How to care for a yoga mat -Open cell material-

A yoga mat is a must-have for practicing yoga.
In recent years, there are many scenes where stretching and fitness are used for training at home.

It needs to be cleaned after use because it will be sweaty and dirty, but did you know that the cleaning method varies depending on the material ?
Continuing with the wrong care can also accelerate deterioration.

In order to use it carefully for a long time, it is important to take proper care of it .
This time, I will introduce how to care for an open cell yoga mat.

What is open cell material?


An open-cell material with a water-absorbing material on the surface as a yoga mat that is very useful for hot yoga.
Absorbs moisture such as sweat and reduces slippage. High density and excellent cushioning .
In addition to daily care, deep care can be performed once or twice a month to remove perspiration, odors, and stains that have permeated the mat.

Care instructions (daily care)

1. Spray some household detergent or yoga mat cleaner diluted with water and wipe the entire mat with a soft cloth or sponge.
2. Wipe off the remaining water with a dry cloth.
3. Dry completely in a well-ventilated place without direct sunlight.
4. After confirming that it is completely dry, roll it up and store it.

How to care (deep care)

1. Put about 4L of water in the bathtub and add 10ml of the cap scale of the special cleanser.
2. Immerse the mat in the prepared solution and soak for 5-10 minutes while moving the mat occasionally.
3. Then rinse the mat thoroughly with clean water and squeeze out excess water.
4. Let it dry completely for a whole day.
5. After confirming that it is completely dry, roll it up and store it.

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