Choose YOU is West Lothian’s first dedicated yoga studio.

Our holistic studio in Carmondean, Livingston is spacious, full of natural light and tastefully decorated.  We host a range of yoga classes in different styles and aim to provide something suitable for every ability.  We provide mats and other equipment which we use regularly to enable students to obtain poses they would otherwise be unable to achieve.

Choose YOU’ – yoga studio and wellness hub’ is owned and operated by local IYENGAR yoga teacher Eva Paterson.  Her vision was to create a central, fully equipped and dedicated venue that could hold up to 20 students comfortably.

Eva began teaching in 2004.   Choose YOU was born in June 2017, as finding suitable spaces to hold classes had become increasingly difficult and more expensive.

The entrance and studio are both warm and welcoming.  The studio has become a ‘community space’.  Fellow students have become friends and the space is well used by other local instructors.

We welcome enquiries from tutors of yoga, mindfulness, tai chi, pilates and other holistic disciplines, including training courses.

Choose YOU has two therapy rooms also available for let.  A range of times and pricing options are available to holistic practitioners, counsellors etc.

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"Great place created and run with love and passion."

Felicitas Scheel

"Yoga does not just change the way we see things, it transforms the person who sees."

B.K.S.Iyengar

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Some of the many services Choose You Yoga provide

  • Wide range of yoga classes (style and intensity)
  • 1000 sq ft studio available to let when not in use by our teachers
  • Target-area specific classes for people with back/neck/hip/knee issues (if demand)
  • Sports related focus i.e. for runners/cyclists (where required)
  • Private tuition (can focus on the target-areas and/or sports related tension)
  • Restorative classes
  • Holistic and therapuetic treatments/clinics i.e. massage, nutrition, hynotherapy
  • Equipped, sound-proofed and well located therapy rooms available to highly skilled local therapists i.e. massage, reiki, counselling.  A range of letting times and options are available
  • Weekend workshops and training courses in a range of holistic fields
  • Studio space available to private tutors, charities and community groups

Events & Classes

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What our clients say

Eva's yoga classes are incredibly energising - it's like pressing a big 'reset' button on mind and body every single week! Her instructions for the poses are detailed and clear, with different levels of challenge depending on where you are in practice. And I always get my best night's sleep on yoga class night!

Helen-Jane
Editor & Manager, Konect Magazines

I was recommended three years ago to join Eva's class at Choose You Yoga and what an impact it has had on my mind, body and soul! Eva is a truly special teacher, who gives incredible insight and detailed instruction within her practice. She is an extremely positive teacher and offers excellent (and achievable) alternatives, when the body will not comply. A consummate professional.

Taylor Wilson
Choose You customer

Brilliant sessions, Eva is professional, fun, and kowledgable

Lorraine Gillies
Choose You Yoga customer