If you’re coming to yoga from a fitness perspective, you might think yoga just looks like stretching. If that’s the case, you’d probably say restorative yoga just looks like a nap. However, it’s so much more than simple rest. Restorative yoga is distinguished by its use of props and long holds in each therapeutic pose. …
Build up support across the front of your pelvis so that you can lie down with both sides of the pelvis evenly dropping down into the bolster. Additional support under your chest and/or forehead may be the perfect finishing touch to soften your neck and shoulders so you can take slow, deep breaths and be able to enjoy the sensations of your hips opening as you release your body into gravity.