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Addicted to Yoga Gear

Addicted to Yoga Gear

Do you feel under pressure to turn up to your yoga class in the ‘right’ yoga gear? Do you hanker after a pair of ultra-cool, high-end leggings that you’ve seen modelled on Instagram? Or are you one of those students that stubbornly wear your leggings until they’re practically threadbare? (more…)

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Is Wearing Yoga Pants 24/7 Bad For Your Health?

Is Wearing Yoga Pants 24/7 Bad For Your Health?
Is Wearing Yoga Pants 24/7 Bad For Your Health?
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Wearing leggings all day feels great. Liberating, trendy, and perfect for making the transition between athletic and leisure activities quite literally seamless.

But are you aware of the health risks that go with wearing yoga gear 24/7? From an increased risk of yeast infections to outbreaks of spots to rashes, here’s how to avoid some of the inconvenient and embarrassing side effects that can come with living in your yoga pants. (more…)

Rap and Yoga Get Together

Rap and Yoga Get Together

 

Rap and Yoga Get Together
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Despite their superficial differences, yoga and rap are proving a great partnership. For a music genre that stylistically prizes comfort while addressing themes beyond the comfortable, what could offer more sthiram sukham than gear that lends itself to the odd spiritual gangster vrschikasana? (more…)