Exercise is perhaps one of the best things you can do for yourself next to eating healthy, when it comes to improving your mood – feeling happy and energetic. Forget about popping pills, exercise has both short and long lasting mood and cognitive boosting action on the brain. Here’s how exercise is better than xanax; and how to get the most out of your exercise plan.
Lauren, Author at Sexy Strong Fit
The purpose of this post is to merely point out the difference between putting in the work to achieve the body and life you want and being lazy and making no effort to go get it! Building a lean curvy body, kicking ass like a badass and having a fulfilling life takes dedication, time, a whole lot of passion and a little bravery too! So just in case you want to be fat, skinny and average like everyone else, keep reading.
When it comes to getting toned and tight legs and glutes, cellulite has no place! Cellulite is the bumpy fat deposits visible on the surface of the skin in mainly areas of the body where we hold more fat. The fat deposit creates pressure on the surrounding connective tissues, pulling the skin downward causing pitting and dimples. Use these 7 tips for hot AF legs this summer.
Traditional keto diets are centered on a diet that is made up of mostly fat – 75 to 80% of your calories; while 10 to 15% come from protein and the remaining 10 to 5% from carbs. This diet limits carbs so much, that it forces your body to use up any fat on the body as fuel in a process called ketosis. This diet is best used by those who have plenty of fat to burn off or for those who want to quickly shed a few pounds before beach season. If you’re not carrying a lot of extra fat to begin with, this diet is probably not for you! Consider using a modified keto diet, in this case! Follow it here!
With summer fast approaching, the time has come to cut calories and put some restrictions on that diet. Sure, you can simply clean it up, reduce those cheat meals, or cut back on your carbs but chances are if you’re not taking your diet as seriously as your workouts, your results will progress slower than you like. The right diet can make the difference between wanting to show off your beach body to covering it up with a towel, here are 4 fat burn diets for your summer bod!
The first part of the day can easily getaway from you if you roll out of bed every morning without a care in the world. Throw something on, eat the first thing you see, and just barely make it to work on time, still half in a daze. Make your day more productive, kickstart your day with these 11 badass habits. You may not want to incorporate all of them, but just a few will get you moving in the right direction!
We all crave sugar! And why wouldn’t we? Sugar in all its forms can provide a nice satisfying physiological and biochemical effect – both on the brain and body. As a result we can feel energetic and happy when we eat it! Sugar cravings can be the result of many factors including our hormones, stress or emotional triggers and of course what we eat. A sugar detox can help get a hold of your sugar cravings, and also provide some much needed health benefits!
Heart disease is a silent killer and the leading cause of death in women in the US, accounting for 1 in 4 deaths. Fortunately, there are many things we can do to keep our hearts and bodies functioning healthy and optimally from the inside out. Why not start now, it is after all Heart Health Month! Here are 15 ways to keep your heart functioning optimally!