New to Yoga?

Yoga is a practice of focusing on your breath to change the current state of the body and the mind. Yoga includes body postures and movements, breathing techniques, and the practice of meditation; creating stillness in the mind. Yoga is not a religion and does not adhere to any specific religion. Yoga is a journey of coming to know yourself better and is for both men and women of any age.

A note here for individuals with injury: please get permission from your Doctor before attending classes. You will want to start with Gentle classes before moving back into more challenging classes.

Ages:

  • Children 16 years and older, with Adult, may attend

Class Etiquette:

  • Please arrive 5-15 minutes before class. 

  • No late attendance accepted

  • No Cellphones - leave them in your car!

 

Yoga Mat Rental:

  • We rent yoga mats for $2 cash

 

Do's and Don'ts:

  • Try not to eat 2-3 hours before class

  • Do not wear strong perfumes or colognes

  • Do not smoke cigarettes before coming to class; the smell is strong and lingers on your clothes.

  • Leave your cell phone in your car

  • Bring a water bottle to Hot Classes

  • Do come to learn

How to pick the right class for me:

  • Don't got to a class above your skill level

  • Read our class descriptions for the skill level guide

What is a novice yoga student:

  • someone who has never practiced yoga in a studio space

What is a beginner yoga student:

  • someone who has practiced at home, but not in a yoga studio

  • someone in their first year of continuous yoga practice

  • someone who has not practiced in awhile

What are Warm and Hot Yoga Classes:

  • We heat our classroom to a toasty 85-95 degrees 

  • Not for novice students

  • Not for those who have high/low blood pressure, had a stroke, or has heart disease

  • Not for pregnant women

  • Increase Flexibility: Yoga can help individuals with various forms of Arthritis and joint pain.

 

  • Build Strength: You use your own body's weight to gain more useable strength. Many students notice a leaner body figure with higher muscle defintion.

 

  • Yoga is body movement that focuses on the breath. And Pilates is modeled on many yoga poses that strengthen the body.

 

  • Yoga poses are known as 'Asanas' and are often called by their Sanskrit names.

 

  • Meditation: Yoga helps to quiet the Mind.

 

  • Some styles of Yoga create a 'profuse heat within the body,' also known as sweating. These styles include Hatha, Ashtanga, Vinyasa Flow, Core and Hot Yoga, to name a few.

 

  • Yoga is NOT a religion or a cult! Everyone can practice yoga.

 

  • Yoga slows the aging process by keeping the joints flexible and hydrated! Most new students come in complaining of aches and pains; often students feel a huge difference in their bodies within the first month of weekly practice! What do you have to lose?

 

What is YOGA?

 

WHEN DO WE OPEN?

we open 15 minutes before each class and stay open 15 minutes after class

FAQs?

please click here to find a list of general questions

OUR ADDRESS:

1050 EAST MONTAGUE AVE., SUITE B

N. CHARLESTON, SC 29405

CONTACT US:

 

email: hellobarefootyoga@gmail.com  

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phone: (843) 405-7623

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