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Buying a new yoga mat shouldn’t be stressful. Yoga itself is supposed to relieve your stress. To help you sort through the masses, we’ve got 9 different yoga mats below to help you easily find the best one for you.

Vernice Vita Yoga Mat:
The Vernice Vita Yoga Mat is specially made for you to “feel the yoga, not the floor”. This three-layered yoga mat has done an amazing job at solving the complaints of so many yogis in regards to the traditional yoga mat. The memory foam in the middle layer of this mat, along with the non-skid top and bottom layer, make this yoga mat a top choice among beginners and advanced yoga students. Practicing with the Vernice Vita Yoga Mat can help you maximize your practice and minimize your pain. (*sponsored)

Unique Qualities:

  • The only yoga mat with memory foam, which helps protect your wrists, knees, elbows, head and ankles.
  • Top layer of mat is textured neoprene that is water resistant to help stabilize your hands and feet.
  • Extremely durable design.
  • Available in two sizes and two thicknesses of memory foam.
  • Suitable for all types of yoga including: Vinyasa Flow, Power, Bikram, Ashtanga, Iyengar, Gentle, Kundalini, Yin, Pre/Post Natal yoga and many others.

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Limited Edition Blogilates Yoga Mat:
If you are a fan of Blogilates and Cassey Ho, then this hot pink Limited Edition mat is going to fit your style perfectly!

Unique Qualities: 

  • Designed by Cassey Ho
  • .Includes an exclusive Blogilates yoga mat bag.
  • Lightweight, yet very durable.
  • $5 flat rate shipping in US

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Gaiam Coral Blossom Yoga Mag (3 mm):
You can add a touch of beauty to your yoga routine with this mat. Perfect for at home or in the studio.

Unique Qualities:

  • 6P-free to protect you from exposure to phthalates.
  • Calming design to help you relax during your yoga routine.
  • Non-slip surface plus 3mm of cushioning.
  • Made exclusively by Gaiam.

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Manduka eKO Lite® Mat:
Sweat much while practicing yoga? If so, then this mat, with its superior grip, will provide the best comfort and performance while you practice.

Unique Qualities:

  • Made from biodegradable, non-Amazon harvested, natural tree rubber.
  • 99% latex-free and safe to use for most people with latex sensitivities.
  • An eco-yoga mat with no PVC or toxic plasticizers.
  • Tri Layer Technology for an optimal combination of grip, durability and slip-resistance.
  • Available in a variety of colors.

GET THE SKINNY: Manduka offers a Yoga Mat Recycling Program! Find out if your mat can be recycled by clicking here.  Receive 20% off your next order from Manduka when you turn your old mat in for a new one!

eKO Lite Yoga Mat

Sun Children’s Yoga Mat:
With our lives getting faster and faster every day, teaching kids the art of yoga might not just be something you want to do, but rather something you need to do. This yoga mat is shorter than the typical yoga mat, making it perfect for the kids.

Unique Qualities:

  • Free of toxins, lead, phalates, PVC, form amide, BPA and latex.
  • 100% biodegradable, recyclable and hypoallergenic.
  • CPSIA tested and approved.
  • Shortened length perfect for kids: 36″x14″.

GET THE SKINNY: This product is being discontinued! Get yours today before they are all gone! Click here to purchase.

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Everything Yoga Ultra Circular Mat:
This extra thick mat is perfect for all kinds of mat exercises, including yoga! Plus, doesn’t working out on a circular mat just seem to make it more fun?!

Unique Qualities:

  • Extremely durable and completely latex-free.
  • 1/4″ extra thick for added comfort.
  • Textured and non-slip on both sides of the mat.
  • 4′ (diameter) mat gives you plenty of room to move around comfortably.
  • Available in various colors.

Round Exercise Mat

 

Gaiam Tree Of Life Print Yoga Mat:
If you’re the gal that loves matching your shoes to your handbag to your tank, then this yoga mat is perfect for you! Not only can you get this neat design on the mat, but it also looks great on the matching yoga tote bag and iPhone cover!

Unique Qualities:

  • Great mat for beginners and advanced yogis.
  • Natural and organic design help set the tone for a relaxing yoga routine.
  • Non-slip surface.
  • 6P-free for your safety.

GET THE SKINNY: The Yoga Tote Bag and the iPhone Cover are BOTH on sale right now! Great gift idea for the holidays!

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adidas by Stella McCartney Yoga Mat:
Calling all fashionistas! This is the yoga mat you have been searching for! You will definitely turn heads when you roll this mat out at your next yoga class!

Unique Qualities:

  • Detachable carrying straps
  • Hip, chic design
  • Unique dotted Stella logo down the side of the mat
  • Excellent adidas quality mat

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Yogasana Spring Cotton Yoga Mat:
If you’ve been searching for a unique, hand-woven yoga mat, then this Yogasana mat is going to fit your preferences. While it comes in a variety of colors, we love this bright fresh green color!

Unique Qualities:

  • yoEach mat is hand-loomed in India and signed by the master weaver.
  • Reversible.
  • 100% Cotton.
  • 15-Year Guarantee.
  • Lots of gorgeous colors to choose from.

Spring Cotton Yoga Mat

Got a great mat not on this list? Leave a comment below and tell us about it!