6 Exercises To Help You Lose Arm FatBy Rob Poulos...
Arm fat, its what makes us wear sweaters over tank tops and t-shirts when we should be going shirtless. Learning how to lose arm fat can help you develop more confidence—and stay cool–when the temperature rises.
Although spot reduction as a general technique doesn’t work, there are arm exercises you can do to reduce your arm fat successfully. Keep reading to find out which exercises can help you begin to get rid of arm fat.
If your goal is to learn how to burn off arm fat you’ll need the proper equipment to help you get the job done. You can choose bodyweight exercises, dumbbells, resistance bands or a weight & bench kit. Whatever exercise equipment you choose to lose or tone arm fat, just make sure you have what you need before you begin.
Bicep curls are a great way to get rid of pesky arm fat by burning fat and building the muscles underneath the fat. This is a crucial part of learning how to burn fat on your arm; you can’t just reduce calories b/c you’ll still have flabby, but smaller arms. For toned arms that you feel good about showing off you need strength training exercises like bicep curls to build lean muscles while you burn away the excess fat.
Choose which type of exercise equipment you’ll use to perform these bicep curls to help you reduce arm fat. For maximum effectiveness you need to perform these exercises properly as well as to avoid injury.
Push ups have always been one of the go to exercises for those who are looking for exercises to tone their arms. Push ups are one of the easiest exercises to perform and what’s best, you can do them anywhere you have the time and space to finish a set or 2.
You can choose to do them on your knees or on your toes, as well as a wide variety of push up variations to target specific muscle groups in the arm. Place your arms closer to your body or farther out to lose fat in a specific area. If you’re really serious about losing arm fat, drop down and do a set of push ups whenever you have time. In the office, on lunch or while you’re catching up on the news, a set here and there can help you get rid of arm fat and transform arm muscles.
You can’t talk about how to lose arm fat without talking about triceps. For men and women alike flabby triceps can be a huge source of pain, embarrassment and self-consciousness. The good news is that triceps dips can help you burn arm fat in your triceps and transform them into killer muscles you can be proud of.
All you’ll need is access to a bench or sturdy chair and you can get busy ridding your arms of that annoying fat. Triceps dips provide another convenient way that you can work on your arm fat whenever you have a few free minutes. Add triceps dips to your regular exercise regimen so that you can begin to fat all over your arms, not just your biceps.
[Triceps dips can be performed anywhere to help you get rid of arm fat!]
Reverse curls are a good exercise to burn off unsightly arm fat in your forearms. Although for most of us this is the last part of the arm we have to worry about, it is important get a thorough arm workout for sleek arms that look like they belong to the same person!
To perform reverse curls you will need a barbell with weight, enough to provide a challenging workout but not so much that you can’t complete a third set. Hold the bar at your waist in an overhand grip with your feet about shoulder-width apart; this is your starting position. Then you simply perform your basic curl exercise, flexing your muscles to lift the bar to shoulder level and return to starting position.
In order to lose overall arm fat performing reverse curls you will need to rely on your forearm muscles to lift the barbell. Do not swing your arms wildly.