Although yoga classes have grown in popularity over the years, some individuals may find that private lessons are more appealing. Unlike basic classes, private lessons are a one on one experience with an instructor. Private lessons can bring about improvements to one’s mental and physical health and help one achieve personal yoga goals. Beginning yoga students can feel overwhelmed in typical class settings, particularly during the first few classes. It can seem difficult to keep up and personal flexibility might require a little work before it becomes easier to get into different poses. According to Yoga From the Heart, beginners can avoid feeling overwhelmed and uncomfortable by taking private lessons to get started. (1) A private yoga instructor shows each move personally and can help improve form immediately, which makes it easier to get started.