Yoga clothes are worn to practice yoga. Generally speaking, the style of tops includes long-sleeved, mid-long-sleeved, short-sleeved, vest, and suspenders. Most trousers are straight, flared, and bloomers. They are clothes against the skin and when you practice yoga, you will perspire heavily, so the material of yoga clothes is very critical. There are many common fabrics for yoga clothes, mainly the following types!
Quick-drying fabric with double-layer is a common fabric for sportswear. The layer against the skin is non-absorbent but porous chemical fiber, and the outer layer is an absorbent cotton blend. Chemical fibers and polyester fibers are in common usage. These kinds of fabrics will be more comfortable and not stick to the body after sweating.
OdellOdell fabric is made of the high-grade fiber made of vegetable protein fiber through a special process and cotton. It is an environment-friendly textile fabric.
Modal fiber is a kind of cellulose fiber and pure rayon fiber, which belongs to cellulose fiber like rayon. It is made from wood pulp from bushes in Europe and then made by a special spinning process. Modal is mostly used in the production of underwear now.
The cationic fabric is a full polyester fabric. Generally, cationic yarns are used as warp silks and ordinary polyester yarns are used as weft silks. Sometimes in order to achieve a better effect of hemp-like, polyester and cationic two-component fibers are blended.
Lycra fabric is made of Spandex (short for polyurethane fiber). It is also called "La Jia" (Pronunciation of Lycra in Cantonese area). In mainland China, sometimes it is directly called "Spandex cloth".
Viscose fabric is woven from viscose fiber, which has the characteristics of soft, smooth, breathable, antistatic, colorful dyeing, etc.
Milk fiber is made by adding softener to milk protein to make milk slurry, spinning milk protein fiber through wet spinning process and scientific processing, and further spinning milk silk that can be woven.
Chinlon is usually called nylon. Its scientific name is polyamide fiber, which is the general designation of polyamide fibers produced in China. Chinlon fabric is one of the light fabrics with the features of wear-resistant, durable and hygroscopic.
Source: It is edited by Dr. Cloth of Se Shang Fang on the basis of internet recourse.