How to Prepare for Your First Hot Yoga Class

When you first start practicing yoga, you'll probably have a lot of questions about what you're starting out with, what to wear, what to bring to class, and how to prepare. Knowing what's expected and what works ahead of time will help you feel more comfortable during your first class. Here's what you should know before your first flow. To prepare for your first yoga class, wear comfortable, lightweight clothing, such as a t-shirt or tank top and yoga pants or shorts.

It's no wonder that during a hot yoga class, temperatures skyrocket. To help you get the most out of your first hot yoga experience, I've compiled a list of how to prepare for and what to expect from your first hot yoga class.Planning ahead is key when it comes to preparing for a hot yoga class. Before you go to the studio, make sure you have the right outfit. Choose lightweight clothing that won't absorb sweat and will allow your body to breathe.

Avoid wearing anything too tight or restrictive as this can make it difficult to move freely. You may also want to bring a towel and water bottle with you.It's also important to stay hydrated before and after your hot yoga class. Drink plenty of water throughout the day and make sure you have some with you during the class. This will help keep your body cool and prevent dehydration.Finally, it's important to listen to your body during the class.

If you feel like you need a break, take one. Don't push yourself too hard or try to do poses that are too advanced for your level. Take it slow and focus on your breath.Contact The Hot Yoga Spot today for more information on how to prepare for your first hot yoga class. Susana offers therapeutic yoga to private clients through Shakti Urbana and advises internationally accredited Soul of Yoga students.

Sara Clark is a certified Vinyasa yoga and mindfulness teacher for 500 hours by EYT, Lululemon's global yoga ambassador, model and writer.