We have some great news for your abs: The ultimate piece of belly-fat-busting equipment is a $30 stability ball. When researchers at California State University, Sacramento, hooked up electrodes to the midsections of 18 people, they found that ball moves recruited twice the number of muscle fibers as traditional crunches or yoga/Pilates-inspired workouts. Scientists credit the ball's instability with doubling the toning power of these moves.
These simple strength training exercises from trainer Kira Stokes will help you get rid of back fat. She'll walk you through a fitness tutorial focusing on your muscles on your back, which reduce the appearance of back fat when toned and strengthened.
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