Feb 10, 2016

Top 10 Yoga Accessories for a Great Yoga Experience

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Yoga is the most relaxing workout you can do to get healthy without hurting your body and joints. Yoga is  a spiritual and ascetic discipline, which includes breath control, simple meditation, and the adoption of specific bodily postures. It is widely practiced for health and relaxation. You don’t have to spend a fortune or waste your time going to classes. There are many resources and videos online that will allow you to do it at home. For a great yoga experience, all you need are a few good accessories. Below are the Top 10 Yoga Accessories for a Great Yoga Experience.


Yoga Wheel

A yoga wheel is designed to improve flexibility, assist in stretching, and release tension around in the back, chest, and spine.

Plexus Yoga Wheel (Pebble)

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Made from Premium Gaiam Yoga Mats, this wheel won’t slip and the 5mm of cushioning will be gentle on your joints.

  • Handcrafted Yoga Wheel
  • Release tension and stretch
  • Made from 5mm premium yoga mats
  • Excellent for opening up your back, hips, chest, and shoulders
  • Lightweight and Portable
  • Designed to withstand constant, heavy, and repeated use without breaking down
  • Highly recommended for back pain patients and breastfeeding mothers
  • No-slip and gentle on the body

Yoga Blocks

For trying out a new pose or ensuring your safety and alignment a block can help us all take our practice where we want it to go.

Gaiam Yoga Block

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Gaiam’s Yoga Essentials Block is lightweight yet stable. Choose the block that suits you from a variety of bright colors.

  • Non-slip surface to ensure stability
  • Deepen your stretches and poses
  • Ensure proper alignment during poses

Yoga Strap

If you are serious about deepening your practice and taking it to the next level, using yoga straps will help you reach limbs more easily and hold poses and stretches for longer.

Fit Spirit Fitness Exercise Yoga Strap

yoga strap

Choose the belt that suits you from a variety of bright colors and size.

  • Deepens stretches
  • Improves flexibility
  • Allows you to maintain poses for a longer period of time

Yoga Mat

Yoga mats will keep you in place and comfortable during any intense yoga practice.

Gaiam Sol Power-Grip Yoga Mat

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Specifically designed to blend cushioning and stability, the Power-Grip mat is constructed of 100% natural rubber with a specialized stabilizing core that prevents bunching and stretching, while providing a firmer, denser foundation. Both grounding and supportive, this 4mm mat also offers an amazing fabric-like texture that provides incredible grip.

  • Premium mat with a fabric-like texture for superior grip
  • Internal scrim prevents bunching and stretching
  • Ideal for hot yoga, in home or the studio
  • Durable and long lasting
  • 4mm of cushioning
  • Supports your and your joints
  • 100% natural rubber
  • Lifetime guarantee

Yoga Tote

Yoga totes provide a secure and stylish way to easily carry your yoga mats and other accessories around.

Gaiam Marrakesh Embroidered Yoga Mat Tote Bag

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Gaiam’s Yoga Mat Totes are 100% cotton and fully lined in nylon fabric. Will fit any standard or premium Yoga or Pilates mat up to 28-inch wide. Stylish delicate marrakesh embroidered detail and color options. This tote fits most yoga or Pilates mat sizes and closes securely with magnetic snaps. Bag features one exterior and one interior zip pocket.

  • Holds almost any size yoga or Pilates mat
  • Magnetic-snap closure
  • One exterior zip pocket and one interior zip pocket


Yoga Mat Wash

Everyone should keep a bottle of these handy. Use cleaner sprays to help cleanse and disinfect your mat after every practice.

Gaiam Yoga Mat Cleaner Spray (4oz)


mat wash

Give your mat a squeaky-clean cleanse after a sweaty practice.

Yoga Legging

Yoga legging are lightweight, soft, flexible and comfy. Perfect for your yoga sessions or any workout sessions.

Women’s Slim Two Tone Workout Full Length Yoga Pants

yoga pants

  • 60% Nylon, 28% Polyester, 12% Spandex
  • Machine Washable
  • Soft Yarn, Flexible, Stretchy, and Comfy
  • Full Length Leggings Yoga Pants for Fitness Workouts
  • Moisture Management fabric.
  • Made of stretch material that provides mobility for training and leisure activities
  • Please check Size Chart Image before buying

Yoga Shirt

A good yoga shirt that fits nicely and comfortably is a must if you to be distraction-free and focus on your yoga workout.

Champion Women’s Powertrain T-Shirt

yoga shirt

  • 100% Polyester
  • Imported
  • Machine Wash
  • Moisture-wicking T-shirt featuring scoop neckline and chafe-resistant flatlock seams

Yoga Socks

Yoga socks provide excellent grip even without a mat. When doing unfamiliar yoga poses will help with stability and posture.
Gaiam Grippy Toeless Yoga Socks

yoga socks

  • Perfect for travel or studio use
  • Open toe design allows for better tactile feel and balance
  • One size fits most (Women’s shoes 5-10/ Men’s shoe 4-9)
  • 81% cotton, 11% Nylon, 5% polyester, 2% rubber, 1% spandex


Yoga Gloves

As with yoga socks, yoga gloves provide excellent grip for those awkward poses.

Gaiam Super Grippy Yoga Gloves

yoga gloves

The finger-and-palm targeted traction design of these yoga gloves gives you a non-slip surface anytime, anywhere to increase balance and stability.

  • Lightweight and breathable
  • Finger palm targeted traction
  • Allows you to practice with or without a mat
  • All Grip; No Slip
  • One Size Fits Most
  • 92% cotton, 6% nylon, 2% elastane
  • Machine wash in cold water; Dry flat
  • Available in 3 colors
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