There are certain hormones that we must consider whether we want build muscle mass, and among them, is important control levels of cortisol to gain muscle, because although is important a little stress, overmuch this can be a real enemy of hypertrophy.
Cortisol, stress hormone
Levels of cortisol in the body are increased by the level of stress, therefore, an intense workout like we need to damage muscle fibers and then generate hypertrophy, can raise this hormone in the body.
While this is necessary, increased levels of cortisol over time, will not allow muscle recovery is effective with the consequent creation of new muscle fibers. That is, elevated levels of cortisol in the long term, it will prevent hypertrophy. Read the rest of this entry »
There are different ways of working the midsection and the variety is the taste, so today we offer not only diversify your abdominal routine periodically, but also work your abs with hypopressive.
Hypopressive: How to perform them?
The hypopressive exercises have some time with us, and while they are popular as others, can contribute greatly to strengthening the abdomen and other respiratory muscles and prevent injuries, as they are looking to reduce intra-abdominal pressure and keep the soil pelvic.
Besides having intended to reduce intra-abdominal pressure, the types of hypopressive are exercises posture and breathing, which require good running technique so we can get to them, the desired effects. Read the rest of this entry »
The exercise is very positive in a weight loss plan. For physical exercise in the hot months it is important to follow a healthy recommendation:
- First, the best time to exercise is first thing in the morning when it is cooler on the street. Of course, it is essential to avoid physical exertion in the most sunshine hours.
- Drink plenty of water to stay well hydrated. Do not wait until you’re thirsty to drink water, it is important to drink small sips regularly throughout the day. Avoid fizzy drinks abuse.
All we ask what is the secret to having a firm buttock, and the truth that there is not much mystery in the matter: you have to move, women! And yes, we have a cute tail in nature, but only the exercise will help us to maintain over time and, of course, to improve it.
If you want your bubbles look better than ever, neglects laziness and excuses and start doing some of these exercises to tone buttocks, which perfectly can do in your own home. They are very effective and if you practice consistently, before long you will see great results in your rear.
Put on comfortable clothes; prepare a bottle of water and practicing!
Squats are one of the best exercises for the glutes, so no excuses! If you start to do several times a week, you will notice your butt firmer and formed shortly. Also squats strengthen thighs and hips. Read the rest of this entry »
It’s time to show off a well-toned flat stomach, and that the good weather and therefore we have to be ready. After following a proper diet and aerobic exercise we are going to stop in an exercise to improve the state of your abdomen. These are the extensions and contractions of legs on fitball.
The swiss ball or fitball has many uses and one that we will always stop in the useful work of the abdominal wall, because due to their instability and the myriad of moves that allows us to be the perfect vehicle to time to get a flat stomach and tone perfectly.
Execution of the exercise:
To perform this exercise simply need a fitball ball and our bodies that will drive the movement. To start we will stand with our feet on the fitball and body face down with arms outstretched and resting on the floor. We start with whole body stretched and stabilized, so that your back is straight and your head facing forward. Stabilize the arms and the body through the trunk will remain in tension. Read the rest of this entry »
Many times we endeavor to find difficult to perform exercises introducing sophisticated equipment and complex positions, typical of a future film. This time we go to the past, focusing on plyometric pushups, very old exercise used for Rocky Balboa and Bruce Lee to improve the power of the arms and chest.
Power is the ability to make an intense effort in the shortest time possible. Therefore, strength and speed are interacting. This quality, if we focus on the upper body is very important is certain sports such as handball, volleyball, football (throw and actions of the porters), tennis, paddle tennis and combat sports. With plyometric pushups we will develop high levels of power to be transferred to our sport actions. Read the rest of this entry »
Summer is a time of change in the lives of people and all changes always generate a certain level of anxiety as involving a break with the rhythm of the year.
Summer is a particularly positive time to think about you and look for your own welfare. Yoga is a technique that is all the rage these days and more and more students who join courses and classes in yoga in cities and towns.
Summer is a good time to start different plans and new adventures. To do this, request information on leisure centers in your city or town hall for possible summer activities. Summer is a good time to do yoga and thanks to good weather you can practice on the beach or in a park. Read the rest of this entry »
The abdomen is the karma of most of us that we always look forward to ensure that this area is more level as possible; especially in summer time we want our figure on the beach. Many times we don’t have the time to go to the gym, so today we bring you this quick super abdominal routine that will help you define the area in a short time.
You must bear in mind that the continued practice of this exercise routine to achieve a flat stomach, you must add one power balanced. It is not about strict dieting (and even less this holiday season), but rather to eat as healthy as possible, eliminating the intake of fat and decreasing the amount of carbohydrates.
To get an idea of how to follow a healthy diet, do not miss our article with secrets to a successful diet. It is best to start slowly and heeding your body, because often we overexertion and ultimately do not complete the routine and ended up with excruciating pain. Read the rest of this entry »
We all know well that the caloric impact of a Sunday jogging is relatively weak within the scale of a week, and that 30 minutes of race are not authorized to go with the meal. However, there are favorable moments more than others, to optimize the effects of aerobic exercise, such as fasting, or after a weight training session.
Clearly, the benefits of career are not limited to weight loss; it would be unfair if we also consider the impact on health and the preventive role at the level of hypertension, diabetes, and stroke. Actually it is a kind of super drug with multiple functions.
Start the practice of running
Do not forget that running entails certain risks, and not only at heart (be advised to undergo a small medical check before starting this type of exercise). Side here is “impact” of the race, in the proper sense of the term. Read the rest of this entry »
Whether you are an athlete with a great experience and if you’re a fan or have decided to leave behind the sedentary lifestyle are very important to assess our fitness to adapt exercise and training to our own conditions and characteristics.
The practice of sport, even occasionally, is very beneficial to health, provided it is done with head and taking into account the advice of specialists. Thus, before starting our daily training program is essential to assess our current physical state. An evaluation of our physical form has a number of advantages:
- We will have a clearer view of our physical form, which will be of great help in defining our goals and move forward.