The shoulder stand plates cork and EVA foam are indispensable yoga aids in a nonslip high-strength style in top quality.
The shoulder stand is one of the basic postures in yoga; it shall improve functioning of the thyroid as well as metabolism and blood circulation. It is said that regular practice of this inverted pose can also change awareness through the improved flow of energy: from a materialistic orientation to a more spiritually oriented way of life.
When practicing shoulder stand, always keep an eye on your own physical limits. Yoga is not a question of perfection, but of feeling and sensing your own body. Go slowly and gently and use the advantages of these yoga aids. Make sure that shoulders and bent arms get to lie on the shoulder stand plate; only then your cervical spine will be free and discharged. The shoulder stand plates can also be used in many other sequences of poses for support.
Shoulder stand plates can be used optimally as support for sequences of poses or for the shoulder stand as a yoga posture by itself. Thereby overstretching certain parts of the body is prevented and the risk of injury can be reduced to a minimum. Through their light weight, shoulder stand plates can easily be taken your yoga studio.
We offer shoulder stand plates in two different models. The plate made from EVA-foam serves as a very light but firm base with a velvety and soft surface. It can easily be cleaned after practice with a damp cloth. The shoulder stand plate made from cork is a somewhat heavier high-strength base for practice, which has – due to the structure of cork – maximum grip. Due to the rounded edges, it huddles easily against the back of the neck. Due to the excellent grip of the surface, slipping is prevented as far as possible on a good yoga mat. With a yoga plate you give yourself safety in the shoulder stand and support in this way your physical and mental wellbeing.