling, so that it is not easy to slip, strong grip. To avoid excessive residual foaming agent on the surface of the yoga mat, there will be a slippery feeling that is not conducive to exercise safety. Even sweating can also be performed with ease. The bottom of the mat is full of particles and it won't slip.
3, concerned about the material
Material is the most important thing for everyone when buying a yoga mat, and it is also the key to determining the price of the mat. For beginners to buy yoga mats, many of them are good looking ones, but they often overlook the quality of mats. In general, TPE pads are the most environmentally friendly, but the price is higher. PVC foam mats are cheap, available everywhere, and quality is guaranteed. These two kinds of mats are more suitable for beginners to buy. Those who do not consider the price of the best buy high-grade TPE material, buy a good price is recommended to choose PVC foam pad.
4, see if it is easy to break
Before purchasing a yoga mat, it is advisable to carry an eraser with it. Use it to wipe the yoga mat and see if the material is easy to break because a good yoga mat must have certain resistance to pressure and it is not easily torn.
5, yoga mat what material is good
EVA is a hard foam, most of which is used in the manufacture of shoe soles. The odor is heavy. For example, the kind of material used for thick-bottomed platform shoes is used. However, its use for custom yoga mats is not very good, it is not only poor flexibility, and poor anti-skid effect.
PVC foam material
PVC foam material yoga mat is the most common yoga mat material. There is no special chemical odor, even if it is similar to the rubber smell. It is an environmentally friendly material and does not harm the human body itself. PVC foam material yoga mat is very elastic, it is also very slippery, very flat on the ground, the price is moderate, so deeply loved by the public. At present, 80% of yoga mats are now made of PVC foam.
TPE material is an environmentally friendly material that is recyclable, reusable and reduces pollution. TPE yoga mats have good elasticity, good anti-slip effect, good toughness, and strong tension. However, its high material prices are mainly used by high-consumption consumers in the European, American, and Chinese markets.