Gecko Journal: The Blog from Gecko Yoga

  • This is How Long Your Yoga Mat Will Take to Decompose

    Is your yoga mat biodegradable, or will it sit in a landfill for hundreds of years once you're done using it? In this article, we'll tell you just how long your yoga mat will take to decompose.
  • How Much Does a Yoga Mat Cost?

    Yoga mats can range anywhere from €5-€300. So what's the difference between them, and how much should you be investing in your yoga mat?
  • Is Your Yoga Mat Keeping a Dirty Secret?

    How dirty is your yoga mat? Studies have shown that shocking amounts of germs, fungi, and bacteria live on yoga mats. Here’s how to keep yours clean.
  • The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Your Perfect Yoga Mat

    Yoga mats vary greatly in price, material, and environmental friendliness. Here's how to choose a yoga mat that's perfect for you and your practice.
  • Is Your Yoga Mat Toxic? Find Out Here.

    You might be practicing on a toxic yoga mat without even knowing it. Here's how to check if your yoga mat is made from toxic plastic, and how to find a non-toxic alternative.
  • What To Do With Your Old Yoga Mats (Hint: It's Not Throwing Them Away!)

    Our favorite ways to reuse, repurpose, and upcycle old yoga mats.
  • 5 Signs It's Time to Get a New Yoga Mat

    If you’re wondering whether it’s time to say goodbye to your old yoga mat, here are 5 clear signs that it’s time for an upgrade.