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Look Like You Lost 5lbs Overnight w/These Belly De-Puffing Foods to Eat & Avoid

Since it is literally impossible to drop poundage on a day’s notice, yet you still want to look as if you’ve “lost weight,” your best bet is to go for a decrease in circumference… through water loss. Here are foods that can help do the trick. Um… make sure you choose organic- it’s even better [...]

 

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12 Ways To Beat The Bulge

You could go on a dramatic weight loss plan, with a strict, unvaried diet and time-consuming workout plan. And for some people, that is necessary. But if you’re just trying to fight off a little bulge that seems to be creeping up and over your belt, try these easy 12 steps to combat your daily bulge-building habits. You’re closer than you think to buttoning up your pants again without grunting, jumping up and down or laying flat on the floor.

 

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Best No-Sit Up Ab Exercises

Yes, you can have a beach-worthy set of abs without succumbing to torturous sit-ups!

When it comes to bathing suits, what is your main area of concern? If you’re the average woman or man, it’s likely your stomach. The suns’ piping hot and you can’t hide under a sweater any more. But before you strip down to your skivvies, it’s probably a good idea that you spend a few minutes a day tending to your soon-to-be best assets—your abs. Great thing is, you don’t have to hit the gym, lift a weight, or even do a sit-up to have a head-turning stomach.

 

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10 No-Workout Tricks to Get Rid of Your Spare Tire Tummy for Good!

Got a spare tire tummy or a muffin top that you just can’t shake… or, um, get rid of? More than being an area of visual insecurity, the visceral fat (the technical term for the fat that gathers on the stomach) that rolls over your jeans is also seriously bad for your health as it surrounds vital organs and can increase your risk of diabetes and heart disease. Exercise physiologists at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Department of Human Studies discovered that as few as 80 minutes exercise (either cardio or resistance) a week can get rid of visceral fat.

While the best way, long term, to cut the fat and show off cut abs is to take the 3-prong cardio (to burn the fat), resistance (to tone the muscles beneath), diet (to burn the fat from the inside) approach, there are a few tricks to make your muffin top less noticeable now.

 

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5 Easy Ways to get Flat Abs

Stop with the hundreds of crunches already! You see, you can crunch until the cows come home and still have a muffin top folding over your jeans. The reason? When you’re doing those hundreds of daily sit-ups you are actually extinguishing all of the oxygen from your muscles, essentially you are suffocating them as opposed to strengthening them. This doesn’t mean that crunches are pointless. But there are techniques you can do to make your ab-routine more effective and efficient, giving you better results in less time- as little as 5-minutes a day!