Yoga mats can attract bacteria, especially if you use them frequently. After all, they’re constantly coming into contact with our skin. It’s a good idea to learn how to make your own yoga mat cleaner so you can keep germs, mildew and allergens at bay.
There are many different recipes you can follow, but I typically put water, vinegar, tea tree oil, and some essential oils into my DIY yoga mat cleaner spray. I find this is the simplest, most efficient mixture.