Does yoga mat need to be cleaned?
Commonly used yoga mats are mostly foam material, easy to filth, and then breed bacteria, may lead to folliculitis, body ringworm, athlete's foot, and even induced allergic dermatitis and asthma. So yoga mat cleaning is necessary.
Yoga mat cleaning cycle.
Dermatologists recommend that yoga mats should be cleaned once every other week.
Yoga mat overdue cleaning hazards
For a long time to do a yoga or just getting started and used to use public yoga mats, easy to breed bacteria, may cause folliculitis, tinea, beriberi, and even induced allergic dermatitis and asthma, but also easy to infect and infect a variety of skin diseases The
Use yoga shop towels to avoid yoga mats of bacterial damage.
Practice yoga in particular public places, yoga mats are common long-term use very little cleaning, for this situation how are we right? Our advice is to use yoga shop towels. Yoga shop towel can effectively prevent harmful substances in yoga mats from harming bacteria. Note: yoga shop towel should also be cleaned in time.
Yoga mat how to wash
Usually easy to clean, with a wet towel directly wipe clean, dry on it, or you can use two glasses of water and 4 drops of dishwashing detergent into the sprayer, spray the yoga mat, and then dry cloth dry.
If the mat is very dirty, you can use a neutral cleaning solution directly washed with water, is not recommended to use detergent water to clean. Because it is difficult to wash off the detergent residue, will make yoga mats slip. Wipe the mat gently with a cloth dampened with a mild detergent solution, then rinse off with water, and finally roll up the yoga mat with a dry towel to dry the excess water and dry it. In addition, do not let the sun straight PVC and TPE material yoga mat, will accelerate the aging of the material.
Use yoga mat cleaning agent
Yoga mat cleaning agent is a basic essential oil containing organic lotion, keep yoga mat clean, fragrance. Non-phosphorus chelating agent, biodegradable, non-alcoholic and its degradation mats dampness ingredients.
Daily cleaning: spray about 20 times directly to the mat. Wipe with a damp cloth. Air dry and then roll up or use.
Deep cleaning: Spray about 55 times directly to the mat. Stay for 3-5 minutes. Wipe the surface with a damp cloth to remove stains. Wipe the mat with a clean cloth. Air dry and then roll up or use.