Over 20 million people in the U.S. practice yoga! Discovering the type of yoga that’s right for you depends on what you want to get out of it, how you want your body, mind, and spirit to feel, and what you’re willing to put into it. And once you figure that out, it’s still a good idea to shop around and find a studio that you connect with. Good thing there are so many types of yoga to choose from. If you’re curious but don’t know how to get started, we will explain several types of yoga and how to choose which one meets your individual needs. Keep reading to learn more.
You’re busy. You’re tired. You’re stressed. And you’ve heard from everyone and their mother that yoga for stress relief would be good for you. Sound familiar? You’re not alone. 44% of Americans say their stress has gone up in the past five years. At the same time, 36.7 million people are practicing yoga in the U.S. One of the most popular beliefs about yoga? It’s great for stress relief. Here’s how this yoga thing works – and how you can use a yoga practice to lower your stress levels for a happier, healthier life.